School News

Homecoming Week

9/25/2017

The 2017 RVM Homecoming festivities will take place during the week of September 25th      through September 29th.  The theme song selected for this year’s Homecoming is “Try Everything” by Shakira. We are encouraging levels to make posters for this week’s events.  The following activities are planned for this year’s Homecoming week:   Mon. Sept. 25:  … Read more »

School Picture Retake Day

9/7/2017

School retakes pictures at 8:30 am

Fall Conferences

9/7/2017

October 24 – 3:45 pm to 7:00 pm October 26 – 3:45 pm to 7:00 pm

Win-Win Collaboration for RVM and East

5/21/2017

Gloria Gallegos is one of our students who loves chocolate milk. Her occupational therapist wanted to find a way that she could enjoy it on her own, so he roughed out an idea that found its way to a Computer Aided Design class at East, where a student took on the challenge of turning the idea into reality, designing and manufacturing a custom milk carton holder. Click the headline to find out how Gloria enjoyed a nice, cold chocolate milk … all on her own.

Basketball Jamboree-New Date

2/6/2017

Date:     FRIDAY, March 24, 2017 Time:  Doors open at 5:30pm Tip off: 6:00pm Place: Roosevelt High School Gym-4419 Center St There will also be a raffle and silent auction. Tickets can be purchased at the door.          

RVM Registration

9/12/2016

Don’t forget to register your student.  If you have questions about registration, please call our office.  

Upcoming Events

Oct 24
Fall Conferences
Oct 26
Fall Conferences
Oct 27
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Oct 27
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Oct 27
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710 28th Street, Des Moines, IA 50312
P: 515-242-8220 | F: 515-242-8223
E: vanmeter@dmschools.org

About Ruby Van Meter School

710 28th Street, Des Moines, IA 50312

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

 

Ruby Van Meter was established in 1973 as special school that serves secondary students that have significant intellectual disabilities.  Read More…

It is my pleasure to welcome you to Ruby Van Meter School.

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