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Information Meeting for Incoming 6th Graders at Merrill MS


Please see the PDF Attachment for More Info.  Tap on the Image on the Windsor Homepage.  Then… Click here for the details.  


Family Fun Night


Family Fun Night is May 2 at Windsor Elementary.  We need volunteers to make this event happen.  If you are able to volunteer, please click here to sign-up online.  Thank you for considering this request.

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Cookie and Cream Need A Home!


Cookie and Cream – being cared for by Mr. Buyck’s 4th Grade Class are in need of a new home.  Take a look at the persuasive presentation the kids have put together for a well deserved home.  If someone is interested, please contact the ARL or any of our 4th Grade Teachers (Mr. Buyck, Mr. … Read more »


Windsor Celebrates Math and Literacy


Windsor Elementary School students brought their families to school Tuesday night for games and learning. The evening featured fun with shaving cream, poetry writing and lots of fun! Read more about this family-friendly event.

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Windsor Library Receives $500 Target Grant


Windsor Elementary Library has received a grant for $500 from Target Stores.  Presenting the grant are members of the Target Stores.  Pictured receiving is Ms. Lawson’s 2nd Grade class, Mrs. Kair (Librarian), and Mr. Nichols (Principal).  Thank you, Target!  We appreciate your generosity very much!  

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Windsor Heights PD K-9 Visits with 3rd Grade


The Windsor Heights Police were kind enough to bring their K-9 officer, Argos, to meet our 3rd graders today and talk about what a police dog does.  After we read our story in Journeys about a police dog, the students were practicing asking meaningful questions and we brainstormed some questions to ask Officer Canada about … Read more »

Upcoming Events

May 13
Windsor Olympics (3rd, 4th and 5th Grades)
May 20
Fine Arts Show
May 22
Windsor Primary Olympics (K, 1st, and 2nd)
May 26
Memorial Day - No School
May 29
Last Day of School for Elementary and Middle School Students

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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