News
September 16th, 2013

Check out the monthly newsletter online. The newsletter can be found on the Brubaker website by clicking the “Parents” tab and selecting “Monthly Newsletter” from the drop down menu.


August 19th, 2013

The staff at Brubaker welcomes incoming Kindergarteners! We were excited to see so many parents attend our Kindergarten Orientation. If you were unable to attend, or you simply wanted a refresher, a presentation is available for you.


August 19th, 2013

DMPS is currently hiring school bus drivers. Join the team at Iowa’s largest provider of public education and one of Des Moines’ top employers. If you have or can obtain a Class B commercial driver’s license, and are interested in working for DMPS, click here to find out more and to begin the application process.


July 11th, 2013

HOST FAMILIES NEEDED Dear Friends: 2013 marks our 29th year for the Kofu, Japan and the Des Moines, USA Student Exchange. On August, 2, students and chaperones will arrive from Kofu for a seven day visit and in June 2014, 26 DMPS students will travel to Japan. Des Moines students ages 11-16 will spend one … Read more »


June 6th, 2013

In continuing with the Brubaker tradition our 5th grade students had the privilege to walk to Granny’s Ice Cream Shop and celebrate the end to a successful fifth grade year. It was a fantastic afternoon and everyone enjoyed their sweet treat!


June 6th, 2013

Summer hours for Brubaker Elementary is Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:00. This summer Metro Kids will be held at Stowe Elementary. Registration will be July 25th from 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM. School Starts back on August 22nd. This is a full day!


May 6th, 2013

Students at Brubaker took part in writing short messages that were shared with Brubaker Staff and students on STAND4CHANGE day, Friday, May 3rd. Take a stand against bullying! You can make a difference!


May 1st, 2013

DMPS will be offering FREE Preschool starting in the fall of 2013. Classes run 4 days a week (no Wednesdays) for 3 hours and 15 minutes each day either in the morning or afternoon. There are no income guidelines. Children must be 4 years old before 9-15-13. Please fill out application at the Welcome Center, … Read more »


March 4th, 2013

Please sign your kindergarten student up for 2013-2014 school year. Office hours are from 8:00-4:00, Monday through Friday. Please bring the following: Verification of birth date (Birth Certificate) Child’s Immunization Record Photo Identification 2 Proof’s of Address (Power Bill, Water Bill, Rental Agreement, etc.) If you have any questions please call: 242-8405


March 1st, 2013

To commemorate Read Across America – a nation-wide literacy campaign sponsored by the National Education Association – Brubaker Elementary students put on their own production of Seussical the Musical. Get a review of today’s performance, and enjoy photos, by clicking the above headline.