GLOBAL YOUTH INSITUTE AND WORLD FOOD PRIZE

Maxwell Murphy, Senior Roosevelt High School, participated in the Global Youth Institute portion of the World Food Prize. Max was selected out of many high school students to participate in such an event. This was a rigorous three …

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JROTC and DM MARATHON

Sunday the 19th of October 40 Central Campus JROTC supported the Des Moines Marathon.  They started in the cool of the morning at 6:00 a.m. and finished in what turned into a beautiful fall afternoon at about 3 …

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AVIATION TOURS PLANES

Our Aviation program lead by Rick McDonald and Tim Harmer, had the chance to visit the UPS sight at the Des Moines International Airport. They got hands-on with a Boeing 757 and Airbus A3000. It was a little …

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POLISHING UP THIER SKILLS

Here are a few students from Auto Collision, taught by Joel Samuelson, at work in the lab.  They are polishing their freshly painted project fenders.   

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CULINARY ARTS

First year students from Culinary Arts, taught by Chef John Andres, are having a great time during their first day of Baking.  

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WALKING AROUND

This week several students from our STEP program participated in the Healthy Iowa Initiative Walk.  Students and associates Lisa Prine, Melissa Sarlat  and Jami Harvey (taking the picture!) walked around Gray’s Lake on Wednesday morning.  They went above and beyond the …

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Meet Ruth Phaviset: Preparing for her Future

The daughter of Laotian refugees, Ruth Phaviset has met life’s challenges head on as she prepares for her future and a career in health care. The East High senior, who also takes courses at Central Campus and Central Academy, was recently named a National Youth Council on Leadership nominee. Click the photo to meet Ruth and learn more about her story.

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CULINARY ARTS AT GALA

Our students from the Culinary Arts program, taught by Chef John Andres, were sharing their talents at the Iowa Restaurant Association’s Dine Iowa Grand Tasting Gala. This was one of many opportunities our students experience though the ProStart …

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IESA WORKING ON SOLAR PANELS

First year students form the IESA program taught by Larry Beall are working on their solar panels and putting the PVC backs on them. These panels are actual working solar panels the students created as one of many …

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