Welcome to Beit Sefer Shalom!

If you are new to the greater Des Moines area and would like a tour of our school, please contact our Director of Education at 515-987-0899 x 221 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you would like to register online now, please click here or click Register Online to the right. You may also print and mail any of the forms below to: Beit Sefer Shalom, 33158 Ute Ave., Waukee, IA, 50263.

Contact Jody Caswell, Director of Jewish Family Services, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 515-987-0899 x 210 for scholarship support.

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What's New for 2015-16

    Updated Website
  • Quick link to teachers (including weekly classroom updates)
  • Weekly Torah portion and how to talk about it with your children
  • Holiday information and activities
  • Hebrew language guides
  • Information about Israel
    Enhanced student resources
  • At-home OLC link
  • Games (Hebrew language, holidays, Jewish values)
  • Research portal
    Revitalized Madrichim Program
  • Patrick Courtney and Wendy Beckerman, new co-leaders
  • Focused Jewish leadership training
  • Community service and social activities added
  • Interaction with Jewish Drake students at the Hillel House
    New School Programs
  • History Through the Arts
  • Interfaith Youth Programming
  • Trip to Washington, DC for high school aged students