Archive for October, 2018
October 5th, 2018

This event serves as a kick-off to the Healthiest State Month each year which occurs in October.  One hundred and eighteen students, school staff, and Orchard Place Agency staff participated in the Healthiest State Walk.  The walk was organized and coordinated by Amy Payne-Johnson from Orchard Place Agency and Aaron McMurphy, Orchard Place School PE … Read more »


October 5th, 2018

Conferences will be: October 11 3:45 PM-7:45 PM October 24  3:45 PM -7:30 PM Parents are encourage to attend conferences for their student to discuss their growth so far this semester. Parents who are unable to travel to Des Moines for conferences may choose to participate by phone or make arrangements to meet at family … Read more »


October 5th, 2018

This past week employees at Principal participated in Connected Community Ally Week.  During this week, their staff created Paper Chains of Kindness for various groups throughout the Des Moines community.  We are excited to be a part of this wonderful project.  Connye Stull, Vice Chair/LGBT and Employee Recourse Group at Principal delivered a Paper Chain … Read more »