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School Picture Day: September 30th


School Picture Day is on September 30, 2016.

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Online Registration Begins July 5th


Online Registration begins July 5th – Please use Google or Firefox aps. Explorer does not work for Online Registration. Safari can be used but will not allow you to submit the application at the end of the process.

You can register from any home computer or other Smart Device.

MACS and IPADS will need you to download the PUFFIN ap.


Summer Assistance for Families in Need


If you have summer food, health or clothing needs, Des Moines Public Schools and Polk County have resources for you. From immunizations to free meals, clothing to utility payments, you’ll find a list of places where help can be found. For a list of DMPS no-cost summer meal locations and times, and to learn more about other available resources, click on the headline.

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2016-2017 Supply List


The 2016-2017 Supply list is here.


Drake Relays


Hubbell Elementary 5th grade students Ke’Ayla Madison, Nadiah Knapp, Thomas Whitman, Luke Martin, Thor Rypka, and Adrienne Buettner-Cable represented Hubbell at the Drake Relays.


Letter to the Editor


One of our 5th grade exhibition groups took on the issue of women’s rights. Celia, Prior, and Abby wrote a letter to the Des Moines Register and were published in the April 20th edition of the Register. Check out their article on the opinion page!

Upcoming Events

Sep 30
Picture Day
Oct 10
Oct 11
PTA Meeting
Oct 13
Oct 28
No school – Teacher EQ Development

Hubbell Elementary School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

About Hubbell Elementary School


800 42nd Street, Des Moines, IA 50312

P: 515-242-8414 | E:


Our school prides itself on strong student achievement, engaged parental support, and a broad liberal arts curriculum that builds upon the cultural opportunities inherent in our eclectic neighborhood. Read More…

Hubbell has successfully served the families of this diverse neighborhood for several generations.

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