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1701 Lay Street | Des Moines, IA 50317
Phone: 515-242-8431 | Fax: 515-323-8639

Bulletin Board

PHILLIPS TECHNOLOGY POLICY- All Guardians are liable for computer and/or hotspot damages or loss whether due to an accident or intentional.


The following are agreements to which every Phillips student adheres.

Ask an adult before using technology!
Treat school property with care.
Only go to adult-approved websites.
Protect our own and others’ private information.
Respect each other’s ideas and opinions.
Communicate respectfully and responsibly with one another.
Stand up to cyber-bullying.
Give proper credit when we use others’ work.


DMPS Virtual Backpack

We are pleased to welcome you to the virtual backpack for Des Moines Public Schools,  our central hub for information about school and community events and information of interest to students and their families. The new virtual backpack allows the Des Moines Public School District to distribute school and community information electronically to parents, staff, and students. Click here to visit the virtual backpack!

Des Moines Public Schools uses Nutrislice to provide easier and more complete menu information about breakfast and lunch at all of our schools.

Visit DMPS Nutrislice to see what’s for breakfast or lunch at any school on any day of the school year.

All Events
  • First Day of School

  • No School; Labor Day

  • No School

  • DMPS Foundation OneRun

  • No School Oct. 9-11