School News

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STEM Opportunity for Students


It has been a wonderful year at Windsor and I am shocked it went so fast, but that was likely because we had so much fun learning!  Continue your efforts and excitement to learn more every day and you will be a great student in school as well as in life.  If you would like … Read more »

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Windsor Now Fits in the Palm of Your Hand


The new DMPS mobile app is designed to provide up-to-date and helpful information about the school district and all schools right in the palm of your hand. Now you can connect with Windsor and every school in Des Moines from anywhere and everywhere. Click the photo to learn more about the app and download to your Apple or Android smartphone.


School Supply List for 2014-15


Please click on “school supply list” for this year’s school supply list.   school supply list

Attendance Areas Update

Important Information – Change in School Zones for 2014-15


Please click on the link below to read a letter about school enrollment information for the 2014-15 school year. Attendance Family Letter        Office of Schools 901 Walnut Street Des Moines, Iowa 50309 515-242-7725   Dear DMPS Families: We want to thank all of our elementary school families for your input and attention to the … Read more »


No Cost Meals Available this Fall at Windsor


Students at 35 Des Moines schools and three learning centers can now eat breakfast and lunch at no cost because of a special U.S. Dept. of Agriculture program targeting high poverty schools throughout the U.S. The move will ensure students are focused on learning and not on hunger. To see a list of schools and learn more about the program, click on the image.

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Bell Times Change at Windsor this Fall


Students at 19 elementary schools, including Windsor Elementary, will adjust their schedule by 10 minutes this fall. It’s a move that will give bus drivers much needed time to get from school to school. Click on the image to read more about how the small time change will improve student safety and save the district hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Upcoming Events

Sep 01
No School
Sep 10
Family Fun Night at Monkey Joe's
Sep 18
September PAWS/PTA Meeting
Sep 22
Dental Screening - Grades 2 and 3
Oct 06
Butterbraid Fundraiser Begins

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About Windsor Elementary School


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Windsor Elementary School is a diverse and intentionally inclusive school where all students are provided a foundation for success in a global community. Read More…

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