Simpson grant allows St. Mary’s students a day in Des Moines

St. Mary’s students on the spiral
staircase at the statehouse.

Storm Lake St. Mary’s sixth to eighth grade students spent a day last week in Des Moines immersed in the arts and civics thanks to a grant from Simpson College and the Des Moines Performing Arts Applause Series.

The students attended the ballet Beauty and the Beast performed by classically trained dancers from all over the world at the performing arts center.

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