Des Moines Register Names WCSD a 2017 Top Workplace

TWP_2017For the sixth year in a row, Waukee Community School District (WCSD) was among Iowa’s top 20 workplaces.

Results released by The Des Moines Register on September 17 named WCSD the 14th Top Workplace in Iowa for 2017 in the large employer category. Waukee Community School District was the only... Read More


Six Waukee High School Students Named 2018 National Merit Semifinalists

National Merit Semifinalists.

Five of the six National Merit Semifinalists: Frank Li, Nupur Udipi, Andrew Fung, Daniel Slaughter and Timothy Matheson

National Merit semifinalist, Sebastian Llaca.

National Merit semifinalist, Sebastian Llaca.

Six Waukee High School seniors, Andrew Fung, Frank Li, Timothy Matheson, Daniel Slaughter, Nupur Udipi and Sebastian Llaca, were named semifinalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship... Read More

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Walnut Hills Hearing Screening

Hearing Screening dates are October 10th through October 13th, 2017 beginning at 9am


Purchase Tickets for Harlem Wizards vs Team Warriors

Harlem Wizards LogoThe Harlem Wizards are coming to Waukee High School’s Field House on Monday, October 16. This event is sponsored by our Waukee Community Schools Foundation and all of our K-7 students and their families are invited to purchase tickets.

The Harlem Wizards are a high-flying, trick shooting, ball spinning team... Read More

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Waukee High School Senior Scores 36 on ACT

Shay London, senior at WHS

Shay London, senior at WHS.

This summer Shay London received exciting news, he was one of 24 students in the state of Iowa to receive the highest composite score possible on the ACT, a 36.

Less than one-tenth of one percent of students who take the ACT earn a composite... Read More

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School Board Election Official Results

Congratulations to incumbents Wendy Liskey, Mary Scheve, David Cunningham and Jerry Ripperger who were re-elected and Lori Lyon who was newly elected to serve on the Waukee Community School District Board of Education on September 12, 2017.

Liskey, Scheve, Cunningham and Lyon were elected to the full four-year term. Ripperger... Read More


Waukee High School Wins Third Consecutive Bank Iowa Challenge Cup

For the third consecutive year, Waukee High School (WHS) has won the Bank Iowa Challenge Cup with a total of 1,580 points compared to the runner-up, Pleasant Valley with a total of 1,510 points.

The Challenge Cup is an award designed to recognize Iowa High Schools for academic excellence within... Read More

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Waukee Homecoming Week Activities at Walnut Hills

Next week (September 25 through 29) is Homecoming Week! Walnut Hills is going to participate while incorporating the 7Habits!

  • Monday:  Be proactive – and READ – dress up as favorite book character
  • Tuesday:  Think Win-Win – dress up as as your favorite sports player or your
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Walnut Hills Spirit Night Out 2017-2018

Show your Walnut Hills School Spirit by dining out with family and friends at the 2017-2018 PTO sponsored Spirit Night Out!  Please mention Walnut Hills Spirit Night, use your smartphone to show our Facebook event/PTO email referencing the event or lastly print off the email to show to your server.

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Grant Ragan Gazette 9.15.17

Bullying Prevention and Awareness Month

  • October is Bullying Prevention and Awareness Month.
  • Students are encouraged to wear blue on Monday, October 2nd!
  • Stay tuned, Kindness Week is coming in February!

Waukee Invitational 3rd-7th Grade Mile Run

All third through seventh grade students in the Waukee School District are invited to... Read More

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