Waukee Elementary News

Name Radiant Elementary Honors Coal Mining Heritage of Community

Waukee Community School District Board of Education considered four potential names before choosing one that paid homage to the coal mining history of the community. On November 28, the Board voted to name its ninth elementary school Radiant Elementary.

“Very few school districts in Iowa have ever experienced the type... Read More

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Totem Tales 11/18

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Second Graders Prepare Personal Narrative Stories for Conferences

Parent teacher conferences for elementary age students are this week, and students have been preparing to share their work and what they’ve learned with their family. Stephanie Bolten’s second grade class at Waukee Elementary has prepared by utilizing their writing, spelling, grammar and editing skills to craft personal narrative stories... Read More

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Waukee Elementary 2nd Graders Collect Books for Blank

Waukee Elementary second graders joined efforts in creating a plan and setting a goal for each class to donate a total of 20 brand new books to benefit patients at Blank Children’s Hospital. They were hoping to reach at least 100 books during the intuitive that ran  October 17 –... Read More

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New Apparel Website: Warrior Mall

Waukee Community School District has launched a new apparel website. You can now purchase spirit wear anytime through the district’s new online store, Warrior Mall. A portion of all sales made through Warrior Mall will go back to the district’s activity fund.

Warrior Mall will not replace any pre-existing stores... Read More

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Board Reviews District’s 5 Year Financial Forecast

Board Members reviewed the district’s five-year financial forecast at the October 10 Board of Education Meeting. Gary Sinclair with Forecast5 led the discussion.

Forecast5 is a financial planning program that allows interaction with a full spectrum of assumptions in order to project a district’s financial position. These projections are made... Read More

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Waukee Foundation Scholarship Annual Food Drive November 1-18

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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Totem Tales 10/10

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District Celebrates National School Lunch Week

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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

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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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