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Students Participate in Statewide Tornado Drill


Students and staff at Windsor and in schools across the district participated in Iowa’s statewide tornado drill, part of Severe Weather Awareness Week. The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch at 10:00 a.m., followed a short time later by a tornado warning. Thanks to Channel 13 for putting Windsor on the news! Click on the headline to see district photos of staff helping students learn to be prepared in case of an emergency.


PAWS Meeting


Partners at Windsor School Will meet at 6:30. All parents welcome to join our PAWS Group


2nd and 3rd Music Concert


2nd grade students should report at 5:15 3rd Grade at 6:15 show will begin 15 minute after report time.


Kindergarten Sigh Ups


If you have a child who will be 5 on or before September 15th, 2017 Please join us for Kindergarten Sign Ups April 12th 2:30-6:30PM. You will need to bring your photo ID, Proof of address and a Birth Certificate. Call Ms. Casey in the office at 515-242-8440 if you have any questions!

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Science Center STEM Festival


The Metro STEM Festival is an annual spring event that will be hosted by the Science Center of Iowa in Des Moines this year.  At the festival there will be hands-on STEM activities for kids ages PreK-8th and their families.  It is free and open to the public and we would love it if kids … Read more »


Windsor Sculpture


Our new sculpture is complete and now on display in the star area until it is permanently installed out front by the square of benches. Special thanks to the PAWS group and all who have raised money for funding the purchase of this piece for our school. Ms. Imlau is very proud of your support … Read more »

Upcoming Events

May 02
Kindergarden Music Concert
May 02
1st Grade Music Concert
May 09
Art Show
May 11
Plant Sales Pick Up
May 19
Field Day

5912 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311
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About Windsor Elementary School


5912 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

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