News
February 3rd, 2017

The Kindergarten and 1st grade music concerts will be held in the gym at South Union Elementary School. Kindergarten will perform starting at 12:45. 1st grade will perform starting at 2:00. We appreciate seeing families come to watch our fabulous Kindergartners and 1st graders as they perform.


February 3rd, 2017

Conferences are scheduled for Tuesday, February 21st from 3:30-7:30 p.m. and Thursday, February 23rd from 3:30-7:15 p.m. You can sign up for conferences at: https://ptcfast.com/schools/South_Union_Elementary_School


December 1st, 2016

Thank you to everyone that contributed! It was a great success!


October 5th, 2016

Dear Parents, You are invited to sign up for South Union Fall Conferences at the website www.ptcfast.com/reg1 . At the website you will need to enter your enter your child’s teachers Entry Code (listed below).  Fall Conferences are scheduled for October 18 from 3:30-7:30 and October 20 from 3:30-7:15.  If you do not have internet … Read more »


September 23rd, 2016

Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held October 18th from 3:30-7:30 and October 20th from 3:30-7:15.  The link to sign up with be posted soon.


September 23rd, 2016

We kick-off our building fundraiser on September 29 We are trying to raise $6000 that will go to the walking track, school supplies and to support PTO family programs.  Thank for your support.  Our students appreciate it!


August 15th, 2016

Join us on Tuesday, August 23rd from 4pm-6pm for Back to School Night.  Come and meet your teacher, drop off supplies, get general information and celebrate the beginning of a new school year.  We can’t wait to see you!


July 28th, 2016

Registration for the 2016-2017 school year will be July 28th from 1pm-7pm at South Union Elementary School.  We look forward to seeing each of you!


June 14th, 2016

If you have summer food, health or clothing needs, Des Moines Public Schools and Polk County have resources for you. From immunizations to free meals, clothing to utility payments, you’ll find a list of places where help can be found. For a list of DMPS no-cost summer meal locations and times, and to learn more about other available resources, click on the headline.


March 14th, 2016

At DMPS, we work to ensure that students are receiving a great education in schools that are not only first-rate learning environments, but are also safe and secure. Over the years DMPS has taken many steps to better ensure the safety and well being of our students, staff, parents and visitors. This spring and summer, DMPS will begin implementing an Electronic Visitor Check-In system for parents and visitors. Click on the headline to read more.