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Jr Rough Riders Boys Basketball – 5th-8th Grades


See the Original Word Document Here:  Jr Rider Basketball Info (’14-’15) Roughrider Boys Basketball  2014 – 2015 Junior Rider Basketball  Roosevelt Boys Basketball is pleased to announce the return of Junior Rider Basketball its fourth season!  Please help us by distributing this information to anyone who might be interested in the program. Goals:             1).  Provide … Read more »


Important Message from Mr. Nichols


Windsor Families: There are several families that have not yet completed the community eligibility forms.  Please know that accurate reporting of household income impacts student services.  When a school’s population is economically disadvantaged, extra supports in reading and/or math may be provided.  (Title I services are an example of a type or service that may … Read more »


DMPS, Parks & Rec Partner for Basketball


Des Moines Parks and Recreation and Des Moines Public Schools are partnering to offer a youth basketball league for the 2014-2015 season. The program is for students in grades 1st through 7th. The registration deadline is October 17 and fees are $50 per student or $450 per team. Click the image to learn more and register to play.

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Class Posters and Butter Braids


Windsor is taking on two fundraisers.  Each class has taken a group picture which will be made into a large poster.  Families are able to buy copies.  Profits go to Windsor Elementary.  Please see Mrs. Rodriguez for more information. Information will be coming home soon about our annual Butter Braids fundraising sales.  Your participation and … Read more »


Parent-Teacher Conferences


The Fall Parent-Teacher Conferences are coming up.  Dates for conferences are Wed., October 15 and Wed., October 22.  Classroom teachers will be sending home notes with your conference date and time on them.  These conferences are very important as they can determine a student’s success at school.  We hope to see all Windsor families for … Read more »


Scholastic Book Fair Parent Volunteers Needed


Parent volunteers are needed to help with the upcoming Scholastic Book Fair.  It’s a lot of fun and it really helps Windsor out.  If interested, please follow the link below to sign up.  Thank you!

Upcoming Events

Nov 07
Family Night at CiCi's Pizza
Nov 13
Butter Braids Pick-up (Fundraiser)
Nov 20
November PAWS/PTA Meeting

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

About Windsor Elementary School


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