May 22nd, 2015

Here’s an action shot showing Hiatt Girls’ Soccer team in action at their Thursday night game playing Harding.

May 13th, 2015

April 29th, 2015

Hundreds of middle school students gathered at Williams Stadium on Monday evening for the annual DMPS All-City Middle School Track & Field Meet. Great weather led to some great results, and a reminder of the district-wide effort to increase middle school sports and activities. Click the image to read and see more of the competition.

April 27th, 2015

The following links are available for DMPS Summer Camps:   Summer programs:   Online sports camp registration:   Sports Camps paper form:

April 21st, 2015

DMPS will again offer breakfast and lunch over the summer months to children 18 and younger. The number of sites has grown, and so have the number of meals served. Last summer, DMPS staff fed children 28,722 breakfasts and 79,698 lunches. DMPS has sponsored a summer meal program for more than 30 years. Click on the headline for more information and a list of sites.

March 30th, 2015

In spite of the debate about when the school year should start, at DMPS we wonder: when does it end? That’s because activities take place at our schools nearly every day of the year. Click on the image to visit our Summer Programs web page to learn more about our summer offerings, from Metro Kids to meal programs to new sports camps.

March 6th, 2015

Amos Hiatt Middle School will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair March 6th through March 24th  before and after school in the library. The book fair will also be available during Conferences on March 10th and 12th from 4 to 7 PM in the gym. We had a very successful book fair in the fall and were able to add lots of fun new … Read more »

February 18th, 2015

Summer is just around the corner! Des Moines Public Schools is pleased to announce we will once again offer summer programming available at Amos Hiatt Middle School through our 21st Century Community Learning Centers – June 8 through July 17. Hiatt students must register online for 21CCLC and also complete the Boys and Girls Club … Read more »

February 17th, 2015

The chess club tournament final will be on Tuesday, February 17th, between Nick Brumbaugh and Dylan Wood. This picture was taken during the first round of Amos Hiatt Middle School’s chess club tournament.

February 10th, 2015

Starting this week, middle and high school students will be asked to review one new menu item each month. It’s a new program the Central Nutrition Center hopes will engage students in a discussion about nutrition and taste. To see photos of February’s featured item and learn how to give your feedback, click on the image.