Vince Meyer Learning Center News

Waukee Foundation Scholarship Annual Food Drive

The Waukee Foundation Food Drive has been driving donations for the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry for the last 11 years. The food pantry feeds over 100 families each month, with that number growing every year. The demographics of our community are changing, as are the needs of our community.... Read More

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District Celebrates National School Lunch Week


To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Waukee Community School District schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 10-14, 2016. The theme, “Show Your Spirit” is all about getting parents, students and school officials to show their spirit for school... Read More

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Natalie Franke Selected as Award Finalist


Natalie Franke

Over 20 years of teaching, second grade teacher Natalie Franke has made it her goal to transform the way students perceive math.

In recognition of her dedication Franke was nominated as an Iowa finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. These awards are... Read More

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Tinker Bell Talks

Attention artists, actors, filmmakers, and Disney enthusiasts!

Don’t miss your chance to meet the real Tinker Bell! Margaret Kerry, the reference model for Disney’s Tinker Bell, will be visiting Waukee. The Waukee Chamber of Commerce, Iowa Motion Picture Association, and WHS Theatre will be hosting “Tinker Bell Talks” at Waukee... Read More

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Name change: ParentOnline is Now SchoolCafe

Waukee Community School District’s nutrition software, ParentOnline, recently changed its name to SchoolCafe.

SchoolCafe works very similar to ParentOnline. Parents will still be able to view their child’s nutrition account, monitor/set spending limits, and view account history through SchoolCafe.

If you have an existing ParentOnline account you DO NOT need... Read More

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Join the Waukee Community Schools Foundation Board of Directors

Are you looking to serve teachers and students on a district-wide level? The Waukee Community Schools Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit that supports the students and teachers of the Waukee Community School District. They are looking for parents within the district who are interested in serving on the Foundation’s Board of... Read More
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2016-17 Waukee District PTO Student Directory Orders

The PTO District-Wide Student Directory is a helpful tool that provides contact information for fellow students, schools and other community members. The directory is made available for personal use by school district families and staff and is not intended for business solicitations.

To be included in the directory, you must... Read More

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Don’t Miss a Notification, Troubleshooting with SchoolMessenger

Only three days left until the first day of school, Tuesday, August 23. The district will be using SchoolMessenger to send building level and staff notifications. SchoolMessenger fully integrates with PowerSchool, so there is no list for parents to sign up for. If you think you’re not receiving building notifications... Read More

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Heart of Waukee – 2016-17 All-Staff Kickoff

What if, a community deeply rooted in the beauty of possibilities and intoxicated by perpetual change, creates Waukee, a world of Warriors that care about people’s stories and fosters one another’s strengths, ideas and ingenuity, to make the world more awesome and move forward with conviction and purpose as we... Read More

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Focus On Excellence – Welcome to Another Great School Year!

David J. Wilkerson, Ph.D., Superintendent of Schools

David J. Wilkerson, Ph.D., Superintendent of Schools

Welcome to the 2016/17 school year! It was 100 years ago, on July 29, 1916, that the vote was held to consolidate several rural school districts into what is now the Waukee Community School District. 187 men voted in that election. Do you... Read More

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