We're committed to...

  • Ensuring our teams and groups achieve high standards of excellence.
  • Instilling character, value, and integrity in our programs and players.
  • Winning by teamwork on the court, field or on stage.

ramsSoutheast Polk Activities are a source of community pride. SEP athletics, dance, drama, instrumental music, and vocal music all boast a highly decorated history of earning state championships and national recognition, achieving both team and individual accomplishments, and developing lifelong friendships and mentorships. We compete in the CIML (Central Iowa Metro League), and invite all students in grades 7-12 to get involved in our various activities.

Here are just a few of our #SEPPROUD moments!

  • According to niche.com – SEP is ranked 11 out of 215 as producing extraordinary athletes
  • 97% of student groups/teams have a 3.0 GPA or above
  • Wrestling – 5 State Championships
  • Wrestlers – CIML Conference 7 times in a row
  • Baseball – back to back championships in 2014 and 2015
  • Boys Rugby – 5 State Championships in a row
  • Best Buddies  – 2017 Chapter of the year
  • SEP Softball – AFLAC Buddy Group of the Year for 2016 for their volunteerism with the Miracle League
  • SEP girls’ track – won 4×400 at 2017 Drake Relays – the school’s first win at Drake
  • RhythAMetteS – took “Triple Crown” Nationals first in Kick, first in Jazz, first in hip hop, judges choice in hip hop – first time since 1999
  • RhythAMetteS won state in jazz, hip hop and kick.
  • 13 All State Musicians 2 years in a row – school record
  • Cheerleaders – 9th at the National Championships
  • Wind Ensemble – selected to perform as the 4A Honor Band at the Iowa Bandmasters Conference in May. This is the highest honor an Iowa band can receive.
  • Girls basketball – advanced to state 6 of the last 7 years
  • Football – qualified for the state playoffs 7 consecutive years and 11 out of the last 13 seasons

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Staff Contacts

Staff Contacts
Staff Title Phone
Darrin Carpenter Assistant Athletic Director 515-967-6631
Amy Dawson Administrative Assistant 515-967-6631
Jean Christenson Facilities Scheduler 515-967-4294