7th/12th Grade Vaccination Requirements

If you have a student entering 7th or 12th grade in the state of Iowa, they may be required to have a meningococcal vaccine before they are allowed to attend school. This is a state requirement, and not …

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Schools Join Ruby Van Meter to Celebrate Thanksgiving

More than 500 students, family members and volunteers gathered at Ruby Van Meter to share their gratitude and enjoy a feast. Melodies from the East Orchestra played throughout the gym as student-volunteers from other DMPS high schools passed out dinners and pie to guests. Click on the headline to see more photos.

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Open House

Welcome back to school! Come join us for Open House on Wednesday, August 22nd from 4:00-6:00 p.m! You will have a chance to meet your teacher and visit you classroom. Bring your school supplies with you, and get …

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2018-2019 School Supply List

Ruby Van Meter School Supply List 2018-2019 Every student will need: A swimsuit labeled with your student’s name. An extra set of clothes labeled with your student’s name. A backpack labeled with your student’s name. Additionally, please send …

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Ruby Van Meter Hours for 2018 – 2019

Ruby Van Meter School hours for 2018 – 2019 will be 8:30 a.m. – 3:25 p.m. This change may require some adjustments to your home and childcare schedules. Please start looking at your options now, so you are ready …

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Online Registration Begins July 16th!

Every student needs to be registered every year. Online registration begins July 16, 2018. Begin by going to the Parents Tab on the Ruby Van Meter School website. Click on Infinite Campus and log in using your Parent …

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Smouse + Ruby Van Meter: Improving Programs

For nearly a century, DMPS has worked to improve education for students with disabilities. Today, more students are able to attend neighborhood schools rather than need a special school. Those changes plus a commitment to providing the best continuum of services to students is leading to another change: the merger of Smouse Opportunity School with Ruby Van Meter School. Click the headline to read an important message from the Superintendent.

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