Archive for July, 2017
July 28th, 2017

Spotlight on a Staff Member Jon Johnson is the new Activities Director at North; he has been hard at work since late June, learning a lot and preparing for the upcoming school year. Jon’s wife, Jess, is a PE teacher at Willard Elementary in DMPS — they have three children.  Jon will never shy away … Read more »


July 25th, 2017

EVERY KID DESERVES A HEALTHY START TO THE SCHOOL YEAR! Des Moines University students will conduct FREE back-to-school physicals under the supervision of licensed clinicians for students in need. FREE dental screenings from Des Moines Health will be available and Polk County Health Department will provide vaccinations for qualifying families. Uninsured and underinsured families are … Read more »


July 14th, 2017

Freshman Orientation will be held on Thursday, August 17th, from 8:00 AM to noon, in the school gymnasium. The purpose of this orientation is to make the transition from middle school to high school a positive one. Upperclassman Polar Bear Crew Members will be serving as leaders and mentors to the incoming freshman. There will … Read more »


July 14th, 2017

Online Registration help is available in the school office on TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS and THURSDAYS from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. All students must register for school. If you are stopping in at the office for assistance please be sure and bring proof of address with you. (Utility bill, signed/dated lease agreement, or car registration, etc…) … Read more »