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2820 Center St
Des Moines, IA 50312

(515) 242-8210
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  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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Develops character: Neutral
Submitted by a community member · August 04, 2015
The "purpose of Smouse School is to provide each student an educational program that is individualized to meet his or her needs". Amy Wiegmann, the principal of Smouse School has indicated to the parents of special needs children that her... more

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Submitted by a community member · August 04, 2015
The principal at this school bases her decisions on business rather than what is best for the physically and emotionally challenged students. The teachers and aides at this school are quite familiar with her rigid behavior.

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Submitted by a teacher · February 14, 2014
Smouse is a special education facility, and has an early childhood program housed there as well. It is a school of team decision rather than a neighborhood school, serving students with behavioral, emotional, and intellectual disabilities. The... more

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Submitted by a community member · February 26, 2012
I attended Smouse School from 1937--1946.Then I attended East High School and graduated June 1950. If it had not been for Smouse School I might not have had a good education. It is a great school. I will be 80 yrs old in May.

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Last modified: September 2, 2016
Last modified Smouse Opportunity School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8
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