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Breakfast Free For All Students This Year


We’re pleased to tell you every Des Moines Public Schools elementary student will now have access to breakfast at no cost to the students or their families. This expansion means almost every school in the district offers at least one no-cost meal option during the day. Click on the headline to find out more about why DMPS now offers free breakfast to K-5 students!


Virtual Backpack Replaces Paper Flyers


No more pulling crumpled paper flyers from your student’s backpack! Opportunities in the community will now be available online, instead of jumbled up with homework and artwork. Read about child-friendly community events and opportunities, or post a flyer of your own. Click on the headline to read more about Virtual Backpack.

UPDATE!!! Meet The Teacher Night Until 5:30pm


Windsor Meet The Teacher Night will be Tuesday, August 22nd from 3 -5:30pm!

2017-2018 Registration


Remember that ALL students must register for the upcoming year regardless of grade. It is a very simple process and is completed online. If you do not have internet access call Casey the Office Manager at 515-242-8440

Kindergarten Jump Start


If you have a child who will be 5 on or before September 15th, 2017 Please join us for Kindergarten Jump Start! Tuesday, July 25 to Thursday July 27th from 8:30-11:30AM. It is an excellent opportunity for incoming kindergarteners to prepare for  school.

Upcoming Events

Aug 22
Meet the teacher night
Aug 23
First Day of School
Aug 23
First Day of School
Aug 26
Graduation Walk
Sep 04
Labor Day

5912 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311
P: 515-242-8440 | F: 515-323-8648

About Windsor Elementary School

5912 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

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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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