School News


Rider Football Club


RCF 2015 Flyer v3 If you are interested in learning more about the Rider Football Club, please open the document link just above this paragraph for more information.  Thank you!


Make Plans for Summer at DMPS


In spite of the debate about when the school year should start, at DMPS we wonder: when does it end? That’s because activities take place at our schools nearly every day of the year. Click on the image to visit our Summer Programs web page to learn more about our summer offerings, from Metro Kids to meal programs to new sports camps.


21 Century Summer School – 5th Graders going into 6th Grade


21CCLC Middle School Summer Programs Community Ed. Just above this sentence is a link to an informational brochure on the 21st Century Summer School program.  It is intended for students who will be in 6th-8th Grades in DMPS Middle Schools next school year (so our current 5th graders qualify).  Please contact Heidi Brown (information is … Read more »


Iowa Assessments Start Monday, March 30, 2015


The Iowa Assessments will be given starting Monday, March 30, 2015 for all 3rd-5th Grade Students at Windsor Elementary.   The standardized test aims to measures student proficiency in different academic areas.  Testing will be done in small chunks of time over two weeks starting Monday, March 30, 2015. We encourage families to help support … Read more »

Plant Sale

Plant Sale Ends Friday, March 27, 2015!


The Windsor PTO Plant Sale ends this Friday.  There is a great selection of plants for your outdoor spaces.  If interested, either check for the order form in your child’s take-home folder or ask for another form to be sent to you.  Thanks so much!

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Pennies for Patients Presented Check


All classrooms raised funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Iowa’s annual campaign – Pennies For Patients.  Students were encouraged to bring in spare change to help fund a solution to blood cancers.   This year, students raised a whopping total of $1500!  We’re very proud of the generosity of our students and families … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Apr 07
Music Concert (K at 5:30 PM, 1st at 6:30 PM)
Apr 13
Merrill Middle School Comes to Speak with 5th Graders
Apr 30
Plant Sale Pick-Up
May 05
5th Grade Visit to Merrill
May 12
Music Concert (Gr 4 at 5:30, Gr 5 at 6:30)

5912 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311
P: 515-242-8440 | F: 515-279-5372

About Windsor Elementary School


5912 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

P: 515-242-8440 | E:


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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