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Be East Website

12/7/2016

              This program, which we at East call Be EAST, is aimed at providing positive behavioral supports for our students.   The Be EAST program teaches our students to be Engaged, Accountable, Safe and Thoughtful.   https://sites.google.com/site/easthomeroom/home

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Driver’s Ed

9/29/2016

        Driver’s Ed is offered through StreetSmarts. Some students may qualify for fee financial assistance.  Please call Mrs. Hill, 515-242-7788, to see if you may qualify for assistance, prior to registering for a class.  If you think you may qualify for fee assistance, call Mrs. Hill, 515-242-7788, in the Main office to … Read more »

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Alumni Scarlet Celebration

9/28/2016

Please mark your calendars to attend the East High School ScarletCelebration on Friday, May 12, 2017! The event will be held again at the Iowa Events Center, the former Veterans Memorial Auditorium.The events we’ve held there have been huge successes with a growing turnout each year. Many classes are now having their reunions at the … Read more »

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East High Grad Earns Carver Award

9/23/2016

Estefany Argueta Herrera is a 2015 graduate of East High School. Now in her second year at Iowa State University, Estefany is one of 5 undergraduates to receive the George Washington Carver Spirit of Innovation and Service Award this week at Washington University in St. Louis. Awardees were named from each of the institutions where Dr. Carver attended or had an association: ISU, Lincoln University in Missouri, Kansas State University, Simpson College, and Tuskegee University.

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East’s Walling Leads Football Rushing Stats

9/23/2016

As the high school football season nears the halfway mark a DMPS senior’s name is at the top of the state stat charts in two major categories. East High quarterback Rory Walling is leading Class 4A in rushing with 757 yards on only 85 carries, an average of 8.9 per try. He’s also tied for 2nd in Class 4A scoring with 10 touchdowns in four games, pacing the Scarlets to a 3-1 record.

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Letter to Des Moines Register Editor

9/12/2016

Teacher Natalie Niemeyer decided to speak out about how a day can be ruined. Check out the letter.

Upcoming Events

Dec 8
Bowling: Boys Varsity (Time & Location Changed) vs. Des Moines North (Home)
Dec 8
Bowling: Boys JV (Time & Location Changed) vs. Des Moines North (Home)
Dec 8
Bowling: Girls Varsity (Time & Location Changed) vs. Des Moines North (Home)
Dec 8
Bowling: Girls JV (Time & Location Changed) vs. Des Moines North (Home)
Dec 8
Bowling: Boys Varsity
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Scarlet Country

Be East

At East High School we have adopted the PBIS (Positive Behaviors Interventions and Supports) program.

This program, which we at East call Be EAST, is aimed at providing positive behavioral supports for our students.
The Be EAST program teaches our students to be Engaged, Accountable, Safe and Thoughtful.

Scores on the Rise
School districts in the State of Iowa are required to provide 11th grade Iowa Assessment data for Annual Progress Report (APR) purposes. See our progress over the last several years. 


Gallop Poll 2017

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Be East

 

This program, which we at East call Be EAST, is aimed at providing positive behavioral supports for our students.  
The Be EAST program teaches our students to be Engaged, Accountable, Safe and Thoughtful.  

 

 

 

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Driver’s Ed is offered through StreetSmarts. Some students may qualify for fee financial assistance.  Please call Mrs. Hill, 515-242-7788, to see if you may qualify for assistance, prior to registering for a class.

 If you think you may qualify for fee assistance, call Mrs. Hill,

515-242-7788, in the Main office to see if you qualify for financial assistance for the fees, before registering.

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DRIVERS ED INSTRUCTIONS

Remember to write down dates/time of your class!!

Streetsmarts 515-279-1112

 

 

 

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Please mark your calendars to attend the East High School ScarletCelebration on Friday, May 12, 2017! The event will be held again at the Iowa Events Center, the former Veterans Memorial Auditorium.The events we’ve held there have been huge successes with a growing turnout each year. Many classes are now having their reunions at the Celebration by reserving a table for their classmates and taking advantage of the opportunity to socialize, not just with their class, but with other classes.
We will again have heavy hors d’ouevres and beverages, along with a cash bar. The Silent Auction will be held again – so be sure to bring your checkbook or credit card!
For those of you that have landmark reunions next year (10th, 20th, 25th, 30th, 40th, 50th,etc.), please let me know your plans so we can promote them on our website and via social
media. Please urge your classmates to attend the Celebration so your class is well represented!I would also like to encourage you to consider making a contribution to the EHS Scholarship
Fund. Many classes are pooling their resources and offer an ongoing endowed scholarship. The Foundation also has tax saving options – please contact us to get more details. These
scholarships help East High graduates achieve their dreams of higher education.

Questions? Feel free to contact me at julie@pcgmarketing.com; call or text me at 515-360-9176; or go to our website: desmoinesEHSalumni.com. Updates will be posted soon!
Hope to see you at the Scarlet Celebration!
Julie Christiansen West
2016-17 East High Alumni Association President
EHS Alumni Foundation Board Member
EHS Class of 1976

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Teacher Natalie Niemeyer decided to speak out about how a day can be ruined. Check out the letter.

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Scarlet Pride, Inc. is the booster organization for East High School.We are a group of engaged parents that provide many opportunities for our East High students through fundraising and volunteer time.Our merchandise store is just one way that we generate funds to give back to East High. Please take a few moments to check out all of the great East High School merchandise, everything is shipped directly to your home.

 

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