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Spring Music Informances


Spring Music Informances will be held on Friday, April 25th in the Hoyt auditorium. Grade level times will be as follows:
Kindergarten: 10 AM
1st Grade: 11 AM
2nd Grade: 9 AM
3rd Grade: 12:15 PM
4th Grade: 2:15 PM
5th Grade: 1:15 PM

We hope that you will come and enjoy the performance with us!

IA Assessment

Iowa Assessment


The Iowa Assessment will be administered during the week of March 31st through April 4th. Please ensure that your child(ren) receive plenty of rest and a balanced breakfast.


Opera Iowa


Thank you to Opera Iowa for your performance of The Three Little Pigs.

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Des Moines Annual Art Exhibit


Congratulations to the Brubaker students for their selection to the Des Moines Annual Art Exhibit. Thank you to Mr. Ken Esveld for coordinating the effort with students and families.


Monster Jam Crushes Bullying


Brubaker would like to thank Monster Jam for their message to Crush Bullying. Students participated in a powerful, anti-bullying message from Mr. Jeff Knapf and superstar, BJ Johnson, otherwise known as “Mohawk Warrior”.


Little Monkeys


The staff at Brubaker would like to thank our business partners, community supporters, and in particular, our volunteer family supporters. These 1st graders were given hats and sock monkeys to keep their heads and hearts warm!

Upcoming Events

Apr 25
Spring Concert Informances
Apr 30
Green Zone Party (School-wide)
May 06
PTA Meeting
May 15
Track and Field Day
May 20
Band and Orchestra Concert

2900 East 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50317
P: 515-242-8405 | F: 515-265-5690

About Brubaker Elementary School


2900 East 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50317

P: 515-242-8405 | E:


Brubaker Elementary School supports students in general education, students with autism, as well as those in our Intellectually Disabled classroom. We are focused on being respectful, responsible and safe. Read more…

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