South Middle School News

Construction Update: June 2018

Turf replacement – Final rendering of the field will be approved this week – project timeline to follow.

High School parking expansion – Pre-con meeting was held on 5/24.  Project to start the week of 6/11.


Elementary #9- Radiant

Waukee Community School District approved a land purchase agreement for a... Read More

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Picnic & Play and Family Resource Fair

Come join your teachers at five sites across Waukee and West Des Moines for fun, games, and lunch! Activities and lunch will be available every Monday through Friday (excluding July 4). The fun will start June 4 and go until August 10.

All activities and meals are free to children... Read More

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SMS Students Place First at Southeast Polk Tech Expo

Two Waukee South Middle School (SMS) students created an invention that earned first prize at the Southeast Polk Tech Exposition. With supervision from SMS engineering teacher Cole Kleinwolterink, Gavin Lange and Adrian Valluppara invented a robotic device called Forward Detecting System (FDS).

The boys created FDS to give visually impaired... Read More

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South Middle School Students Plan for the Future with City of Waukee Staff

Eight South Middle School (SMS) students presented their ideas for city and agricultural improvements to Waukee city employees on April 9.

Students starting working in groups of two in February to create the four projects that were presented. The projects focused on the benefits vertical farms and greenhouses provide for... Read More

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Construction Update: April 2018

Trash/Recycle collection RFP – pricing received from 4 vendors. District recommends awarding contract to Sparta Waste Services . (Action Item)

 

Turf replacement – frk is finalizing the specification for bidding turf replacement at the Stadium. Work is scheduled for the summer of 2018 – project will take approx. 6... Read More

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District Administration Office Relocated to Vince Meyer Learning Center April 16-20

The Waukee Community School District Administration Office located at 560 SE University in Waukee will be temporarily relocated to the Vince Meyer Learning Center (VLMC) April 16-20 while the HVAC system is replaced. The VMLC is located at 430 Ashworth Dr, Waukee, IA.

The District Administration Office will close at... Read More

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Construction Update: March 2018

Trash/Recycle collection RFP – district will be issuing an RFP for trash and recycling collection on Monday, March 19 with bids due on Monday, April, 2nd. Board will be asked to take action at the April 9th

 

Turf replacement – district is working with frk to... Read More

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Waukee Trombone Ensemble

“Budding Trombonists” are growing at Waukee Middle School!  The Waukee Trombone Ensemble is up & running again this year, featuring trombonists, grades 6 -12 on a volunteer basis.  Early morning rehearsals twice a month are preparing this group for two spring performances:  WMS 6th Band Concert at 6:00pm & WMS... Read More
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Construction Update: February 2018

Elementary #9- Radiant

Waukee Community School District approved a land purchase agreement for a ninth elementary building at the May 9, 2016 Board of Education Meeting. The new elementary school will be located in Urbandale west of Alice’s road between Meredith and Waterford. Construction is expected to begin in the spring of... Read More

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Voters approve $117 million bond referendum for Waukee Community School District

3,310 voters turned out for Tuesday’s special election to issue general obligation bonds in the amount of $117 million. The bond referendum passed with a 90.27 percent voter approval. Sixty percent approval was needed. 

Waukee Community School District (WCSD) will move forward with plans to construct a new 10-12, 1,800-student... Read More

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