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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.


February 26th, 2013

DMPS is hiring several 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, please call 515-242-7887


January 24th, 2013

Students from Brubaker Elementary received a gift of a new Brubaker themed t-shirt. The students also received chap-stick in their gift. These gifts were donated by various donors. The students loved the gifts and were very thankful for them. Brubaker would like to thank all of those who took part in donating to our students.


January 14th, 2013

As you may know, the school district’s calendar for the 2012-13 school year originally indicated that classes would not be held on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 21) and Presidents’ Day (February 18), with the exception that these days would be used to make up days lost due to weather closings. Due to interest … Read more »


January 14th, 2013

Wow! Can you believe it is already January? This school year has gotten off to a great start. Teachers are spending collaboration time working together participating in data team meetings, reviewing, and utilizing data to guide their decisions about instruction and strategies that will best meet student needs. We are meeting multiple days every week to … Read more »