Preparing for a new year: How Des Moines Public Schools is keeping kids safe

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As students across central Iowa prepare for a new school year, Local 5 is committed to keeping you informed about what’s new this year.

School officially starts on Friday, and one of the biggest topics on the minds of teachers, parents, and students is school safety.

Local 5 talked with Des Moines Public Schools, Iowa’s largest school district, to find out what measures they’re taking to keep kids safe while in class.

Be sure to check WeAreIowa.com each day during the first week of school for more information about the upcoming school year.

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