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Roosevelt Band

Roosevelt Marching Band Visits Hubbell


Roosevelt marching band come out to perform a few songs for Hubbell!


Attendance Award!!


Hubbell takes the prize in our friendly attendance competition. Way to go Hubbell kids!


Hubbell Students Participate in Walk


Hubbell students (K-5th) participate in a community walk on October 8th as part of Iowa’s Healthiest State Initiative. According to the 2013 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, Iowa is #10 in the nation when it comes to being physically, emotionally, and mentally healthy. Click on the image to see more photos.


Kindergarten Expedition


Kindergarten students experience nature at Howell’s Pumpkin Patch.


DMPS, Parks & Rec Partner for Basketball


Des Moines Parks and Recreation and Des Moines Public Schools are partnering to offer a youth basketball league for the 2014-2015 season. The program is for students in grades 1st through 7th. The registration deadline is October 17 and fees are $50 per student or $450 per team. Click the image to learn more and register to play.


The Use of Solar Power


Students saw the benefits of solar power

Upcoming Events

Oct 31
Fall Parties
Nov 11
Geography Challenge Test
Nov 11
PTA Meeting
Nov 27
Thanksgiving Day
Nov 28
Thanksgiving Holiday

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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