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ICE Robotics Team Moves on to FIRST World Championships

Robotics team ICE (Innovation, Collaboration & Excellence) participated in the FIRST (For inspiration & Recognition of Science and Technology) World Championship in St. Louis April 26-29. The team is made up of students from Dowling Catholic, Des Moines Public Schools, Urbandale Community School District, West Des Moines Community School District... Read More

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Class of 2017 – Senior Class Bulletin

2017 Waukee High School Commencement Ceremony: 7 p.m. on May 22 at Drake Knapp Center, 2601 Forest Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311 – Doors open at 6 p.m.


We have provided the information below in order for graduation activities to proceed smoothly. Please... Read More

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Waukee High School Track Teams Shine in Dreary Weather at Drake Relays

The Waukee High School (WHS) boys and girls track teams were busy last weekend at the 108th running of the Drake Relays.  Rain, temperatures in the low 40’s and wind did not slow down the Warriors as both teams were highlighted by a relay title and individual champions. The... Read More

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Waukee High School Hosts 2017 Suburb Art Show

Thirteen Waukee High School (WHS) students received Blue Merits, Honorable Mentions and Best of Show Awards at the 2017 Suburb Art Show on April 12. The show was hosted by WHS and featured 150 submissions in 23 categories from students at WHS, Ankeny Centennial, Dowling Catholic, Urbandale and Valley High... Read More

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Board Appoints Joel Fey and Gerald Hiesterman to New Admin Positions

Gerald Hiesterman

Gerald Hiesterman

Joel Fey

Joel Fey

The Waukee Board of Education approved the recommendation to appoint Gerald Hiesterman as new assistant principal at Waukee High School and Joel Fey as building principal at Shuler Elementary.

Hiesterman is currently the student support leader at Scavo High School in the Des Moines Public School... Read More

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Breaking Their Way to the Top

The Circuit Breakers at the state FIRST Tech Challenge.

The Circuit Breakers at the state FIRST Tech Challenge.

The Circuit Breakers, an 8th-grade team from Timberline won the state FIRST Tech Challenge and competed at regionals, along with the Waukee High School team, Gone Fishing.

The FIRST Tech Challenge, a robotics competition is made up of teams of students... Read More

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New Last Day of School is May 26 for Students

Summer break will start earlier than expected for students this year. The Waukee Community School District (WCSD) Board of Education agreed to a minor change in the 2016-17 school calendar on April 10. The last day of school for students is now May 26 instead of May 30.

The 2016-17... Read More

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Waukee High School Theatre Presents Legally Blonde: The Musical

Waukee High School theatre is bringing to you, Legally Blonde: The Musical for the 2016-17 school year. The story will follow Elle Woods, played by Marisa Spahn, through her journey as a college sorority girl, to a law school graduate as she defends fitness guru Brooke Wyndham in a murder... Read More

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Timberline Industrial Technology Classes Create Projects Using Innovative Technology

Waukee Timberline students enrolled in Industrial Technology classes like Woodworking, Engineering, Welding and Construction create unique projects using innovative softwares and machinery such as a laser engraver and 3D printer.

Two Industrial Technology students, Jacob Holtz and Jacob Stoffer, participated in Walnut Hills Elementary’s STEAM Fest on Feb. 28, which... Read More

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Waukee High School ProStart Team Finishes 2nd at Iowa ProStart Invitational

Waukee High School’s (WHS) culinary ProStart team was named runner-up for the third year in a row at the 2017 Iowa ProStart Invitational at the Iowa Events Center on March 1. The event was hosted by the Iowa Restaurant Association Education Foundation.

ProStart is a two-year, nationwide educational program developing... Read More

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