West Des Moines Community Schools | Aug. 6, 2021

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Cheer on Valley at First Home Football Game

Come to Valley Stadium to cheer on your Valley High School varsity football team on Friday, Aug. 27, when your Tigers open the 2021 season against Waukee Northwest!

  • Adults: $6
  • Elementary-age children (K-6): $6
  • Children PK and under: Free

Families can purchase a Student Activity Ticket (SAT) for their student(s) online at WDMCS Online Payments. These passes can be used for admission at all CIML athletic events on the conference schedule, both home and away, except tournaments.

  • Valley and Valley Southwoods Students: $60
  • Indian Hills and Stilwell Students: $40

The Valley Tiger Booster Club also offers individual and family passes based on membership level.

Access more information about tickets and passes for athletics >

Students Enjoy Summer Olympics — Kids West Style

Kids West Summer 2021 Olympics

Free School Supplies/Physicals

West Des Moines Human Services is providing FREE school supplies, backpacks, and physicals to qualifying low-income households.


Wednesday, Aug. 18

West Des Moines Human Services

139 6th St., West Des Moines

This school supply distribution is for qualifying low-income households in West Des Moines while supplies last. We cannot guarantee we will have all supplies needed. Register at our office or online at: www.wdm.iowa.gov/SchoolSupplyRegistration

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. to noon


Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. (check-in by 7:30 p.m.)

Valley Junction Free Medical Clinic

139 6th St., West Des Moines

School and sport physicals are available for low-income, uninsured, or under-insured youth at the Valley Junction Free Medical Clinic, located in the West Des Moines Human Services building. Please note, immunizations are not available at this clinic. Walk-ins welcome; it is not necessary to be a West Des Moines resident to utilize this clinic.

School/Community Relations

Laine Mendenhall-Buck

Alexandra Wade


Aaron Young