School News

District staff walk safe routes to school.

Scouting the Routes for Safe Walks to School

6/15/2018

The school bell times at Garton will change with the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Our new start time is 7:30 AM and we will dismiss at 2:25 PM, with a 75 minute early dismissal on Wednesdays. Please click on the headline to learn more about how we are engaging our staff to ensure an orderly transition when school resumes August 23.

18-19 SCHOOL HOURS

6/5/2018

There are new school hours for this coming school year.  The front doors will be open from 7:15-7:30, during that time we will be serving breakfast to the students.  School will begin at 7:30.  If your students arrive after 7:30, they will have to come to the office, check in and get a pass to … Read more »

Kindergarten Jump Start

6/5/2018

Kindergarten Jump Start will be July 30th – August 1st from 9:00-11:00.  Please call the office at 242-8408 and save a spot for your 18-19 Kindergartner.  We look forward to meeting your student and watching them learn and grow!!!

Happy 4th of July

6/5/2018

Office will be closed on July 4th.  Have a safe and fun 4th of July.

Registration Week

6/5/2018

Registration week July 23rd – 27th.  The office will be open 7:00 am – 3:00 during that week.  We will be open late on Thursday, July 26th.  We will have computers set up in the office, for you to use.  If you have any questions or need help, please contact Ronda at 242-8408.

On Line Registration

6/5/2018

Infinite Campus On Line Registration opens July 16th.  If you need any assistance, please call Ronda at 242-8408.

Upcoming Events

Jul 23
Registration Week
Jul 26
Registration Week
Jul 30
Kindergarten Jump Start
Aug 14
School Board Meeting
Aug 21
Open House

2820 E 24th St, Des Moines, IA 50317
P: 515-242-8408 | F: 515-323-8619
E: garton@dmschools.org

About Garton Elementary School

2820 E. 24th Street, Des Moines, IA 50317

P: 515-242-8408 | E: garton@dmschools.org 

 

Garton is a successfully merged building of Adams and Garton elementary schools. Garton meets the diverse needs of all learners by providing support to ELL, Special Education and mentally and physically disabled students. Read More…

Welcome to Garton Elementary School! We are excited to work with you and your child!

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