School News

District staff walk safe routes to school.

Scouting the Routes for Safe Walks to School

6/15/2018

The school bell times at South Union will change with the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Our new start time is 7:30 AM and we will dismiss at 2:25 PM, with a 75 minute early dismissal on Wednesdays. Please click on the headline to learn more about how we are engaging our staff to ensure an orderly transition when school resumes August 23.

Summer Meal Program

6/12/2018

Lunch will be served Monday-Friday June 4th-29th, July 9th-27th from 11:30am-12:30pm.  Follow the link for all schools participating in this community event

2018/2019 School Supply List

6/12/2018

Click the link above to download your new school supply list:

Boy exits bus.

New School Hours Beginning in August

2/5/2018

Beginning in August, all schools at DMPS will have new hours. The new hours at our school will be 7:30 AM to 2:25 PM. The change is being made to better serve the educational needs of students, based on research into the sleep patterns of children and teenagers. Click the headline for more information.

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Math & Literacy Night

11/6/2017

Thursday, November 16th 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. South Union students and their families are invited Start in the cafeteria for a Pizza Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Stop by your child’s classroom beginning at 6:00 p.m. for SUPER Math & Literacy Activities Stay until the FUN ends at 7:00 p.m. Show up and receive a … Read more »

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Supply Drive

11/6/2017

During the month of November 4th grade students will be sponsoring a food/supply drive. Beginning November 6-November 17 we are asking students to bring donations of any of the following items. Items collected will stay within our own community to benefit Bidwell Riverside. You can find out more information about Bidwell Riverside by visiting their … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Oct 02
School Board Meeting
Oct 16
School Board Meeting
Oct 23
Picture Day
Oct 25
Staff Development – No School
Nov 06
School Board Meeting

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About South Union Elementary School

4201 S. Union Street, Des Moines, IA 50315

P: 515-242-8409 | E: southunion@dmschools.org 

New School Hours: 7:30 AM to 2:25 PM

 

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…

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