Waukee Middle School News

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


Waukee Foundation Scholarship Annual Food Drive

The Waukee Foundation Food Drive has been driving donations for the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry for the last 11 years. The food pantry feeds over 100 families each month, with that number growing every year. The demographics of our community are changing, as are the needs of our community.... Read More

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Natalie Franke Selected as Award Finalist


Natalie Franke

Over 20 years of teaching, second grade teacher Natalie Franke has made it her goal to transform the way students perceive math.

In recognition of her dedication Franke was nominated as an Iowa finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. These awards are... 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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Name change: ParentOnline is Now SchoolCafe

Waukee Community School District’s nutrition software, ParentOnline, recently changed its name to SchoolCafe.

SchoolCafe works very similar to ParentOnline. Parents will still be able to view their child’s nutrition account, monitor/set spending limits, and view account history through SchoolCafe.

If you have an existing ParentOnline account you DO NOT need... Read More

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Join the Waukee Community Schools Foundation Board of Directors

Are you looking to serve teachers and students on a district-wide level? The Waukee Community Schools Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit that supports the students and teachers of the Waukee Community School District. They are looking for parents within the district who are interested in serving on the Foundation’s Board of... 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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