Archive for October, 2016
October 4th, 2016

This year students in the Des Moines Public Schools will be participating in MAP testing. MAP stands for Measures of Academic Progress which is a testing program developed by the Northwest Evaluation Association and is aligned with the common core.  We will be using this assessment to measure student growth as it will be administered … Read more »


October 3rd, 2016

Orchard Place School Staff and Students will be participating in this year’s Healthiest State Walk on Wednesday, October 5th at Noon. Get out, join the state and WALK!