News
May 21st, 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.


April 7th, 2017

Here is the link to the survey regarding the new bell time change the district is proposing for next year. Please take a moment to complete the survey so that your voices concerning your students will be taken into consideration before a decision is made. Click on the image to be redirected to the survey.


February 6th, 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.          


February 6th, 2017

February 28 from 4:15 to 7:45pm March 2 from 4:15 to 7:45pm


September 12th, 2016

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


May 31st, 2016

Pictured:  Women’s Swim Winners:  Denisse Montano, Melissa Gerard, Po Meh and Dani  Craven.   Ruby Van Meter students scored big at the Iowa Special Olympics bringing home many medals! Our Field Event athletes earned 7 Gold, 9 Silver and 6 Bronze medals. They also brought home 12 ribbons for 4th—7th place. Swimmers rocked a total … Read more »


May 16th, 2016

A huge “Thank You” to the Keller Williams volunteers.


April 22nd, 2016

Our very own RVM Deb Vogel was named Educator of the Year by the Rotary  Club of Des Moines.  Deb was nominated by our principal and was honored at a luncheon at the Wakonda Club this week along with 6 other district teachers.  She has been teaching for 18 years, 10 in Omaha and 8 … Read more »


April 8th, 2016

  Ribbons were presented to the RVM student swimmers at the Awards ceremony this week. A total of 77 blue, 60 red, 21 white and 7 yellow ribbons were presented. Trophies were also awarded to the students scoring the most number of total points in the events tin which hey participated. Jaden Neeson-Young and Tierra … Read more »


April 8th, 2016

42nd Annual Ruby Van Meter Swimming Championships   Our 42nd Annual RVM Swimming Championships will be held on Thursday March 24, 2016. Participants have been selected from Middle School, High School, and Transitional swimming classes and will be competing for individual awards as well as points for their homeroom teams. A plaque will be awarded … Read more »