Archive for November, 2017
November 28th, 2017

Ferdinand Alobo has come a long way from his home country to Des Moines, Iowa. As many of our refugee students can attest, the road isn’t always smooth. This week, Ferdinand was profiled by Des Moines Register Metro Columnist Daniel Finney, and he took the opportunity to talk about how teachers made a difference in his life. Click on the headline to read the column.

November 22nd, 2017

Hoover students put on their school colors Tuesday and visited three Des Moines elementary schools in honor of Universal Children’s Day. The day was established by the United Nations in 1954 to promote international togetherness and improve children’s welfare. Our Huskies shared art, dance and literature with students at Findley, Cowles and Moore. Click on the headline to read and see more.