School News

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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.

Boys Basketball Schedule 2018

1/10/2018

Come cheer on the the Hoyt boys basketball team!

Spring Conferences

1/10/2018

Spring Conferences will be held Wednesday, February 7, 2pm – 6pm and Thursday, February 8, 4pm – 7pm. Your students teacher will contact you to set up a time to meet.

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.

New dismissal time for the 2017-18 school year

7/30/2017

Regular school hours will be 7:45 am to 2:40 pm.
Every Wednesday will be a 90 min. early dismissal at 1:10 pm.

Upcoming Events

Feb 19
No School – Professional Development Day (Educator University)
Feb 20
School Board Meeting
Feb 20
DMPS Jazz Festival at Callanan
Mar 3
Hoover Jazz Fest
Mar 9
Spring Recess – No School
Hoyt takes part in the School Improvement Grant program, administered by the U.S. Department of Education.

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2017-18 School Supply ListClick here


Hoyt Middle School is now registering students for Winter 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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