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Year of the Warrior 2016-17

2016-17 was an amazing school year for Waukee Community School District! While we continue to maintain a laser-like focus on student achievement in our core academics, we would be remiss if we didn’t also highlight and celebrate the many successes enjoyed by our Waukee High School students in our co-curricular... Read More

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Waukee’s Legally Blonde: The Musical Receives 21 Honors & Triple Threat Award from IHSMTA

The Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards (IHSMTA) recently announced their list of awards for their state-wide program; a panel of four adjudicators determined that Waukee High School’s recent production of Legally Blonde: The Musical earned 21 honors and the Female Triple Threat Award, making it one of the most... Read More

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Waukee Girls Win 5th State Track Title, Boys are State Runner Up

The Waukee Girls and Boys Track teams enjoyed success at the State Track Meet held May 18-20 at Drake Stadium. After both teams went undefeated in meets during the regular season and won conference and state qualifying meet championships, Waukee qualified in 36 of the 38 events contested at the... Read More

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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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