School News

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Meeting the Governor

9/29/2014

It is always exciting to hear from your previous students.  Even more so when they are following their dreams that started with taking your class. Damian Lozoya, a 2014 graduate, completed Teacher Academy taught by Teresa Peterson. He is currently majoring in Elementary Education at UNI where he had the opportunity recently to meet Governor … Read more »

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Larry Beall | Education and Outreach Impact Awards

9/29/2014

Inspiring the next generation to engage in our energy future has long been a commitment of the Iowa Energy Center. Through our partnership with the Iowa Energy and Sustainability Academy at Central Campus in Des Moines, we’re providing students hands-on learning opportunities. In a few years, we’ll be depending on these young minds to continue to advance … Read more »

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Congratulations to Retired Instructor

9/29/2014

DES MOINES CENTRAL CAMPUS had to build a state-of-the-art kitchen to keep up with Culinary Educator Elaine Wolf’s flourishing ProStart program. The 2013 Iowa Teacher of the Year Finalist earned a degree in Restaurant Management from Miami University of Ohio in 1974 and blazed a trail of success from the get go. From institutional food … Read more »

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CADET OF THE MONTH

9/26/2014

Congratulations to C/SGT Denzil Miller on earning the Red Bull Cadet of the Month for September 2014. Mrs. Julie Rosin, Central Campus Assistant Director, presented the award.

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CONGRATULATIONS!

9/26/2014

Congratulations to C/SFC Dalton McDonald. Dalton was presented the JROTC National Honor Society Cord  at the Echo Bravo end of the month award ceremony. There to present the award were his parents Jennifer and Jeff.

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ROW ROW ROW YOUR BOAT!

9/24/2014

After going through a safety orientation earlier in the week, the Marine Biology students traveled to Gray’s Lake to put their kayaking skills to the test. The highlight of the kayaking was probably ‘kayak football’ that caused a few students to tip over (including their teacher Mr. Greg Barord). Some were a little wet after … 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…

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