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Waukee South Middle School Students Tie for First at Central Iowa Youth Chess Tournament

Waukee South Middle School (SMS) sixth grader Arun Dixit and seventh grader Mrithuul Madanprasad, tied for first place with perfect scores in the morning section and tied for second place in the afternoon section at the Central Iowa Youth Chess Tournament on December 10. The Tournament was held at the... Read More

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Waukee Middle School 6th Graders to Bring ‘Under the Big Top’ to Theatre Arts Center

Waukee Middle School students will bring the color and flair of the circus to the Prairieview Theatre Arts Center on Thursday, December 15, at 7:00 p.m. for the 6th grade play titled ‘Under the Big Top’.

Students worked long and hard during November to perfect their performance. The play provides... Read More

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Waukee Middle School Students Selected for SCIBA District Honor Band

Waukee Middle School 7th graders Emily Klaiber (clarinet) and Ben Avilez (bassoon) were selected to participate in the SCIBA (South Central Iowa Bandmasters Association) District Honor Band Festival held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. The rehearsals and evening concert were held at Ankeny Centennial High School.

Klaiber and Avilez were... Read More

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Waukee Middle School Holds 7th Grade Medieval Festival

Choruses of “huzzah!” and live music rang throughout the Waukee Middle School cafeteria on Friday, October 21, during the school’s annual medieval festival for 7th graders.

During the festival, students performed prepared skits in front of their peers dressed in Waukee Warrior colored medieval garb. Teachers donned in robes and... Read More

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Waukee Middle School Happiness Sprinkle

Waukee Middle School ambassadors gathered in front of Waukee Middle School on Wednesday, September 28, donned in yellow and holding up encouraging signs during a “Happiness Sprinkle”.

The Happiness Sprinkle project brings people together to “sprinkle happiness” all over the world. Signs held up announced encouraging messages to students that... Read More

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Tinker Bell Talks

Attention artists, actors, filmmakers, and Disney enthusiasts!

Don’t miss your chance to meet the real Tinker Bell! Margaret Kerry, the reference model for Disney’s Tinker Bell, will be visiting Waukee. The Waukee Chamber of Commerce, Iowa Motion Picture Association, and WHS Theatre will be hosting “Tinker Bell Talks” at Waukee... Read More

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New Banner on Display at Waukee Middle School

Waukee Middle School Music Leaders

Waukee Middle School Music Leaders

The Waukee Middle School music leadership advisory created their annual banner to be put on display in the Fine Arts Hallway.

During their time as musician leaders, students learn basic conducting patterns to lead classmates through warm-ups, how to begin rehearsals, and how to present... Read More

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Construction Update: September 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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German “Bill Nye the Science Guy” Shares Experiments with Students through Interactive Science Show

The Waukee High School auditorium flooded with 550 Timberline, Prairieview, Waukee Middle School and South Middle School German students on Friday, Sept. 9, in anticipation to see Germany’s “Bill Nye the Science Guy” Jo Hecker.

Hecker has authored several books including his series “Hecker’s Wizard’s Kitchen – Experiments for Kids”.... Read More

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Power Restored at Multiple Buildings

This morning power and phone lines were down for about 45 minutes at Waukee Elementary, Timberline School, Prairieview School, South Middle School, Waukee Middle School, Waukee High School and District Office.

The power outage was caused by technical issues with a MidAmerican Energy substation. MidAmerican Energy responded and restored power as... Read More

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