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School hours are 8:50 am to 3:40 pm. Students may not go to classrooms or enter the building before 8:35 am.
Waukee Invitational 3rd-7th Grade Mile Run
All third through seventh grade students in the Waukee School District are invited to participate in the Annual Waukee Invitational Mile run on October 1 at Eason Elementary – 605 SE Boone Drive – Waukee.
All runners will receive a finisher ribbon and medals will be awarded to top place-winners on each grade level. A traveling trophy will be awarded to the elementary school with the highest 5 finishers.
Parents are responsible for getting runners to and from the event and are encouraged to park at Robert Brownell Sports Complex across from Eason Elementary. Runners should bring a water bottle. Questions may be directed to the mile run coordinator, Missy Brush, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 987-5161 ext. 4505.
Runners must be registered for the event. The entry fee is $3.00 per runner and registration is open through September 28. Register online at www.waukeeschools.org/commed or call CE office at 515-987-2761.
Girls (3-4 grade) @ 4:30 p.m.
Boys (3-4 grade) @ 4:45 p.m.
Girls (5-6 grade) @ 5:00 p.m.
Boys (5-6 grade) @ 5:15 p.m.
Girls & Boys (grade 7 only) @ 5:30 p.m.
Classroom parties and birthday treats: No homemade treats or food items are permitted. All treats must be commercially prepared and packaged for distribution with the intact ingredient label. Please refer to the Waukee Parent Handbook for more information on the Waukee Allergy Policy. The Waukee Nutrition Department has peanut free snacks for purchase. Please visit www.waukeeschools.org for more information.
When to Stay Home
Fever – Student must be fever free for 24 hours (less than 100 degrees).
Vomit – Student must have not vomited for 24 hours before returning to school.
Diarrhea – Student must be free from diarrhea for 24 hours.
Pink Eye – Student can return to school after 1st dose of medication or as directed by your physician.
Lice – Student is not sent home the day of discovery. Allowed to return after initial treatment.
Health Blog – To subscribe to the WCSD Health Information Blog, please use the following link http://blogs.waukeeschools.org/health/ . The blog contains school and grade level specific heath information.
Harvest Party Treats
As the season changes and leaves turn all different colors, we look forward to the first seasonal classroom party of the year. We have options to choose from such as heathy treats, favorites like cookies and cupcakes and our fall special, S’more Rice Krispie Treat. All of our treats are made in our safe “peanut/tree nut aware” kitchens. If your child has other allergy concerns, please contact Kaitlyn Scheuermann, RDN at email@example.com or 515-987-2719 ext 2029. All treats are served with napkins and utensils as needed. Let us be the one stop shop for your classroom treats. Simply click the link below to place an order. To place an order go to: https://www.waukeeschools.org/nutrition/catering/ Please try to have your order in by October 22nd. Thank you! Questions? Contact Our Event Coordinator, Matt Boot at 515-240-9462 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Brookview Party Dates
All Party Times are 2:30 – 3:15
Fall –October 25
Winter – December 21
Valentine –February 15
Fine Arts Dates
Kindergarten: May 7, at BV, time TBA
1st Grade: May 2, at BV, time TBA
2nd Grade: April 4, at BV, time TBA
3rd Grade: January 29, at WHS Auditorium 6:00 PM
4th Grade: March 7, at WHS Auditorium 6:00 PM
5th Grade: April 18, at WHS Auditorium 6:00 PM
Waukee Stadium Guidelines
To ensure safety and sportsmanship within our competition venues, the following guidelines have been created. We ask all Warrior fans and supporters of all ages, to abide by these guidelines. Go Warriors!
Waukee Community School District students are assigned to sit in assigned areas of the home side (west side) of Waukee Stadium:
Elementary students will not be sitting with middle/high school students, temporary bleachers will be in place for the first game. Newly constructed 10-row bleachers will hopefully be in place for the remaining games this season and years to come. Students can access this section using the walkway underneath the west (home) bleachers.
Lost and Found
Brookview’s Lost and Found can be found outside the music room. Brookview quickly accumulates a large quantity of jackets, coats, sweatshirts, hats, gloves and lunch boxes. Please check the Lost and Found area often. Twice a year – At Christmas Break and Spring Break, anything not claimed is donated to a charitable organization.
Waukee Community School District (WCSD) uses SchoolMessenger for emergency notifications. Notifications include inclement weather, late starts or other emergency situations that may arise during or after school hours. SchoolMessenger works with PowerSchool, so there is no list for parents to sign up for, however, in order for parents to receive a text message, parents must complete the “opt-in” process.
Subscribe by texting: “Y”, “Yes,” or “Subscribe” to 67587. The cell phone numbers used must be in PowerSchool to receive a notification. Unsubscribe at any time by texting the key words: “Quit”, “Remove” or “Unsubscribe” to 67587.
Looking for classes and activities for students and adults? Visit www.waukeeschools.org. On the front page, click on the purple backpack to view Waukee Community Education classes, Waukee Camps and Clinics, Waukee District events and non-profit community fliers.
For information about the PTO please visit https://sites.google.com/view/bvpto/
PTO Classroom Directories
The PTO is also compiling Classroom Directories this year, using a Google Form: https://tinyurl.com/y8t34p6x . Please submit one form per child, not per family. This will be the primary means used to communicate for Classroom Coordinators who will use this information for classroom parties (Fall, Harvest, Spring) as well as Staff Appreciation Events throughout the year. Teachers do not share contact information for students, so the hope is this will be a way to share classmate contact information. Once collected, this information will be shared to the parents/guardians in your child’s classroom who chose to participate in this Classroom Directory.
Brookview PTO – Give 2
Are you looking for more ways to get involved at Brookview and with the PTO? We have fun putting on all our events and activities, but it does take a group effort. If you have any time to donate, we’d love to hear from you. Check out the Give 2 Flyer (https://tinyurl.com/y93mqpj3) and complete this form (https://tinyurl.com/yb4aptdf). It’s a great way to get involved and to meet more of the great people that make up Brookview!
Calling all Volunteers! Friday Family Fun Night is October 5th from 6:30-8:30 at Brookview (Warrior Football travels to Ottumwa this evening). This event is FREE for all BV families, and is an excellent opportunity for families to meet and/or become reacquainted after the summer!
We need a lot of volunteers to pull this event off! Volunteer opportunities can be found here
There are 2 Fundraising Activities to help offset some of the event cost, raise money for our school, and add FUN:
*NEW THIS YEAR: SOAK THE PRINCIPALS – Tickets are available for purchase for small and large water blasters which students will have the opportunity to shoot at Mrs. Angelino and Mrs. Taggart! $1 for a small soaker, $2 for a mega soaker. Mega soaker tickets can also be bundled in increments of 3 for $5
*STUDENT EXPERIENCE RAFFLES – $1 Raffle Tickets for Purchase for the chance to win experiences such as Principal for the Day, Assistant Principal for the Day, Lunch with Your Teacher, Choose the Friday Release Song, Class Party, Glow Party, Kindergarten Guest Reader, and more!
Ticket Sales will be open in the library for the first half of the event. Ticket Sales end early due to our late event end time; raffles will be pulled at 8:00 and no entries will be allowed past 8:00. Fundraiser Tickets can be purchased through RevTrak in advance here
Free activities and refreshments: bounce house, giant inflatable slides, face paint, hair paint, games, prizes, animal scooter rides, airbrush tattoos, spin art, cake walk, balloon twisting, pizza, popcorn, beverages, nachos, snow cones, and more! Please see below timeline for the Carnival:
6:30 Carnival Starts
7:30 End Time for Ticket Sales
7:30-8:00 Soak the Principals
8:00-8:30 Raffle Pulling – you do not need to be present to win!
Silver Cord hours are also available for High School student volunteers as well, information has been posted to SC Announcements, Facebook, and Twitter. Carnival Questions, Comments, and Feedback can be directed to Sarah Quang email@example.com
Helping Hands will meet Tuesday, October 9, from 3:45-4:45pm. We will meet in the library and will be doing a project for our neighbors, including Arbor Springs.
Bolt for Brookview
Bolt for Brookview Fun Run will be held on April 19th, 2019. As we get closer to the event, more information will be sent home with your child(ren).
Keep clipping Box Tops over the summer. Send them to school this fall. If you have any questions, please contact Becky Twedt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018-2019 RESTAURANT NIGHTS – MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!
*Any questions regarding Restaurant Nights, contact Julie Van Beek at email@example.com or 515-490-8314.
|Name||Dates||Times||How the money goes back to BV?||Address||Phone Number|
|Fuddruckers||Wednesday, October 17||4 p.m. – 9 p.m.||Put receipt in fishbowl (cashier can print off extra receipt for you to keep).||6378 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, 50266||515-225-1122|
|Chick-Fil-A||Thursday, November 15||5 p.m. – 8 p.m.||Provide receipt to volunteers (if you want an extra receipt, ask the cashier to print it at the time of ordering or take a picture of your receipt with your phone)||6555 Mills Civic Pkwy,West Des Moines, 50266||515-223-6113|
|Z’Mariks Noodle Café||Tuesday, December 11th||4 p.m. – 9 p.m.||Show the flyer from your phone or the paper copy sent home with your student(s) to the cashier.||12655 University Ave.,Clive, 50325||515-223-9605|