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September District Bulletin

The District Bulletin is a monthly e-newsletter delivered electronically. It provides readers with information regarding District news, student activities, classroom projects and special events. Parents, staff and community members interested in receiving information about the Waukee Community School District should subscribe here.

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Operations Department Increases Security at Buildings

One of the Operations Department’s main goals this summer was to implement additional safety and security measures in our buildings.  Columbine locks and additional card access points were our focus.  Student safety is always a priority and given the unfortunate events around the U.S. this emphasizes the need to continually... Read More

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WHS Teacher Laura Calvert Wins ProStart Educator of Excellence Award

Laura Calvert

Waukee High School teacher Laura Calvert has been named Iowa’s 2013 ProStart® Educator of Excellence by the Iowa Restaurant Association Education Foundation.

ProStart is a two-year high school curriculum program that unites the classroom and industry to develop tomorrow’s restaurant and foodservice leaders, and is currently taught in... Read More

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Mathcounts News

Do you love math?  If so, please join Mrs. Kristin Grotewold and Mrs. Amy Shaw for MATHCOUNTS!  We will meet in Mrs. Shaw’s (Room 612-6th grade Gold Pod) on Wednesdays from 7:00 a.m. -7:55 a.m.  Come find out about MATHCOUNTS! If you can’t make the first meeting, join in at... Read More

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Mock Trial

We are excited to offer a Mock Trial experience to our SMS students this year!  Haylie Davis, a 7th grade Language Arts teacher, hosted an informational meeting for interested 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.  The meeting will took place in the classroom (7th Grade Purple Pod) on Wednesday, September 25th... Read More

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Nutrition Notification Change for Grades K-7

Starting Monday, Oct. 7 Waukee Community School District will be using the notification system School Messenger to send negative balance notifications to parents. This will allow the district to not only make this process more efficient, but by going “Green” the district will save money that can be better used... Read More

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Fifth Grade Scientists at Shuler

Fifth grade students at Shuler Elementary are learning about the scientific process. During science, students are scientists. They are creating experiments, testing a hypothesis, and making conclusions based on their scientific findings. Students are currently in the Foss Variables Module. Students have been working with swingers and boats. Some of... Read More

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Board Brief 9-23-13

By subscribing to our community email list, stakeholders receive Waukee Community School District’s e-newsletter and Board Briefs. Board Briefs, are delivered electronically to subscribers after every Board of Education meeting. Board Briefs are not official minutes, but provide a brief synopsis of what occurred at the most recent board meeting.... Read More

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Hyperstream Club Meeting Today

Meeting today, September 24 after school from 3:15-4:30 for 7th & 8th graders that have signed up. The meeting will take place in the Library. Students will need to be picked up at 4:30.

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Waukee Schools Ranked Third in Iowa’s Top 100 Workplaces

For the third year in a row, The Des Moines Register in partnership with WorkplaceDynames, set out to identify the top 100 workplaces in Iowa. These rankings were based on employee evaluations and survey results. Employees were asked questions like what is most important to them and what impresses them... Read More

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