Digital Backpack

Welcome to our Digital Backpack!  You will be able to download forms and flyers for various events happening at St. Augustin Catholic School, Dowling Catholic High School, and our Des Moines Community. Check back often for updates.  Please click on the links below to download the information about each publication or event.

St. Augustin Catholic School

Ms. Kautzky Back to School Letter


2019-2020 Tuition Payments

FACTS Management Company


E-Registration PowerSchool Instructions

*E-Registration is Diocesan requirement for all families every year.


School Supply Lists and Forms


Chess Club Registration


Middle School Boys Basketball Clinic 
Free clinic for St. Augustin middle school boys interested in playing basketball this fall/winter. Hosted by Coaches Kerry Bettis and Jeff Pierick
  • Monday-Wednesday, August 19-21 from 6:00 pm -8:00 pm in the St. Augustin gym.  
  • Bring basketball, basketball shoes, and water bottle.
  • Please RSVP so we are prepared with drills and volunteer coaches.

RSVP to by August 14th.

Home & School Association

New Family Ice Cream Social*

*By invitation event for our new families

August 21st 6pm - 7pm


Boo Hoo (Woo Hoo) Breakfast

August 23rd following 1st day of school drop off! 

Saint Augustin Church Lower Level 

(younger children welcome)


Teacher SCRIP Wish List 2018-19

Saint Augustin Parish

Saint Augustin Feast Day Celebration 

Saturday, August 24th

5pm Special Feast Day Mass

6:15pm Dinner*, Fellowship, Inflatables, Dunk Tank

*Please purchase meal tickets in advance here.


Visit St. Augustin Parish Website

Dowling Catholic High School

Dowling Catholic High School 

DCHS Events


DCHS Athletics Calendar 


Dowling Athletic Camps and Clinics

Greater Des Moines Area

Science Center of Iowa: Girls in Science Initiative


Campfire Summer Camps


Real Food 4 Kids Cooking Classes


Des Moines Parks and Rec Fall/Winter Program Guide


DMACC Ankeny STEM Festival

October 28, 2019

6pm - 8pm