Q and A with Aaron O’Tool

Elise Dowler

October 24, 2018

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Why did you come to East? “I’ve always wanted to teach in Des Moines, I have heard so many good things of the Des Moines Public School Systems and they are usually the front runners to everything that’s changing with...

Steven Schappaugh

Steven Schappaugh

October 4, 2018

Jill Versteeg

Jill Versteeg

October 4, 2018

Q&A with Alejandro Zarate

Abby Folkerts, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 16, 2018

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Humanitarian, political activist, kind-hearted, and hard-working. These are all words that could be used to describe senior Alejandro Zarate. From being president of four clubs here at East, to participating in many different...

Q & A with Dan Ketchum

Abby Folkerts, Feature Editor

May 23, 2017

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After teaching 32 years, ELL teacher Danny Ketchum is ready to move on to the next step of his life. Ketchum; sad and heartbroken to leave the job he has poured his heart and soul into for many years, has decided to embark on...

Scarlets worldwide

December 16, 2016

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McPhee, Toni 100 languages spoken in the households that make up Des Moines Public Schools. 6,100 ELL students. 156 committed and dedicated staff and teachers, including bilingual outreach staff at 50 different locations in ...

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