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2017-18 School Supply Lists


School Supply List 17-18

Picture Day
New School Hours

New Elementary School Hours


Beginning August 23rd, Brubaker will have new school hours. Each school day will be extended by ten minutes. Doors will open daily at 8:20 AM, breakfast will be served to all students during arrival. School starts at 8:45. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays, dismissal will be 3:40 PM. Wednesday dismissal will be 2:10 PM.

First Day of School

First Day of School – August 23, 2017


The 2017-18 school year will begin on Wednesday, August 23rd. Doors open at 8:20 AM, school starting at 8:45. Breakfast is served to all students, as they arrive. Dismissal on Wednesdays will now be 2:10 PM.

Walk to School Day

Brubaker All-School Walk, May 3rd


The Brubaker All-Student Walk will take place on Wednesday, May 3rd at 10:00 AM. All students and staff will take a 30 minute walk around the neighborhood starting at 10:00 AM. Please make sure your child wears appropriate shoes for the walk.

Music Concert

K-5 Music Concerts – Friday, April 28th


Kindergarten – 1:30 PM 1st Grade – 2:30 PM 2nd Grade – 12:30 PM 3rd Grade – 10:00 AM 4th Grade – 11:00 AM 5th Grade – 9:00 AM All concerts will be held in the Hoyt Auditorium. Parking and entrance to Hoyt Auditorium will be on the West side of the building. Entrance from … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Jul 17
Online Student Registration Open
Jul 27
Online Student Registration Assistance 1:00-7:00
Aug 01
Kindergarten Jump Start 9:00-11:30
Aug 21
Brubaker Back to School Night 4:00-6:00
Aug 23
First Day of School 8:45-2:10

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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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