SMS Math Counts-Mrs. Kuehl reports

Varsity math counts team who placed 4th on February 14 out of 32 teams at the chapter competition!  ith this placement, they will be representing SMS at the state math counts competition at the end of March at Drake!

Congratulations to Sai Raysam for his individual placement which will send... Read More


Team of Middle School Students Win Best in State for Verizon Innovative App Challenge

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

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Waukee Teachers Win Literacy Grants from Nu Alpha Gamma Chapter

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

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Waukee APEX Launches New Website

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

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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


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


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


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


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


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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