Records are meant to be broken. But at East High’s natatorium, that was literally the case as the wall of swimming records was falling apart. So as Matt Buchacker was working to become an Eagle Scout, he took on the project of restoring the Scarlet’s records in the pool. Click the photo to read more about Matt’s good work as a student and a Scout.
DMPS photographer caught some of the opening night action on the gridiron between the East Scarlets and Roosevelt Roughriders. Come support your Scarlets this Friday night at Williams Stadium as they take on the North Polar Bears. Friday’s game with be faculty night and Hawaiian dress for students.
The DMPS Social Studies Department is organizing a trip to the nation’s capital for DMPS high school students enrolled in US History/AP US History or US Government/AP US Government.
The East Scarlets and Hoover Huskies met up for a practice scrimmage Saturday morning at Williams Stadium. See some photos on the DMPS Flickr page. The East football season kicks off on Friday, August 29 against Roosevelt. Visit the East Athletics page for a schedule of all Scarlet sporting events.
The new DMPS mobile app is designed to provide up-to-date and helpful information about the school district and all schools right in the palm of your hand. Now you can connect with East and every school in Des Moines from anywhere and everywhere. Click the photo to learn more about the app and download to your Apple or Android smartphone.
Congrats to East students Dehkontee Dassin, Laura Garcia, and Alexus Smith on winning the “Cook This” contest at the Iowa State Fair. The team had 40 minutes to prepare a dish, along with a written test, an evaluation of their techniques, and an interview. Each East 4-Her received a gift basket from Fareway and a … Read more »