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February 28, 2014


News from the Woods 2.28.14

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2.26.14 News from the Woods


Freshman Orientation Presentation

Here is a portion of the presentation made to 8th graders at the Freshman Orientation meetings.

The 14-15 course guide and registration worksheet are linked here but may also be found at any time in the list of Resources and Quick Links at the bottom of the district’s Prairieview page.

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WHS Boys Swim Team Finish the Season Strong

Congrats to the WHS Boys Swim Team on placing 11th at the State Swim Meet on February 15 with a school record high score of 47 points. Thanks to all of the fans that braved the weather to support the boys.  Congrats to all of the qualifiers and a... Read More


RSP & Associates Presents Comprehensive Enrollment Projections

At the February 24 Waukee Board of Education meeting Rob Schwarz with RSP & Associates presented comprehensive enrollment projections for the school district. These projections provide valuable guidance to the board at they consider the future facility and staffing needs of the district.

Waukee Community School District has had a... Read More


Understanding the Reasons Behind the Early Start Date

The 2014-15 school year calendar with an August 13 start date, was approved at the February 24 board of education meeting. The calendar presented to the school board was recommended by the Waukee teacher’s association. A committee of teachers gathered input, looked at academic needs and then put everything together... Read More

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Board of Education Approves 2014-15 Academic Calendar

The 2014-15 school year calendar was approved at the February 24 Board of Education meeting. The district needed to approve the calendar prior to March 1 in order to be granted an early start waiver. That timeframe was new this year due to changes in legislation and the rules-making process... Read More

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50 Maple Grove 5th Graders Perform at Band Solo Night

Fifty fifth-grade band students performed at Maple Grove Elementary’s band solo night on February 17.  Each child had a five minute performance slot where they performed a solo on their instrument with a piano accompanist. The children showcased all their talent and effort for family, friends and also a clinician,... Read More


Eason Flier 2/21/14

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Is It Spring Yet? Update from Operations

Is it Spring yet?! As I write this, the temperature for the day is slated to reach a balmy 50 degrees with a blizzard watch in effect for the following day. Only in Iowa! The snow and ice is expected this time of year, but add in the occasional Polar... Read More

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