2015-2016 Online Registration

Good news! Registration for the 2015-2016 school year will now be online. If you do not have access to a computer, one will be provided for you here at Samuelson during summer registration from 1-7 on Thursday, July 30th.

Beginning July 1, 2015, DMPS will offer online registration for new families and families currently within the district. The online registration process will allow parents to submit information and upload relevant documents directly to the district, including immunization records, transcripts, and address verification. Here are two ways to register online:

  1. Families new to the district must contact the DMPS Welcome Center by calling 515-242-7371, or by visiting 1301 2nd Avenue in Des Moines.
  2. Current DMPS families with parent portal accounts will receive a personalized link (after July 1st) through Infinite Campus. Follow the link to verify information and upload relevant documents.

A parent portal account has been set up for all parents who did not previously have one. If for some reason you do not have a parent portal account through Infinite Campus, please contact our office at (515)242-8441 or email Samuelson@dmschools.org.

You will still need proof of address to attend Samuelson Elementary. You may upload this when filling out the online registration forms or you may bring your proof of address into the office before school starts. The types of documentation that will be accepted includes:

Utility Bill or Confirmation of Services
Lease or notarized statement from landlord

Purchase Agreement
Mortgage Statement

Polk County Assessors- print copy of web page verifying property ownership
Property tax statement
Vehicle registration

DHS Paperwork

Shelter Stay Verification


Fees this year are as follows:

$25.00 for Kindergarten – 5th Grade

There will be no planners this year for 3rd-5th grade


You can a pay school fees online by visiting http://dmps.revtrak.net/tek9.asp.


Summer Registration dates and hours are as follows:

July 30th from 1:00 – 7:00 PM

If you have a kindergarten student that will be attending Samuelson in the 2015-2016 school year, you will still need to register them online even if you attended Kindergarten Sign Up.

If you have any questions feel free to call the office at (515) 242-8441 or email us at Samuelson@dmschools.org .

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School supply lists can be found here.

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