Grant Ragan Elementary News

District Prepares to Launch New Website and Calendar System

Waukee Community School District is preparing to launch new district and building websites during the 2018-19 school year. The new sites will be responsive to your device of choice and feature several updates to improve your user experience.

One improvement is a new calendar system. The new website will display... Read More

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2018-19 Bus Service Information

Durham School Services is the district’s transportation provider. Every bus features two digital video cameras to monitor student behavior and the latest in GPS technology to provide real-time data from the road and help manage fuel consumption.

Bus route information will be emailed to families and available in PowerSchool by... Read More

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All School Open House – August 21

Welcome back! Open house has been scheduled for all schools as follows:

  • Open House for Grades PK-5
    • Time: 4:00-6:00 pm
    • Location: Elementary Buildings
  • Open House for Grades 6-7
    • Time: 5:00-7:00 pm
    • Location: Waukee Middle School & South Middle School
  • Open House for Grades 8-9
    • Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
    • Location: Prairieview School
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Family Resource Fair July 31

Waukee Community School District will host a Back-to-School Family Resource Fair at Timberline School, 2605 LA Grant Pkwy, Waukee, IA on July 31 from 4-7 p.m.

Volunteers and staff will be available to help families complete registration for the 2018-19 school year as well as connect families with resources available... Read More

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Save-the-Date: 2018-19 School Picture Day Schedule

School photos will be taken for purchase and for the yearbook on the following dates:

  • Monday, August 27, 2018 – Waukee District Staff
  • Tuesday, August 28, 2018 – Eason Elementary School
  • Thursday, August 30, 2018– Waukee High School
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018– Waukee Middle School
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 –
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Grant Helps WCSD Implement Farm to School Program

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service has selected Waukee Community School District (WCSD) to receive a 2018 Farm to School Planning Grant for $46,927.

Farm to School helps schools to increase the amount of local foods served through their programs; provide education about food and... Read More

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Construction Update: June 2018

Turf replacement – Final rendering of the field will be approved this week – project timeline to follow.

High School parking expansion – Pre-con meeting was held on 5/24.  Project to start the week of 6/11.


Elementary #9- Radiant

Waukee Community School District approved a land purchase agreement for a... Read More

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Picnic & Play and Family Resource Fair

Come join your teachers at five sites across Waukee and West Des Moines for fun, games, and lunch! Activities and lunch will be available every Monday through Friday (excluding July 4). The fun will start June 4 and go until August 10.

All activities and meals are free to children... Read More

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Waukee Warrior Kid’s Challenge at Centennial Park on June 2

The Waukee Warrior Kid’s Challenge at Centennial Park on June 2 is a fun opportunity for students K-5th grade to participate in field day inspired games along with a Kid’s Fun Run.  Students will have the opportunity to earn a “pom-pom” for every event they participate in toward earning an award... Read More

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District Approves Land Purchase for 10th Elementary Building

The new elementary school will be located in Waukee off ashworth road west of Ute Ave/Hwy R22.

The new elementary school will be located in Waukee off Ashworth Road, west of Ute Ave./Hwy R22.

Waukee Community School District approved a land purchase agreement for the tenth elementary building at the April 9 Board of Education Meeting.

The new elementary school will be located in Waukee off Ashworth... Read More

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Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone 515.987.5161
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