School News

Back To School Physical Event

6/5/2018

Des Moines University will be holding back to school physicals on Thursday, July 26, 12-5pm and Friday, July 27, 12-4pm. No appointment necessary! See flier for more information.

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New School Hours Beginning in August

2/9/2018

Beginning in August, all schools at DMPS will have new hours. The new hours at our school will be 8:30 AM to 3:25 PM. The change is being made to better serve the educational needs of students, based on research into the sleep patterns of children and teenagers. Click the headline for more information.

Box Tops For Education

12/6/2017

Hoyt Students are collecting Box Tops for Education!
Donate your Box Tops in the Hoyt office.

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Virtual Backpack Replaces Paper Flyers

8/11/2017

Our students have enough to carry around! Opportunities in the community will now be available via Virtual Backpack for Des Moines Public Schools. Read about student-friendly community events and opportunities, or post a flyer of your own. Click on the headline to read more about Virtual Backpack.

2017-18 Supply List

7/30/2017

Click link above for a complete supply list for the 2017-18 school year.

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Attention: Incoming 7th Grade Students

3/29/2017

Before starting 7th grade in the fall, students must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of a meningitis vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes in the fall. As of Aug. 1, 43% of Hoyt students do not have the vaccination. Click the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.

Upcoming Events

Jul 16
Online Registration Begins
Aug 14
School Board Meeting
Aug 23
First Day of School
Sep 3
Labor Day – No School
Sep 4
School Board Meeting
Hoyt takes part in the School Improvement Grant program, administered by the U.S. Department of Education.

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Physical Form linkhttp://www.dmschools.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/physical6-12.pdf

2017-18 School Supply ListClick here


Hoyt Middle School is now registering students for fall Athletics:

Please register @ https://fs8.formsite.com/DMPSchools/form238/index.html

Participants must have a current physical and registration before they may begin practicing.


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


Virtual Backpack — Flyers for community events and opportunities.    https://www.dmschools.org/backpack/

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About Hoyt Middle School

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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