Life at West Des Moines Community Schools

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Preschool Palooza is Back for a Second Year!

WDMCS Community Education’s Preschool Palooza event will take place on November 8, from 9:30 […]

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This pumpkin of Mouse received a reply tweet from the author, Laura Numeroff.

It’s a Great Pumpkin Patch at Jordan Creek

Jordan Creek Elementary has taken pumpkin decorating and the love of reading to a […]

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Dates for Public Feedback Sessions on Boundaries Set

The public is invited to give feedback on boundary options at three public forums:

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Welcome to West Des Moines Community School District

The West Des Moines Community School District serves more than 55,000 residents in the western portion of Polk County – West Des Moines and Clive, parts of Urbandale and Windsor Heights, and nearby rural areas.

For more than 100 years, the West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) has been preparing learners for life. We are the ninth largest district in the state with more than 9,000 kindergarten through 12th grade students, approximately 1,200 employees and 14 schools.

Information for Students

What's New

This pumpkin of Mouse received a reply tweet from the author, Laura Numeroff.

It’s a Great Pumpkin Patch at Jordan Creek

Jordan Creek Elementary has taken pumpkin decorating and the love of reading to a […]

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38 Students to Participate in All-State Music Festival

The Valley High School fine arts department will have 38 students participate in the […]

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Jordan Creek students were asked to bring in a pumpkin decorated as a book character to decorate the media center.

Life in the WDMCS 10/27/14

Life in the WDMCS is a weekly feature that highlights what is happening at […]

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Information for Staff

What's New

This pumpkin of Mouse received a reply tweet from the author, Laura Numeroff.

It’s a Great Pumpkin Patch at Jordan Creek

Jordan Creek Elementary has taken pumpkin decorating and the love of reading to a […]

Read more
boundary_study_box

Dates for Public Feedback Sessions on Boundaries Set

The public is invited to give feedback on boundary options at three public forums:

Read more
Jordan Creek students were asked to bring in a pumpkin decorated as a book character to decorate the media center.

Life in the WDMCS 10/27/14

Life in the WDMCS is a weekly feature that highlights what is happening at […]

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WDMCS Newcomers

About Our Schools

The West Des Moines Community School District serves more than 55,000 residents in the western portion of Polk County.

What's New

boundary_study_box

Dates for Public Feedback Sessions on Boundaries Set

The public is invited to give feedback on boundary options at three public forums:

Read more
Jordan Creek students were asked to bring in a pumpkin decorated as a book character to decorate the media center.

Life in the WDMCS 10/27/14

Life in the WDMCS is a weekly feature that highlights what is happening at […]

Read more