Preparing Students聽to Succeed in High School

Goodrell, located on the east side of Des Moines, was the first middle school in Iowa to offer the International Baccalaureate Programme.

Nearly 7,000聽students attend middle school in Des Moines, at traditional schools as well as special programs.

Ten聽comprehensive middle schools – Brody, Callanan, Harding, Goodrell, Hiatt, Hoyt, McCombs, Meredith, Merrill and Weeks – are located throughout the city.

Many聽these offer special educational programming. For example,聽four of our middle聽schools (Goodrell, Merrill, Brody and Meredith) are accredited International Baccalaureate schools.

In addition, Harding is a Turnaround Arts school, McCombs offers the AVID program, and Cowles Montessori School, which serves students through 8th grade, is Iowa’s only public Montessori school.

管家婆精选二肖二码 also offers an聽alternative middle school program, which was established in 2014 at the Jesse Franklin Taylor Education Center.

For more information about middle schools in Des Moines, visit the directory in the menu to the right.

Director of Elementary (Network 3)

Greg Grylls
Address: 2100 Fleur Drive, Des Moines

Director of Elementary (Network 1)

Barry Jones
Address: 2100 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA

Director of Elementary (Network 2)

Mike Lord
Address: 2100 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA

Personnel Manager (Middle Schools)

Wayne Knutson
Address: 2100 Fleur Drive, Des Moines