Waukee Elementary News

Prairieview and Waukee Middle School Students Selected for Honor Band

Four Prairieview and 10 Waukee Middle School students were selected for Honor Band. Seventh graders were selected through nomination, while eighth graders were selected through audition. The students performed in the South Central District Iowa Honor Band on Nov. 7 at Ankeny Centennial High School.

Congratulations to the 14 students who participated:

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Breaking Down Barriers, District Partners with Waukee Public Library

The Waukee Public Library and Waukee Community School District (WCSD) have partnered to provide complete, free digital access to all the library’s online resources to students and teachers in the district.

“Increasing access to educational resources is our mission. By allowing usage for non-cardholders, we are eliminating one extra step... Read More

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WEA Shares 2018-19 School Calendar Recommendation with Board

At the November 13 Board of Education meeting Andy Pals, calendar committee chair, presented the 2018-19 Waukee Education Association (WEA) school calendar recommendations. Pals walked board members through the proposal and answered questions.

The calendar proposed the following key dates:

  • The first day of school, Thursday, August 23, 2018. This is the
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WE Totem Tales 11/3

A Note from Mrs. Johnson 

Dear Families,

We’re very excited to welcome students and families into the building for Fall Conferences between November 11-17! Below is some information that will be helpful when reading your child’s progress report and understanding the format of our student-involved conferences.

Progress reports will be updated... Read More

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W.E. Totem Tales 10/20

Message from Mrs. Johnson 

Dear Families,

As we approach the end of October it’s fun to reflect on the growth we’ve seen already this school year and continue to work towards our goals as learners and leaders. There is a lot going on this time of year so here are... Read More

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The District Participates in National School Lunch Week.

Waukee Community School District celebrated National School Lunch Week (NSLW) Oct. 9-13, 2017, with a variety of activities throughout the week hosted by the nutrition department. This years theme was “Recipes for Success.”

The activities included a visit from Dole’s Bobby Banana at the elementary schools, parents visiting the lunchroom... Read More

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Totem Tales 10/6

Message from Mrs. Johnson

Dear Families,

Thank you! Words cannot express our gratitude for the support Waukee Elementary received from our 2nd annual Fun Run sponsored by PTO. Thank you SO much for the generous donations that were made and the many parent volunteers it took to plan and... Read More

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WHS Students Attend Annual Youth Salute

22 students from Waukee High School were chosen to attend the National Conference on Youth Leadership’s (NCYL) 25th Annual Youth Salute. The event was held September 10-11, at Drake University.

Participants were able to hear from national and local speakers about student leadership, as well as participate in group activities... Read More

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WHS Theatre Arts Presents Peter and the Starcatcher

Waukee High School Theatre Arts is excited to present Peter and the Starcatcher. Performances will run Thursday, Oct. 5 and Friday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m., as well as Sunday, Oct. 8 at 2 p.m. at the Prairieview Theatre Arts Center.

The play is based on the book series Peter and the... Read More

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Totem Tales 9/22

Message from Mrs. Johnson

Dear Families,

As we settle into the school year I’d like to share some important reminders regarding dropping off and/or picking up your children at school. The following information comes directly from our elementary parent/student handbook:

“Parents who drop off and pick up their students may... Read More

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