This is WDMCS Enrollment Issue

West Des Moines Community Schools | May 24, 2019

Promotion regarding 2019-20 enrollment

"Tiger Enrollment" Overview

Beginning July 8, 2019, current families within the West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) will complete an online enrollment process for all returning students through Infinite Campus. The term “Tiger Enrollment” includes updating and/or verifying the following information:


  • Contact information (primary contacts and emergency contacts, including addresses, phone numbers, email, etc.)
  • Student information (health records, immunizations, etc.)
  • Handbook review (confirm receipt of handbook and agreement to processes outlined)
  • Release of information (allows WDMCS to take photos/videos)


Families without access to the internet or those in need of an interpreter will be able to enroll at one of several locations this summer.

How to Access Infinite Campus Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tm5e_e7lsAg
Tiger Enrollment Details

Details on how families enroll online.

"Tiger Access" Overview

Tiger Access refers to "next steps" families can take online after enrolling (paying fees, transportation, free and reduced lunch, school supplies, athletics forms, etc.)

Tiger Access Details

Additional steps families take to prepare of the coming school year.

"Tiger Launch" Overview

Tiger Launch refers to dates in August when secondary students visit schools to get IDs, schedules, parking passes, Chromebooks, etc. The specific details for each school are spelled out online.


This is separate from open houses or elementary welcome back/ice cream social events.

Walnut Creek Back-to-School Dates

Walnut Creek Campus Enrollment Support

noon to 5 p.m., Monday, Aug. 6

Walnut Creek families without access to the internet or in need of an interpreter can get enrollment support at Walnut Creek.


Get to Know Staff Conferences

3:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 22

Start your year by meeting Walnut Creek Campus staff.


New Student/Parent Orientation

6-7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 22

Families are invited to attend a parent/student orientation at the school.

Elementary Welcome Back Nights

All elementary schools will host a welcome back for families. Each school will send out detailed information on times.


Wednesday, Aug. 21

WDMCS "Thank You" Notes

We have so much to celebrate in WDMCS! Our people should be part of that celebration. Write a quick note of recognition when you witness someone doing great things in our district.

Free Health Resources for Families

Clive Community Services Back-to-School Health Fair provides school and sports physicals, vision and dental screenings, immunizations, haircuts, and school forms assistance. Services will be provided free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis.


Saturday, Aug. 3
9 a.m. - noon

Clive Community Services, 2190 NW 82nd St., Suite A

Clive, IA 50325


>> View the Health Fair Flyer

West Des Moines Community Schools

We understand a students’ education is an important part of their life journey, and we are committed to their success. At WDMCS, students will gain knowledge and develop skills to prepare them for life. The excellent opportunities we offer enable students to explore their interests and achieve their potential because we believe every student can find their place in the WDMCS.