School News


Principal For The Day


Riley Wells, 3rd grader, won our geography challenge this year. As a reward, he earned “Principal of the Day.”


World Language Festival


Click here to learn more about this exciting event.


DMPS Offers Free Summer Meal Program


DMPS will again offer breakfast and lunch over the summer months to children 18 and younger. The number of sites has grown, and so have the number of meals served. Last summer, DMPS staff fed children 28,722 breakfasts and 79,698 lunches. DMPS has sponsored a summer meal program for more than 30 years. Click on the headline for more information and a list of sites.


Iowa Opera Performed for us


Iowa Opera came to Hubbell and performed The Three Billy Goats Gruff for our students.

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2015-2016 Registration


It is that time of the year again to be thinkning about enrolling your child for the upcoming school year. Click here for more information.

Upcoming Events

May 12
PTA Meeting
May 21
May 28
5th Grade Promotion
Jun 01
Last Day for students 12:00 dismissal
Aug 26
First day of school 2015-2016

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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