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Waukee High School Dance Team Receives Character Counts Award at ISDTA State Competition

Waukee High School Varsity Dance Team received three state titles and three honorable awards at the Iowa State Dance and Drill Association (ISDTA) 2016 state competition, December 2, at Wells Fargo Arena.

Waukee was awarded judge’s choice, the Character Counts award, an academic award for the highest grade point average... Read More

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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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Construction Update: November 2016

Waukee WILC Facility

Waukee Community School District’s Board of Education approved the renaming of its innovative professional learning program (Waukee CAPS) to Waukee Aspiring Professional Experience (APEX). Also naming the new facility the Waukee Innovation and Learning Center (WILC) and labeling the network of K-12, college and business opportunities as... Read More

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Waukee Community School District Honored with Meritorious Budget Award

The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) has awarded Waukee Community School District (WCSD) its Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) for excellence in budget presentation during the 2016–2017 budget year.

The MBA promotes and recognizes excellence in school budget presentation and enhances school business officials’ skills in developing, analyzing, and... Read More

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Brookview Leadership Grows Through Classroom Leadership Roles

Brookview third grade journalists, Miku Mizushima and Pranathi Devalla.

Brookview third grade journalists, Miku Mizushima and Pranathi Devalla.

Encouraging excellence in writing starts early. Two students in Molly Boyle’s Brookview Elementary third grade class have assumed the roles of classroom journalists.They are responsible for taking pictures, writing articles, or creating video or audio clips about the core academic areas... Read More

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WHS Competition Cheer Wins Back-to-Back State Championship

Waukee High School’s (WHS) competition cheer team placed first at state in the coed division, making them back-to-back state champions. The competition was held on November 5 in the Jacobson Exhibition Center at the state fairgrounds. With determination and hard work, they continue on their path to earning a national... Read More

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Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds Visits Brookview during Computer Science Education Listening Tour

Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds visited Brookview Elementary today as part of her Computer Science Education Listening Tour November 14-15. Lt. Gov. Reynolds spent 45 minutes learning about program coding from students grades 1-5. Waukee Community School District’s elementary students have computer class at least once every six days.

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Waukee APEX Named One of 10 New STEM BEST Partners

The Iowa Governor’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Advisory Council named Waukee APEX one of 10 new STEM BEST (Businesses Engaging Students and Teachers) Partners in Iowa.

STEM BEST Partners go beyond the typical K-12 classroom environments and methods to provide students with more workplace experience while they are... 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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Walnut Hills Elementary Principal Lyndsay Marron Named MKMEA Outstanding Administrator

Lyndsay Marron

Lyndsay Marron, principal of Walnut Hills Elementary

Waukee Community School District is dedicated to providing comprehensive programming that allow students to excel in academics, performing arts and athletics. Lyndsay Marron, principal of Walnut Hills Elementary, believes wholeheartedly in incorporating the arts into education and has been honored as this year’s... Read More

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