A team of seven middle school students are competing in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge and have won Best in State with their app, Iowa Trash Companion. They are now working towards their goal of becoming the App Fan Favorite- which is awarded to the team who compiles the most... Read More
Waukee High School News
Recently, Nu Alpha Gamma Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International announced the 2016-2017 winners of their annual Literacy Grants. Eight out of the 12 winners were Waukee teachers, and each received awards up to $125.
Waukee 6th grade teacher Christina Schmitt from South Middle school was a recipient of... Read More
As reported at the December 2016 Revenue Estimating Conference, revenues for the state of Iowa are growing at 4.2%. This week, media reports would indicate public schools will potentially receive 1.1% supplemental state aid for the 2017-18 school year. How will that impact the students in the Waukee schools? ... Read More
Since the 2015-16 school year, Waukee has been building an updated website for the Aspiring Professional Experience (APEX) classes. The website design takes a modern approach, recognizing the innovative class style that APEX is. The website was launched over winter break.
The new website design is a fresh spin off... Read More
This year the Waukee Community School District (WCSD) will be celebrating its 100th birthday at the Foundation’s Annual Gala Dinner and Auction. This event began in 1996 with a mission to raise money for both teachers and graduating students that are a part of the WCSD in the form of... Read More
On Tuesday, Jan.24,... Read More
For the first time, the University of Northern Iowa is partnering with Waukee High School to bring a new education class opportunity to students starting the spring 2017 semester.
The Children’s Literature course offered this January will cover literature for K-6 students, differing from the Introduction to Education class which... Read More
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