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Online Registration Tips


As we use the new online registration feature, the Technology Department has shared a few tips that will help make your first venture more successful: 1. Select FIREFOX as your browser; it works best with Infinite Campus. 2. Only parents/guardians from the PRIMARY household can register their student/s. 3. Check out the video for Returning … Read more »


Metro Kids Registration


Looking for before and after school childcare options? Check out DMPS Metro Kids! Click on the word Metro above to get to the registration form.

Online Registration

Registration Begins July 1st


Click on the word Registration above to learn more, and to connect to a video that shows you what online registration looks like. Online registration will take less than 20 minutes for most returning families, and you may be able to complete this task from the comfort of your own home!


Meet the Teacher Night


Join us for Meet the Teacher Night on Tuesday, August 25th from 5:0-6:30! Your student will find out who their teacher is, have a chance to find their desk and locker, and leave their school supplies. Drop in and say “Hi!” School begins on Wednesday, August 26, 2015.

Park Avenue 2013-2014 School Supply List

Park Avenue School Supply List


Back-To-School seems far away, but you can get a head start with the 2015-2016 Park Avenue School Supply List! Find the list under the PARENTS tab above this post.


Save those Box Tops!


The Park Avenue PTA asks that you save your Box Tops for Education all summer long, to give us a great start in the fall. If you need to get these little snips out of your house, call the Park Avenue Office at 242-8429 to set up a time to drop off your stash. Thanks … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Aug 10
Kindergarten Jump Start
Aug 11
Kindergarten Jump Start
Aug 12
Kindergarten Jump Start
Aug 13
Kindergaten Jump Start
Aug 25
Meet the Teacher Night

Park Avenue School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

About Park Avenue Elementary School


3141 SW 9th Street, Des Moines, IA 50315

P: 515-242-8429 | E: 


The first school in Park Avenue district was on Ninth and Broad. It was called Belle School, after Samuel Bell, the first teacher. The school was a long brick schoolhouse built in 1868. Read more…

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