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Western Hills Contact Information

ADDRESS: 600 39th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50265-3801
PHONE: 515-633-5900 
FAX: 515-633-5999 

PRINCIPAL: Jenna Pressley
COUNSELOR: Jessica Wear
NURSES: Katherine Thomas
SECRETARIESElizabeth SporlederBeth Walker

School Times

HOURS: 9:05 a.m.-3:55 p.m.
COLLABORATION SCHEDULE: Wednesdays 9:05 a.m.-3:10 p.m.
PRESCHOOL: 9:05-11:50 a.m. and 1:10-3:55 p.m.

News & Events

Latest News

Recognition and Honors

WDMCS Community Education is saying goodbye to two long-time colleagues with 60 years of combined experience this spring. Kids West Program Supervisor Amy Dvorak and Continuing Education Coordinator Sue Otte couldn't seem more different at first glance, but they are similarly dedicated to WDMCS students and families and will leave a lasting impression on their department as they retire. 

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Recognition and Honors

Valley High School knows 2024 graduate Briley Corwin best as the one covering school events and student news. Editor of the yearbook and secretary of communications for Student Council, Briley spent much of her high school career getting to know her school community and lifting up others instead of seeking the spotlight.

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Nutrition for Your Child's Wellbeing

All Western Hills students receive free meals for 2023-24.

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