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Hot Shot Contest Draws Cheers

1/20/2015

A Hot Shot Basketball Tournament in the gym was the highlight today as students competed shooting hoops set at all ability levels. There were signs, cheers, plaques and t-shirts for everyone, courtesy of the booster club. Go Vikings!

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Information and Forms Page

1/13/2015

Check out our Information and Forms section under the Parent tab. You will be able to locate forms and community activities on this page.

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Understanding Autism: 2015 Workshop Series

1/13/2015

Understanding Autism Workshop 2-4-15

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A Big ‘Thank You’ to Plymouth Church

12/16/2014

Students and staff from Ruby Van Meter School would like to recognize and thank the staff at Plymouth Church, 4120 Ingersoll, for welcoming and supporting the students in so many ways for the past 15 years. Click the image to read more.

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Winter Break Closings

12/14/2014

The last day for classes will be Friday, December 19.  Dismissal time will be on the regular schedule.  The offices of Ruby Van Meter will be closed from Monday, December 22, 2014 thru Friday, January 2, 2015.  Classes will resume on Monday, January 5.  Enjoy the break!

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RVM Teachers, Staff Complimented in Paper

12/3/2014

DMPS Lead Security Officer Dave Murillo had some nice things to say about Ruby Van Meter School teachers and staff. Click on the rose to read what Murillo told the Des Moines Register about the great things happening at Ruby Van Meter.

Upcoming Events

Mar 04
1:25pm Adjusted Dismissal
Mar 05
Spring Conferences
Mar 10
Spring Conferences
Mar 11
1:25pm Adjusted Dismissal
Mar 13
Spring Recess

710 28th Street, Des Moines, IA 50312
P: 515-242-8220 | F: 515-242-8223
E: vanmeter@dmschools.org

About Ruby Van Meter School

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710 28th Street, Des Moines, IA 50312

P: 515-242-8220 | E: vanmeter@dmschools.org 

 

Ruby Van Meter is a special secondary school serving 180 students who have moderate and severe disabilities. There are a variety of age appropriate opportunities for students found in very few schools around the country. Read More…

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