This week, Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 33 hosted their annual welding competition for students at the headquarters on the south side of Des Moines. The 2016 High School Weld Off puts to the task, the skills of close to 100 of the top welding students from around Iowa. This year, two Central Campus students earned recognition in … Read more »
The culinary arts students at Central Campus are ready for another season of fine dining. Join Chef John Andres’ team for their spring offerings on selective dates 10:50 to 12:30 p.m. in the Central Campus multipurpose room.
Students at Central Campus in pursuit of culinary excellence under the direction of Chef John Andres scored some big victories at the SkillsUSA State Championships. Three students will be going on to represent DMPS and Iowa, competing at the national level at the SkillsUSA National Leadership Conference in Louisville, KY in June. To read more about their accomplishments, click on the image.
Central Campus is throwing its doors open to the public this week during its 4th annual Block Party. The event kicked off with on Art Show on Monday and continued Tuesday with an Open House, giving the public a chance to see first-hand the many one-of-a-kind educational programs available at Central. The festivities continue Thursday with the always-popular Fashion Show. Click on the image to read and see more.
Is it a fashion runway in Paris? Milan? Nope, it’s right here in Des Moines at Central Campus. Enjoy photos on our Flickr page of the always popular, always stylish Central Campus Fashion Show. Click on the image to see our own version of Vogue and some amazing designs by our students.
Kathleen Hurley continues her look at Iowa’s Premier Regional Academy for Advance Career Programs – Central Campus. This time, she sets her focus on Instructor Ben Molloy and our #BestofTheBest Home Building program as they construct a home on the south sides from the ground up. Read the Des Moines Register article (photo by Kathleen Hurley)