Welcome to Dallas Center-Grimes Community School District! We are a public school district located in Central Iowa, just northwest of the capital city of Des Moines. The district currently serves 3,000 students pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade and is growing rapidly. There are seven schools within our district, including four elementary schools: Dallas Center Elementary, South Prairie Elementary, North Ridge Elementary and Heritage Elementary; one 6/7 middle school: Dallas Center-Grimes Middle School; one 8/9 building: Dallas Center-Grimes Meadows; and one high school: Dallas Center-Grimes High School. Our schools serve both the Dallas Center and Grimes communities, as well as open enrollment students. DC-G employs just over 400 dedicated staff members.