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1430 East University Ave. | Des Moines, IA 50316
Phone: 515-242-7774 | Fax: 515-323-8653

Bulletin Board

Welcome to the new Hiatt Middle School website! Here you can find out what’s for lunch, learn about upcoming news and events and much more. Use the menu at the top of the page or the Quick Links menu to the right to find what you’re looking for.

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!

Dental Screenings

8th Grade Dental Screening will be on Monday, January 14th at 9am. A dental screening is required for 9th grade. This screening is completed through Dental Connections and is free of charge. ( an email has been sent home to each 8th grade parent, in English and Spanish)

Iowa Clinic to be at Parent Conferences

Conferences are February 28th and March 5th–the Iowa Clinic will be at the school on these nights with a team to complete Sports Physicals. They are also free of charge. I just want parents to be aware so they can take advantage!

Parent Conference

February 28th and March 5th from 3:30 to 6:30

All Events
  • First Day of School

  • Labor Day – No school

  • Professional Development – No School

  • No School – May be reserved for conferences

  • Professional Development – No school