The East High Golf Classic will be held at Copper Creek Golf Club in Pleasant Hill again this year. For most of you, this tournament will look and feel the same as in the past. A new successful feature we tried the previous four years is a Friday afternoon flight. In addition to the great … Read more »
Check out Katherine Klingseis’ article in this morning’s The Des Moines Register. Klingseis writes about East High’s Ruth Phaviset and her journey over the last several years. Also, take a look at a few pictures captured from Saturday’s Prom.
The 138th Annual East High All School Reunion is less than 3 weeks away. This year’s events include a Heritage Club lunch, golf classic, social hour and Scarlet Celebration at the Iowa Events Center: Veterans Memorial Ballroom. Don’t miss the fun, and giving away $150,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors! For more information, click here.
ACT Day: it’s an annual tradition at Des Moines Public Schools as the day when hundreds of high school juniors take – free of charge – the ACT college entrance exam. This year that day falls on Tuesday. A reminder that there are no classes on Tuesday for students in grades 9, 10 and 12.
DMPS will again offer breakfast and lunch over the summer months to children 18 and younger. The number of sites has grown, and so have the number of meals served. Last summer, DMPS staff fed children 28,722 breakfasts and 79,698 lunches. DMPS has sponsored a summer meal program for more than 30 years. Click on the headline for more information and a list of sites.
East will send a fleet-footed contingent to this week’s Drake Relays. Student-athletes from East will be competing in eight different events starting on Thursday at this year’s Relays. Click here for a list of DMPS qualifiers, and a link to information about Drake Relays schedules, tickets and more.