Family Fun Night is here! Come out to the Des Moines Science Center on May 16th from 5:00-8:00pm. Your admission is free and there are fun exhibits for the whole family to enjoy. There will be a shuttle bus provided from River Woods Elementary. You are welcome to drive yourself, but parking in the city … Read more »
Show your River Woods spirit by mismatching your favorite clothing on Friday, May 5th. We look forward to seeing fun, mismatched students throughout the school!
Students enjoyed the beautiful weather decorating our front walks in anticipation of Earth Day 2017. Our girls club did their part my cleaning our school grounds. Thank you students for making River Woods and our planet a clean and welcoming place.
Wells Fargo and the Harlem Globetrotters teamed up to share two important messages saving and spending money wisely and how to stop bully behaviors in our schools. Students in grades 3rd -5th attended an assembly on April 7th in our school gym. The message delivered by Wells Fargo staff coupled with a performance of tricks by one … Read more »
This February, 5th grade Girls’ Club organized a fundraiser to benefit the Animal Rescue League. Donations were collected for each grade level, and the grade that raised the most funds won a special visit from the Animal Rescue League (2nd grade). An announcement was made that if we could raise the school-wide goal of $200, … Read more »
Students in grades 3rd, 4th and 5th will be talking Iowa Assessments April 4th through the 7th each day from 9:00 to 11:00. These tests are very important in determining your child’s rate of academic growth. Please ensure your child is prepared to do their best by getting a good night sleep, eating breakfast and getting … Read more »
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