Winter Break

Winter Break will be from Monday December 24th through Friday January 4th.  Classes will resume on Monday January 7th.  Happy Holidays!

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Skating Event

YOU’RE INVITED! WHAT? Family Skating Event for Willard students and families WHERE? Skate West (2019 Grand Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50265) WHEN? Thursday, December 20 from 4:00PM-6:00PM COST? FREE for Willard students and families ***Informational flyer and …

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Music Concerts

Kindergarten through 2nd Grade Music Concert will be held on Tuesday December 11th at 5:30pm. 3rd through 5th Grade Music Concert will be held on Thursday December 13th at 5:30pm. Please come and enjoy!    

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Winter Weather is Here!

Please remember to dress your child appropriately!  Students go outside for recess unless it is below 10 degrees.  Make sure your child has a warm coat, hat and mittens or gloves.

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Veteran’s Day Celebration

Willard will be celebrating Veteran’s Day on Friday November 9th from 7:30-8:30. Thank you to all men and women who have served for our freedom!  

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Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday, October 23rd from 3:15 to 7:00pm and Wednesday, October 24th from 2:00 to 7:00pm.  Your student should have brought home a note with your conference date and time.  If this …

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Book Fair

Come and check out the wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level.  Books starting at $1.00. Books make great gifts! If you cannot make it to the Book Fair, you can order online at …

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Picture Day

Pictures will be taken the morning of Tuesday October 2nd.  Please have your student bring their best smile!

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Here Comes the Bus App

Des Moines Public Schools is happy to announce the adoption of an innovative mobile device app and website entitled Here Comes the Bus®. Please click here to get more info.  The code for DMPS is 87641.  If you need …

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