School News

LaShone Mosley scans ID on a DART bus.

Student IDs, DART Access to Change


The way students access DART buses is changing beginning in school year 2018-19. When students receive their school IDs this Fall, the badge will have a QR code embedded on it. The QR code will serve as the student’s “ticket” to ride DART. Students will be required to scan the QR code when boarding DART buses. Click on the headline to read more about the change, and the district’s partnership with DART.

Rotary Teacher of the Year 2018


Congratulations to our Brody Middle School Teacher – Davena Johnson!

CONGRATULATIONS to our All City Champion in the 200!


8th Grader Tyler Sheldahl is Heading to the DRAKE RELAYS!

CONGRATULATIONS to our ALL CITY Champions in the 4×200 and 4×100


8th Grade Boys Heading to DRAKE RELAYS!   Josh Jenkins, Myles Ludgood, Aidan Jahangir, Tyler Sheldahl  

Brody Promotion Request – text: brody to 50555


There is a national competition “AT&T Digital Storytelling Challenge” that had more than 870 proposals submitted by teachers. Those were vetted and reduced to 30 finalists. From those finalists, there is a public voting stage to determine the ten entries that will win full funding. Ms. Kirkman’s project at Brody is requesting microphones, headsets and … Read more »

Boy exits bus.

New School Hours Beginning in August


Beginning in August, all schools at DMPS will have new hours. The new hours at our school will be 8:30 AM to 3:25 PM. The change is being made to better serve the educational needs of students, based on research into the sleep patterns of children and teenagers. Click the headline for more information.

Upcoming Events

Sep 22
8th Grade Volleyball Ankeny Tournament A Team
Sep 24
Cross Country @ Legacy Point Park/Robert Brownwell Sports Complex
Sep 25
8th Grade Football Lincoln A vs Ankeny A @ Ankeny High 5th QTR Game
Sep 28
7th & 8th Volleyball - Brody @ Weeks
Sep 29
7th Volleyball City Tournament A Team Only

Brody Middle School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

Bulletin Board

Brody Middle School is an International Baccalaureate World School

STUDENT HOURS Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday – 8:30 – 3:25 — Wednesday 8:30 – 2:10

Our North Door will open at 7:55 a.m.  NO General Supervision prior to 7:55 a.m.

IS YOUR CHILD ABSENT TODAY? Please call 242-8282.

FOOD & NUTRITION MEAL FEES : Breakfast is $1.75 and lunch is $2.85



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About Brody Middle School

2501 Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321

P: 515-242-8443 | E: 

New School Hours: 8:30 AM to 3:25 PM


Brody Middle School is where students are actively involved in a quality education, reaching their fullest potential and becoming assets within their community. Read More…

Welcome to Brody Middle School’s NEW Website. 

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