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New East T-Shirts For Sale in the AD Office

1/27/2017

The Activities Department has new t-shirts for 2017.  Stop by the AD office to purchase a shirt.  Shirts come in red, black or grey and only cost $10.  Shirts available in Small to 3XL.  

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Winter Formal

1/25/2017

WINTER FORMAL DANCE Don’t forget about the Winter Formal – February 11th 7-10 pm in the cafeteria. Tickets are $15 and go on sale January 30th. (no suspension involving fights or drugs from Jan 3rd until the day of the dance). If you have any questions – see Ms. Rossow. Guest forms are on the … Read more »

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Pop Up Shop

1/25/2017

Pop-up Shop   Friday, January 27th Get your Valentine’s gifts here!   All profits go to: 4-H members to pay their enrollment fees Project Sewing Machine participants to help with the cost of their sewing machines   After School on Friday From 2:00pm-4:00pm Room 1046 Sewing Refreshments will be served

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Yearbook Orders Due March 8

1/20/2017

Students who want to purchase a 2017 East High School yearbook will need to pre-order one by March 8. There will be no extra books ordered. Yearbooks should arrive for pick up in early May. Yearbooks can be pre-ordered and paid for with the bookkeeper for $60.

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Gear Up Iowa

1/10/2017

GEAR UP Iowa ­Family Nights 6:30-7:30 PM Hey freshmen families! GEAR UP Iowa is here to help you succeed in high school and beyond. We are hosting family nights once a month where you can learn about the benefits of your GEAR UP program, paying for college and much more!      Childcare and food are provided. … Read more »

Bell choir performs.

Sounds of Season Rung in by East Bell Choir

12/21/2016

The sounds of the East High School Bell Choir filled the State of Iowa’s Ola Babcock Miller Building with holiday music today. Schools throughout DMPS are performing holiday concerts this month. Enjoy photos of East’s performance on the district’s Flickr page, by clicking on the headline.

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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.

Scarlet Pride

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. Click on Scarlet Pride.

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About East High School

The Activities Department has new t-shirts for 2017.  Stop by the AD office to purchase a shirt.  Shirts come in red, black or grey and only cost $10.  Shirts available in Small to 3XL.

 

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winter

WINTER FORMAL DANCE

Don’t forget about the Winter Formal – February 11th 7-10 pm in the cafeteria. Tickets are $15 and go on sale January 30th. (no suspension involving fights or drugs from Jan 3rd until the day of the dance). If you have any questions – see Ms. Rossow. Guest forms are on the counter in the Main Office.

pop-up-shop

Pop-up Shop

 

Friday, January 27th

Get your Valentine’s gifts here!

 

All profits go to:

4-H members to pay their enrollment fees

Project Sewing Machine participants to help with the cost of their sewing machines

 

After School on Friday

From 2:00pm-4:00pm

Room 1046

Sewing Refreshments will be served

yearbook

Students who want to purchase a 2017 East High School yearbook will need to pre-order one by March 8. There will be no extra books ordered. Yearbooks should arrive for pick up in early May.

Yearbooks can be pre-ordered and paid for with the bookkeeper for $60.

gear up

GEAR UP Iowa

­Family Nights

6:30-7:30 PM

Hey freshmen families! GEAR UP Iowa is here to help you succeed in high school and beyond. We are hosting family nights once a month where you can learn about the benefits of your GEAR UP program, paying for college and much more!     

Childcare and food are provided. Food is served at 6:00 PM, program starts at 6:30 PM.                                                            

GEAR UP Family Nights Flyer

Bell choir performs.
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FINALS SCHEDULE

Time Periods Tuesday

1/10/17

B Day

Wednesday

1/11/17

A Day

Thursday

1/12/17

B Day

Friday

1/13/17

A Day

Blocks 1/5 Class Class Last Class B.5 Last Class B.1
Blocks 2/6 Class Class Last Class B.6 Last Class B.2
Blocks 3/7 Last Class B.7 Last Class B.3    
Blocks 4/8 Last Class B.8 Last Class B.4    

 

Semester 1 grades are due by 3:00 PM on Friday, 1/13/17.

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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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