Life in the WDMCS is a weekly feature that highlights what is happening at each of our buildings.
Crestview School of Inquiry fifth-grader Salowmi Par and her mom, Deli Lawi, with a cabbage they grew from a small plant she received in her third-grade class.
Crestview School of Inquiry kindergartner Tavius King shows off the “glitter germs” he found during a health and safety activity.
Crestview School of Inquiry teacher Kelli Alexander walks with her second-grade students during Crestview’s Iowa’s Healthiest State Walk event.
Former Philadelphia Eagles NFL player and UNI alum Andrew Allen talks to second- and third-grade students at Crestview School of Inquiry.
Sixth-grade Crestview School of Inquiry student Amara Dorr smiles with conductor Barbara Sletto after participating in the 2016 Midwest Kodaly Educators Conference Honor Choir on Oct. 28.
Crossroads Park Elementary students wait to begin their Race Day school fundraiser.
Hillside Elementary third-graders Alexandra Suarez, Samy Mendoza Vasquez, Jesus Carbaal Rodriguez and Fabian Berber enjoy pan de muertos, or “bread of the dead,” a traditional Dia de Muertos food.
Hillside Elementary third-grader Erick Alvarez presents the ofrenda he made in honor of his grandmother.
Hillside Elementary third-graders Mia Gusic, Miguel Candelario Trejo, Jose Castro Dominguez, Kevin Berber, Merdijan Mallopolci and Erick Alvarez show off their papel picado—Dia de Muertos paper banners.