Des Moines Public School Resolutions Pass Unanimously


Des Moines Public Schools. (WHO-HD)

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Two resolutions were unanimously approved at a Des Moines Public Schools board meeting on Tuesday night.

The first is a sanctuary resolution that prevents ICE officials from accessing students or staff without processing a request through the superintendent.

The second resolution supports nearly 5,500 students in Iowa who have registered under the DACA program.

Both resolutions note that DMPS staff “shall treat all students in a loving, respectful, and equitable manner without regard for race, ethnicity, citizenship, immigration status, or national origin.”

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


Latest News

More News