School News

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Fall Festival and Auction


PTA will be hosting a Fall Festival and Auction on October 2nd.  The festivities kick off at 5:30.  Join us for Thelma’s Ice Cream, Gusto Pizza and Fall themed activities.  There will be inflatables, games, prizes, crafts and a DJ for the kids and a chance to bid on weekend getaways, fine dining and holiday … Read more »


School Pictures


School Picture Day is coming!!! We will begin taking pictures bright and early on October 2nd.


Back to School Night


Back to school night is coming soon!!!   Come and meet your new teacher. Open House will be held on August 24th from 5:30-6:00 for kindergarten students and from 6 until 7 for grades 1-5.


2015-2016 Supply List


The 2015-2016 supply list is now available.

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Online Registration is here


Online registration is coming!!! You may begin registering your students for the 2015-2016 school year on July 1st. Please click on the image for more information.

Homepage Feature

Rider Club Softball Tryouts Soon!


The Rider Club Softball program is designed to give young athletes a chance o play competitive softball while developing the fundamental skills that allow for continued improvement every year. The Rider Club Softball organization is young, but vial in the development of a successful Roosevelt program in the future. Click on the headline for more.

Upcoming Events

Feb 12
Valentine's Day Parties
Mar 11
Spring Recess
May 30
Memorial Day - No schools
Jun 01
Last Day of School- noon dismissal

316 37th Street, Des Moines, IA 50312
P: 515-242-8410 | F: 515-277-5673

About Greenwood Elementary School


316 37th Street, Des Moines, IA 50312

P: 515-242-8410 | E:


Greenwood School serves nearly 380 elementary students, from first generation Americans to descendants of Des Moines’ founding families. Read More…

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