Dine and help others shine at the Big E fundraiser Des Moines, IA, September 21, 2015 – Join other East High alumni and supporters for the first “Big E” fundraiser at Chuck’s Restaurant, 3610 Sixth Ave., Des Moines, IA 50313, on Monday, Oct. 19. Think of the Big E as “East, Eat and Education.” Proceeds … Read more »
East’s Payton McBurney is among 14 district high school seniors chosen as Semifinalists in the 61st annual National Merit Scholarship competition, placing them among the top young scholars in the state and nation. The DMPS students were selected based on their strong performance on the Preliminary SAT (PSAT) test taken last year. Click the image for more about this year’s honorees.
Our district has partnered with Gallup to measure employee and student perceptions and use the data to make further progress towards our district mission. Our first step in this work is to administer the Gallup Student Poll. By participating in this no cost survey, we will measure engagement, hope, entrepreneurial aspiration, and career/financial literacy and use the … Read more »
East High Alumni Tailgate will be held Friday, October 9th. 4:30-6:30 at the West End of the stadium parking lot (near the parking lot). Admission is $5. Donation are Welcome. ALL proceeds will be going to East High. Please RSVP by October 5th.
Plans are in the works for a trip to Washington, DC as well as historic Philadelphia during the 2016 spring break for DMPS 8th grade and high school students. For interested parents and students, please click the photo to learn more about this fun and educational opportunity including information on costs, application forms, schedules and more.