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Brubaker’s Next Principal: Mark Adams

12/23/2014

Des Moines Public Schools has announced four new principals starting in the 2015-16 school year, including at Brubaker Elementary School. Mark Adams, our current dean of students, will become Brubaker’s new principal next July. Click the headline to meet all of the new principals at DMPS.

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Holiday Generosity

12/19/2014

Area business spreads holiday cheer! Employees at Athene worked together to ensure many families were taken care of with gifts this holiday season. Athene coordinated with Brubaker Elementary and provided clothing items and toys for 122 students in Des Moines. Many thanks to Athene!

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Fruits & Veggies: All Forms Count

11/14/2014

Just in time for Thanksgiving, our elementary students are learning about cranberries! Brubaker Elementary students tried cranberries tart, fresh and dried. Pick a Better Snack educators say all forms count when it comes to fruits and vegetables!

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Canned Food Drive

11/12/2014

Brubaker’s annual Canned Food Drive will be from November 17 – 21. Students may bring non-perishable food items to be donated to the Food Bank of Iowa. Please help Brubaker in the pursuit to fight against hunger in Iowa.

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A Feast of Family Fun!

11/12/2014

Brubaker will be hosting a literacy and math event for families. Families are welcome to come to school and be a part of activities in the classroom on November 25th. Kindergarten, First, and Second grades will be hosting from 1:00-2:00 pm. Grades 3, 4, and 5 will host from 2:15-3:15 pm. Please RSVP by November 21st. We look forward to seeing you on the 25th!

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Sen. Tom Harkin Visits Brubaker Elementary

10/28/2014

Sen. Tom Harkin visited Brubaker on Wednesday to have a snack with students and talk to 3rd graders about the importance of eating fruits and vegetables. Sen. Harkin is an author of the federal Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Program, a catalyst for change in the fight against childhood obesity. Click on the image to read more.

Upcoming Events

Feb 12
Picture Day
Feb 18
Parent/Teacher Conferences
Feb 25
Parent/Teacher Conferences
Mar 04
PTA Meeting
Mar 13
No School - Spring Break

2900 East 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50317
P: 515-242-8405 | F: 515-265-5690
E: brubaker@dmschools.org

About Brubaker Elementary School

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2900 East 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50317

P: 515-242-8405 | E: brubaker@dmschools.org

 

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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