School News

a

DMPS Offers Free Summer Meal Program

4/20/2015

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.

latest-news-real-estate-newsletter

April Newsletter Now Available

4/6/2015

Parent News Letter April 2015 Parent News Letter April 2015 Spanish

aa

Make Plans for Summer at DMPS

3/30/2015

In spite of the debate about when the school year should start, at DMPS we wonder: when does it end? That’s because activities take place at our schools nearly every day of the year. Click on the image to visit our Summer Programs web page to learn more about our summer offerings, from Metro Kids to meal programs to new sports camps.

kindergarten-reg-1516

Kindergarten Sign-Up Begins March 11

3/4/2015

The first day of Kindergarten 2015-2016 will be here before you know it! It’s an exciting time for staff and students, but it all starts with registration. Sign-up begins on March 11. Register soon to guarantee a spot in your neighborhood school. To find out where to register and what to bring, click on the image.

snow_cancellationsalt

Parent-Teacher Conferences Postponed 2/25/15

2/25/2015

The parent-teacher conferences that are scheduled for tonight ave been postponed.  We will let you know when they have been rescheduled.

B8n8spWCQAANUIT

Student Handprints Headed to California

2/2/2015

The Kind-Hearted Handprints that were on display in the building are now on their way to Dignity Health Hospital in California where an organization called Kids for Peace will combine them with other student handprints to try and break the Guinness Book of World Records record for the largest collage of cut-out handprints. The current record is 30,006!

Upcoming Events

Apr 21
4th Grade Art Field Trip to Art Center and Sculpture Park
Apr 28
Culture Day
May 05
PTO Meeting
Jun 01
Last Day of School
Aug 26
First day of school 2015-2016

4201 S. Union St, Des Moines, IA 50315
P: 515-242-8409 | F: 515-953-0486
E: southunion@dmschools.org

About South Union Elementary School

South-Union--180x120

4201 S. Union Street, Des Moines, IA 50315

P: 515-242-8509 | E: southunion@dmschools.org 

 

South Union Elementary is a union of Granger and Mitchell Elementary schools. We prepare students to be productive citizens through academics, arts and wellness. Read More…

Watch for a message from your new principal to appear here soon.

Click here for more »