Become a part of something big! This summer, your child will seek innovative solutions to real-world problems during the Camp Invention program at Hanawalt Elementary School in Des Moines. The program will be held on July 14-18 …
School Supply List for 2014 – 2015 School Year
Hanawalt Elementary School Supply List for Classrooms All students need a backpack with Student’s Name inside that Fits into a Shared Locker (no wheels please) Kindergarten: – 2 boxes of 24 crayons – 2 boxes of facial tissues …
Hanawalt Honored for Tolerance Efforts
Hanawalt was designated a “Mix it Up” Model School by the Southern Poverty Law Center. It is one of 76 schools nationwide and the only Iowa school to receive the honor. The group called Hanawalt’s efforts “refreshing” and “extraordinary.” To read more about the effort to break down the barriers between students so there are fewer misunderstandings that can lead to conflicts, bullying and harassment, click on the picture.
“It’s the best day ever!” at Hanawalt Elementary
Hanawalt Elementary School students put away their books, limbered up and pulled out the craft supplies for a day of fun. Today, the teachers are mimes, puppeteers, dancers and artists. “A Day in the Arts” is an annual event at the school going back almost two decades. Click the picture to see and read about the fun.