School News

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ON THE JOB

9/19/2014

Here are two of our students, Devion and Justin. They are operating the packer at our Home Building site which is taught by Ben Molloy.

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HARD AT WORK

9/19/2014

Busy day at the Argiscience lab! This is Cory and his Yorkshire. They are part of the Animal Science program taught by Danielle Wanfalt. Looking good!           The Horticulture students taught by Craig Nelson have harvested apples and pears that will soon become pies by the Lincoln FCS students. YUM!   … Read more »

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STUDENTS LEARN THEIR CRAFT

9/19/2014

These aviation students are hard at work! They are honing their skills in the Aviation Technology program taught my Rick McDonald and Tim Harmer.  

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JROTC PARENT MEETING

9/19/2014

Thursday night, September 18th, the parents of our JROTC cadets from the Red Bull Battalion meet last night. It was a full house!

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1st PLACE FOR HORTICULTURE

9/19/2014

Our Agriscience Horticulture program, taught by Craig Nelson, attended the 2014 Sub-District Soil Judging contest. We wish to thank the Decatur County Soil and Water Conservation District and Mr. Brad Funk for their assistance with this contest. Congratulations to our teams who won first and second places in this contest.

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IESA SOLAR PANELS

9/18/2014

Our IESA program, taught by Larry Beall, has students putting together solar panels.  These are real working panels that were obtained through a grant from the Iowa Energy Center. This project is for the Green Apple Day which is a day of environmental service. With Central Campus being the only Green Ribbon School in the Des … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Oct 3
End of 1st Grading period
Oct 16
PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES
Oct 21
PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES
Oct 22
TESTS/SCHOOL EXPLORE/PLAN
Oct 24
NO SCHOOL
Central Students have the opportunity to earn college credit thanks to our unique partnerships with DMACC.

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The Central 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 make reservations or to “sign up” to receive the menu, please email:  centralcampuscafe@gmail.com.  Download a copy of the menu, please click Central Campus menu. Download a copy of the Café open dates, please Central Campus Café Dates.

The first luncheon will be on October 30th.

 


From aviation technology to marine biology to fashion design and more, Central Campus is hope to a wide array of educational opportunities and career programs for students in the Des Moines metro. Click here to view our Central Campus Marketing Video.

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About Central Campus

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1800 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309

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

 

Central Campus compliments and extends the programs of central Iowa schools, offering unique academic and career opportunities that direct, inspire, and motivate a diverse group of students. Read More…

At Central Campus we provide educational opportunities that support the unique educational needs of students.

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