News
November 1st, 2017

Congratulations and good work to our students at Brody Middle School. October 23-31, they collected more than 1,000 items for the Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC). A special shout out to Mr. Fritz’s 6th grade homeroom for earning the top collector spot with 200 donated items! Des Moines area food pantries feed thousands of families each year. One in five Polk County kids is food insecure.


October 30th, 2017

America Jarillo-Montero and Cohen Chumbley were both selected by their teachers to represent Brody at the Des Moines Optimist Club Youth Appreciation Luncheon in November. Jarillo-Montero and Chumbley will be recognized as positive leaders in school and the community. Click on the headline to read more.


October 9th, 2017

CONGRATULATIONS to Brody’s 7th Grade Volleyball Players!  They are City Champions!


August 18th, 2017

Mark your calendars for the Brody Color Fun Run on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Students, parents, and friends can join the fun at 9 a.m. for a fun run, walk, or jog around our track and get dashed with safe color powder.  It’s a color-palooza! More details coming soon.


August 11th, 2017

Our students have enough to carry around! Opportunities in the community will now be available via Virtual Backpack for Des Moines Public Schools. Read about student-friendly community events and opportunities, or post a flyer of your own. Click on the headline to read more about Virtual Backpack.


March 29th, 2017

Before starting 7th grade in the fall, students must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of meningitis vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes in the fall. As of Aug. 1, 42% of Brody students do not have the vaccination. Click the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.


March 27th, 2017

By being knowledgeable communicators and thoughtful inquirers, students Jordan Leek, Olivia Tarantino, Heather Leek, Owen Comiskey, Alayna Wilbur, Andrew Holmes, Eamon Reed and Jalin DePriest also exhibit caring as they hold hands during the announcement of the finalists during the Battle of the Books (BoB). The team scored 97 of 109 points possible and read … Read more »


February 17th, 2017

Mrs. Kinman’s class is learning how to plan, design, create, and implement computer code using Wonder Lab robots. Come see demonstrations of programs students have created at exhibition next week.


February 16th, 2017

Despite the inclement weather, almost 40 exhibitors, including the Des Moines Fire Department, Bidwell Riverside Center food bank, and DMPS Central Academy programs attended the third annual College, Career and Community (C3) day Wednesday, Feb. 8 in the Brody gymnasium. 750 sixth, seventh and eighth graders took part in home construction demonstrations, signed up for … Read more »


February 16th, 2017

Brody Sends Good Luck Wishes to Colin Lahvic!