Archive for April, 2016
April 20th, 2016

Our hearts are heavy at North High School, We’re sad to report Coach Kerman, who retired just last spring, has passed away. Coach Kerman spent 16 season as the head coach of the North High School Women’s Swim Team. During his time at North, he coached 16 athletes to 48 State Championship meet swims with … Read more »


April 20th, 2016

On Friday, April 29th, North High School will be once again hosting the DMPS High School Orchestra Clinic. Throughout the day, ensembles from Roosevelt, Hoover, East, Lincoln, and Pella High Schools will travel to North to work with clinicians on their concert music. Through this event, we hope to provide a meaningful performance opportunity for … Read more »


April 18th, 2016

Tuesday, April 19th is a day for our juniors ONLY!!! All 11th graders will take the ACT tests for FREE that morning. There is NO SCHOOL for the 9th, 10th and 12th graders. Wednesday, April 20th there will be school as scheduled but the 11th graders will be excused for the day.


April 17th, 2016

North High School Prom is on Saturday,April 23rd at the Scottish Rite Consistory. Tickets are 30.00 each, or 50.00 for a couple. Post prom will be held at North High from 12:00 midnight to 5:00am.


April 6th, 2016

Wellmark’s partnership with Urban Dreams and North High School engages community youth with educational and experiential learning. A partnership between Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Urban Dreams and Des Moines Public Schools has resulted in an innovative high school internship program for 12 North High School students.The Beacon internship program provided students with a … Read more »


April 5th, 2016

The Theater Arts group Spring Play is “You Can’t Take it With You. April 14th-16th at 7pm. April 17th at 2pm. The Play, You Can’t Take It With You has been delighting audiences since 1936. Written by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, this Pulitzer Prize winning comedy celebrates non-conformity. Tickets are $5.00 for students … Read more »