School News

100-year olds

100th Day of School Tradition


Many second graders celebrated the 100th day of school by dressing up as a 100-year old version of themselves


Rider Baseball Club Clinic


The Rider Youth Athletic Club will be hosting a clinic for kids grade K-8th interested in participating on one of our Baseball Club teams or Raccoon Valley Little League. Please click to find out more information.


The Iowa National Guard and Kosovo Band Perform


Members of The Iowa National Guard and Kosovo bands came to perform for Hubbell students.


2nd Grade Kicks off New Unit of Inquiry


Second Grade took their annual trip to the Art Center to kick off their new unit of inquiry.  The students did a wonderful job looking through the art work anf tying it to How We Express Ourselves.


Reusing materials may protect limited resources


Miss Tuttle’s class is working to build an igloo out of milk jugs to connect with our unit How the a World Works (Reusing materials may protect limited resources). We have also been using objects that we would normally throw away or recycle for inquiring play time and using our imaginations. The kids are learning lots and being reflective about how they are helping the Earth.

Upcoming Events

Feb 24
Spring Conferences
Feb 24
Book Fair
Feb 25
Book Fair
Feb 25
Spring Conferences
Mar 01
4th Grade Music Program

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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