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Moulton is an ISU 4U Promise School


Moulton became an ISU 4U Promise school in 2015. The promise is that every student who comes to Moulton and works hard will have a scholarship to go to college. Click on the headline to learn more.

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ISU 4 U Family Event


Please come by Moulton on Wednesday, March 29th from 4 – 7PM to learn more about the amazing ISU 4 U Promise! There will be food and childcare provided. Students and families from King will also be attending so that ALL students that are part of this promise can learn more about its benefits! We … Read more »


2017 VIP Dance BIG Success!


It wasn’t a normal morning, on Tuesday, February 14th! Our students were dressed to the nines to add to the fun of Valentine’s Day with ties, slacks, dresses and cultural attire!  The students, and their families, were all smiles as they danced during their specials times in the gym! Our 5th Graders also sold carnations for … Read more »




Moulton has been a certified Energy Star School for four of the last five years! In 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Moulton has done a fantastic job of lowering our energy usage by taking specific steps to change our lighting, as well as our heating and cooling of the building. The graph shows our usage … Read more »


Our GREAT 1st Graders Cheer on the Iowa Wild!!


When Crash, the Iowa Wild mascot, visited all of the kindergarten rooms last year we had no idea that these students would be attending the game this year, but our GREAT 1st graders at Moulton had the fewest referrals in the building from August to October! So…in celebration of their positive choices and following expectations … Read more »


5th Graders Begin Their Thanks & Giving Food Drive


The Moulton 5th Graders have started their annual Thanks & Giving Food Drive. The have a goal this year of 1000 non-perishable food items being brought to Moulton and donated to a local food bank. Last year Moulton students and families collected 1,388 items and we all celebrated together in a special assembly. This year’s … Read more »

Upcoming Events

May 29
Holiday – no school, offices closed
May 30
Last Day of School – Elementary & Middle Schools
Sep 04
Labor Day

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About Moulton Elementary School


1541 8th Street, Des Moines, IA 50314

P: 515-242-8427 | E:


Moulton Elementary serves students in grades Pre-School to 5th grade. Read More…

Moulton is a special place for students to learn and grow from early childhood to adolescence.

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