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Daddy Daughter Dance 2018

The After-Prom Committee will hold a Daddy Daughter Dance to help raise funds to support the 2018 party.  Dads or Dad-like friends are invited to bring their favorite Valentine (ages 2-22) on February 17.

The dance is being held at Prairieview School which is located at 655 SE University, Waukee, IA.... Read More

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#2ndHS Bond Referendum Special Election February 6

The Waukee Community School District Board of Education met in special session on December 19, 2017, to approve a motion ordering a special election on February 6, 2018.

Voters will be asked if the district should borrow an amount not to exceed $117 million in general obligation bonds to build... Read More

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APEX Students Present Grant to School Board

Waukee APEX students received a grant for $1,600 from SFM Mutual Insurance for the proposed Winter Slips and Falls Prevention SFM Safety Grant project. The grant will help pay to send up to 75 Waukee Community School District (WCSD)  staff members to the Iowa Illinois Safety Council on January 4... Read More

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Students Win Congressional App Challenge

Waukee Community School District students took home another victory with their app, “City Recycle Day.”

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Students receive certificates after Skyping with Congressman David Young.

Prairieview students Sabarish Mogallapalli, Shriya Magatapalli, Owen Scott and Waukee High School senior, Sankalp Yamsani were awarded first place out of nine teams in the Third... Read More

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South Middle School Students Compete at FIRST LEGO League Regional Qualifier

On November 18, the South Middle School(SMS) robotic teams, the Survival Bots and the Artificial Intelligence Engineers, achieved honors at the FIRST LEGO League Regional Qualifier competition. Artificial Intelligence Engineers qualified for the State Tournament which will be held at Iowa State University on January 13, 2018.

“Going to state... Read More

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Waukee High School Junior Hima Joseph Receives Perfect Score on ACT

Waukee High School junior Hima Joseph recently received a 36 on the ACT.

Less than one-tenth of one percent of students who take the ACT earn a HimaJosephcomposite score of 36. This score is an average of the four tests: English, mathematics, reading and science. Each test is based on a... Read More

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Construction Update: December 2017

Elementary #9- Radiant

Waukee Community School District approved a land purchase agreement for a ninth elementary building at the May 9, 2016 Board of Education Meeting. The new elementary school will be located in Urbandale west of Alice’s road between Meredith and Waterford. Construction is expected to begin in the spring of... Read More

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Certified Public Accountants Released Audit Report

Van Maanen, Sietstra, Meyer & Nikkel, PC, Certified Public Accountants today released an audit report on the Waukee Community School District in Waukee, Iowa.

The District’s revenues totaled $139,550,576 for the year ended June 30, 2017, a 12.6% increase from the prior year. Revenues included $59,674,862 in local taxes; charges... Read More

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Teachers Receive Iowa World Language Association Honors

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Elizabeth Schupp

Prairieview Spanish teacher Kerisa Chung Baedke and Timberline German teacher Elizabeth Schupp received honors for the 2017 school year at the Iowa World Language Association(IWLA) Conference. Both Baedke and Schupp met the standards and requirements for the awards by displaying professionalism, passion, and intelligence through their teaching style.... Read More

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Waukee High School Students Attend Global Youth Institute

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Claire Baudler, Cindy Snell and Gautham Ajith

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Brandon Beall (Waukee Alumni & WFP Intern), Gautham Ajith, Ambassador Kenneth Quinn (President World Food Prize) and Claire Baudler

Two Waukee High School students were selected to attend the 24th Annual Global Youth Institute held October 19-21 at the World Food Prize Hall... Read More

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