The 2016 Iowa School Report Card, released today, January 12, 2017, by the Iowa Department of Education, shows how each public school building in the state is performing on certain educational measures. Waukee Community School District received a favorable report card, with schools in the district being rated at Commendable... Read More
On January 9, 2017, the Waukee Board of Education held two public hearings to determine calendar hours vs days and the 2017-18 school calendar. The Board approved the 2017-18 school calendar as presented based on 1080 hours of instructional time.
Effective July 1, 2014, all public and accredited nonpublic school... Read More
The After-Prom Committee will hold a Daddy Daughter Dance to help raise funds to support the 2017 party. Dads or Dad-like friends are invited to bring their favorite valentine (ages 2-22) on February 18.
The dance is being held at Prairieview School which is located at 655 SE University, Waukee,... Read More
As a way to give back to those in need, the second graders at Waukee’s Walnut Hills Elementary donated gifts to the second grade classes at Lovejoy Elementary.
Lovejoy is a Des Moines school partnering with the Walnut Hills PTO for assistance. After contacting the second grade teachers at Lovejoy,... Read More
For the past 11 years, the Waukee Foundation Food Drive has been donating to the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry. As the community continues to grow, the numbers of families who are in need of additional support also continue to increase.
To help meet this need, each school in the... Read More
Van Maanen, Sietstra, Meyer & Nikkel, PC, Certified Public Accountants released an audit report, December 13, on the Waukee Community School District in Waukee, Iowa.
The District’s revenues totaled $124,415,736 for the year ended June 30, 2016, a 11.14% increase from the prior year. Revenues included $52,002,933 in local tax;... Read More
Help us celebrate Waukee Community School District’s 100 year anniversary at the Waukee Schools Foundation’s 2017 Annual Dinner & Auction Gala! This energetic, informal night out consists of both live and silent auctions, a variety of food and beverages, games, and entertainment. You won’t want to miss it!
Waukee... Read More
In honor of Computer Science Education Week, December 5-11, Waukee Brookview students participated in the Hour of Code event.
The Hour of Code is a movement reaching millions of students from all around the world with over 161,710 events. The program gives students a one hour self-led tutorial that teaches... Read More
At the December 12 Waukee Board of Education meeting Andy Pals, calendar committee chair, presented the 2017-18 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, Wednesday, August 23, ... Read More
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