School News


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.

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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.

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Greenwood Spring Carnival Cancelled


Due to the impending weather and safety and security concerns, we have cancelled the Spring Carnival scheduled for tonight, May 15th.  We have rescheduled for June 1st from 9-10:30 AM.  More details will follow as they become available.


DMPS Offers Free Summer Meal Program


DMPS will again offer breakfast and lunch over the summer months to children 18 and younger. The number of sites has grown, and so have the number of meals served. Last summer, DMPS staff fed children 28,722 breakfasts and 79,698 lunches. DMPS has sponsored a summer meal program for more than 30 years. Click on the headline for more information and a list of sites.

Upcoming Events

Sep 07
Labor Day - No school
Oct 02
Fall Pictures
Oct 23
Professional Development - No school
Oct 30
Fall Parties
Nov 25
Thanksgiving Break

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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