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HELPING EACH OTHER WITH THEIR DREAMS

3/23/2015

Here at Central Campus we try to give a hand when needed. And our students exemplify this endeavor! Dakota Shelton and Melissa Kelly from Fashion Design and Merchandising are helping Alexandra Boucher, a student in the STEP program. Alexandra has aspirations of being a designer and with Dakota and Melissa helping out, she is learning … Read more »

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Central Campus CADD Students Team Up with Local Charity for Education

3/10/2015

Students from the CADD program at Central Campus were approached by Des Moines based charity Six Degrees of Separation – Removing Barriers for Education to build a replica of a school in Labiche, Haiti to assist with fundraising efforts. Along with building the replica, students were also presented the challenge of designing new classroom space … Read more »

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Civil Engineering & Architecture Students visit EFCO Corp

3/10/2015

Students from the Civil Engineering & Architecture class at Central Campus had the opportunity to visit Des Moines based EFCO, a world leading provider of concrete formwork on Thursday, October 30th. The visit was led by CAD Manager Jon Crowson who showed the students some of the history of EFCO and various developments of the … Read more »

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Central Campus Cafe Announces Spring Dates

3/9/2015

We’re excited to announce the Central Campus Café will open for the Spring on March 27 for 10 days in March, April and May. Students in the award-winning culinary program develop the menus, which are available a week in advance. Lunch is served from 10:50 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and prices vary from $4-8. Click on the image for more.

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CONSTRUCTION CAREERS & EDUCATION EXPO

3/9/2015

                     

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GIVING TO OTHERS

3/5/2015

Today an employee from the Polk County Treasurers office named Lynn stopped by the Fashion Design and Merchandising program which is taught by Tracy Holland. A group of employees from the PCT created a program called “HOPE” which gives a donation to nonprofit groups in the Polk county area. HOPE has been active for nearly 12 … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Apr 8
IOWA ASSESSMENTS
Apr 17
End of 5th Grading Period
Apr 27
ART SHOW OPENING
Apr 28
ACT TEST DAY-11th Grade
Apr 28
BLOCK PARTY
Central Students have the opportunity to earn college credit thanks to our unique partnerships with DMACC.

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The Central Campus Catalog is now available for viewing to plan for your 2014 – 2015 school year.  Download now!

 

 


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Campus Café is operated by the Central Campus Culinary Arts students under the direction of Chef John Andres. Enjoy great food and service while experiencing a beautiful view of downtown Des Moines. Lunch is served from 10:55 AM to 12:30 PM on specific dates throughout the year. Come to Central Campus and enjoy these up-and-coming culinary artists! To
“sign up” to receive the menu, please email:  centralcampuscafe@gmail.com.  Download a copy of the Café open dates at Spring Cafe Dates

Click for the March 27th Café Day menu here:032715 menu

 

All orders can now be placed through Google forms. Click on this link for Reservations or in-building deliveries!   http://goo.gl/forms/TiYfBwb6Hz

We no longer accept reservations, pre-orders, or delivery orders by phone or email!

 

 

 

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1800 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309

P: 515-242-7846 | E: centralcampus@dmschools.org 

 

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