News from the Woods

Last Day of School: Thursday, May 31 (Updated)

Meals from the Heartland at WD

The Meals from the Heartland service project on Friday, May 11 was a huge success. WD students packaged 20,088 meals!
To learn more about Meals from the Heartland and how to get involved, access  Meals from... Read More


Eason Flier 5/4/18

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  • On Wednesday, May 23, all fifth grade students in the district will be participating in a 5th Grade Track and Field Day. Rain date for this event is Thursday, May 24.   This event will be held at the Waukee High School Track.   Because of increasing numbers,

Waukee Elementary Students “Sharpen the Saw”

Waukee Elementary students traded out their typical paper and pencils for paint brushes, musical instruments and puzzles to celebrate Sharpen the Saw Day on April 27. Community members from the metro area were invited to share their passions and professions with students.

Sharpen the Saw is one of the seven... 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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Two Relay Titles and Individual Champion Highlight Waukee Track Teams At Drake


Waukee High School (WHS) Boys’ and Girls’ track teams enjoyed great weather and success at the 109th running of the Drake Relays.  Highlighted by relay victories in the boys 4×400 meter relay and the girls 4×800 meter relay and an individual champion in the 100-meter hurdles, WHS brought home... Read More

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Class of 2018 – Senior Class Bulletin

2018 Waukee High School Commencement Ceremony: 7 p.m. on May 21 at Drake Knapp Center, 2601 Forest Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311 – Doors open at 6 p.m.

We have provided the information below in order for graduation activities to proceed smoothly. Please contact Waukee High School (987-5163) should you have questions

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560 Southeast University Avenue
Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone 515.987.5161
Fax 515.987.2701