A First for DMPS Students Des Moines, IA – May 29, 2015 – Recently, students in the Computer Aided Design program and PLTW: Civil Engineering & Architecture were given the opportunity to take the Autodesk Certified User Exam, with the first successful certifications earned by Central Campus CAD student and Hoover High Senior Jamie Malone, … Read more »
Students from Central Campus are helping researchers at Des Moines University study the brain. The Spring 2015 issue of DMU Magazine features a story about how DMPS high schoolers are working with professor Muhammad Spocter in his graduate-level neuroanatomy class and assisting with his canine brain studies. Click the photo to read more about another exciting STEM opportunity for DMPS students.
Another accomplishment to Early Childhood Careers Students at Central Campus occurred. Followed by last year’s honor, having been the first two high school students to earn CDA credentials from this program in Iowa, these two students, Haley Haskell from Hoover and Jennifer Lozano from East, became the third and fourth to be awarded the National Child Development Associate … Read more »
This week our students were recognized by the Des Moines Public School Board. Students from, Broadcasting and Film, taught by Tim Rice and Kirk Johnson, were recognized for receiving multiple awards. Students from Culinary Arts and Restaurant Management, taught by Chef John Andres, were recognized for their proficiency in the Skills … Read more »
Career Opportunities in Health is a program at Central Campus that provides observation experience within Unity Point Health-DM hospitals, along with some private clinics around the metro; in addition to the observation experiences, students have classroom experiences to hear from medical professionals, visit local collegiate institutions and learn about topics relevant to the world of … Read more »
Our CTAN/Mobile Apps students were part of the IT Olympics in Ames. Up against fierce competition they proudly came in 2nd place in the Community Service project they undertook for Deerfield Retirement Community where they assisted with any technology needs the residents or center itself had. You can see the pride and joy on their faces and … Read more »