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October Construction Update

Vince Meyer Learning Center (1917 Facility)430 Ashworth Drive, Waukee, IA 50263
The Board approved the schematic design and improvements to the 1917 facility, now named Vince Meyer Learning Center, at the September 10, 2012 Board of Education meeting. These improvements included new windows (respecting the architectural integrity of... Read More

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Waukee Foundation Scholarships Annual Food Drive

The kick-off for the Waukee Foundation Scholarships Annual Food Drive will be November 1. Each year, food collected from the drive is donated to the Waukee Food Pantry. Families will have until November 22 to bring their donations to their school. Every year the students of the Waukee School District... Read More

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Hard work in third grade math!

Third grade students at Maple Grove have been working hard on division and multiplication facts using Math Wrap-ups. The math wrap-ups were purchased through a grant provided by the Waukee Educational Foundation.  With the wrap-ups students practice fact fluency to help them meet third grade benchmarks.  Thank you to our... Read More

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Eason Fifth Graders Perform

Eason’s fifth grade students performed in their first music concert of the year on Monday evening, October 28.  They were directed by Mrs. Jennifer Senne, vocal music teacher.  They performed in the Waukee High School Performing Arts Auditorium.  The students sang a variety of songs, from various folk songs to... Read More

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Shuler 2nd Graders Enjoy Learning About Rocks

During the month of October second grade students have enjoyed investigating rocks. Students first had the opportunity to learn about sand, silt and mud and then had the chance to explore and observe rocks.  Students are now rotating classes between the five different second grade teachers to become more of... Read More

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Save-the-Date: Foundation Dinner/Auction Feb. 8

The Waukee Community School Foundation’s primary fundraiser is an annual dinner and auction. This year the date has been set for February 8, 2014. Since the Foundation’s inception in 1996, this relaxed, fun event has raised $20,000 upwards to $55,000 annually. The evening begins with a social hour and bidding... Read More

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37 South Middle Students Selected for the ICDA Opus Honor Choir

South Middle School was fortunate to have 37 students selected for the ICDA Opus Honor Choir.  The students represent all three grade levels in our building.  This is a school record and we are very excited and proud for our students.

4th Row – Will Adams, Jones Pfeifer, Gabe Gammel,

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Woodland Hills Fall Book Fair

The book fair will be held in the Woodland Hills Media Center on the following dates & times:

  • Saturday, November 16 from 8 a.m. to Noon
  • Monday, November 18 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 19 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 20 from 2 p.m.
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Waukee Community Education: Intro to the College Search

Parents will learn the details of the college search process including finding the best college for your student and tips for highlighting your student’s strengths within their application. This introduction will prepare you to manage the search, application, and scholarship process and arm you with the resources you need to make... Read More

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October District Bulletin

The District Bulletin is a monthly e-newsletter delivered electronically. It provides readers with information regarding District news, student activities, classroom projects and special events. Parents, staff and community members interested in receiving information about the Waukee Community School District should subscribe here.

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