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DMPS Offers Free Summer Meal Program

4/21/2015

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.

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Make Plans for Summer at DMPS

3/30/2015

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.

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Students to Provide Lunchtime Feedback

2/10/2015

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.

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Tutoring Sign Up at Hoyt Middle School

1/22/2015

Students who attend a Title I school in Des Moines may be eligible for tutoring services at no cost to their family. In order to be eligible students must attend one of the 25 Title I schools in Des Moines and meet low income guidelines. To learn more and to register, click on the headline.

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Hoyt Girls Head to Basketball Shootout

12/10/2014

The 1st Annual DMPS “Metro Girls Basketball Shootout” gets underway on Saturday, December 13th at 9:00 AM on the campus of East High School. All ten Des Moines middle schools will take to the court in this day-long event. Show your support for these young student-athletes. Click the image for more details about the event.

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What’s for Lunch? Ask the DMPS Mobile App

9/26/2014

You can now find out what’s for breakfast and lunch at every school on every day of the year. You can even find out nutritional information. Just visit the Dining section on the new DMPS Mobile App. If you don’t yet have the app, click the header to download it for Apple or Android and learn more about its many features.

Upcoming Events

May 25
No School
May 26
Students vs. Staff Basketball Game
Jun 1
Last Day of School...if no make-up days
Aug 26
First day of school 2015-2016
Sep 7
Labor Day – No school
Hoyt takes part in the School Improvement Grant program, administered by the U.S. Department of Education.

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Attention: Hoyt Middle School Registration for all new and returning students was on Thursday August 7, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

If you missed the registration date you may stop in to do so up until Tuesday August 19. If you are unable to make it by Tuesday you may come in between 1:30-5:00 on Wednesday or from 3:00-5:00 on Thursday. You may print off enrolment information from the website or stop in to take it with you, but we will not be enrolling students during the school day on Wednesday or Thursday. Please be sure to bring copies of current physicals for athletic activities throughout the year.

You may click here to download and print the forms for registration to bring in with you to speed up the process: Registration forms 1 registration forms 2. Each student attending Hoyt will be required to purchase a Physical Education uniform ($14) and a school planner ($6) at the time of registration.


Staff Resources Page (IC, email, Skydrive links): http://hoyt.dmschools.org/resources/staff-links/


Hoyt Mission:  To engage all students in a secure and supportive learning environment where they achieve their highest potential and accept responsibility for their learning.

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About Hoyt Middle School

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2700 East 42nd Street, Des Moines, IA 50317

P: 515-242-8446 | E: hoyt@dmschools.org 

 

Each day we work to engage our students in a secure and supportive learning environment where they can achieve their highest potential and accept responsibility for their learning. Read More…

One of our greatest strengths is the diversity of our student population as well as the programming we provide daily.

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