Waukee Elementary News

2019-20 School Calendar Recommendation Presented to Board

WCSD_horz_color (1)At the November 12 Board of Education meeting Andy Pals, calendar committee chair, presented the 2019-20 Waukee Education Association (WEA) school calendar recommendations. Pals walked board members through the proposal and answered questions.

The calendar proposed the following key dates:

  • The first day of school, Friday, August 23, 2019. This is the earliest
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Annual Foundation Food Drive

The Waukee Foundation Food Drive has been driving donations for the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry for the last 13 years. The demographics of our community are changing, as are the needs of our community. The food pantry feeds an average of 200 families each month and nearly 10% of... Read More

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Waukee Student and Teacher Among First Students to Travel to Kosovo

Students and educators from five Iowa high schools recently spent a week in Kosovo, collaborating with local schools and government officials as part of a new innovative partnership to improve agricultural education both in Iowa and abroad.

The group, including Waukee APEX student Renee Piekema, and agriculture teacher Cindy Snell,... Read More

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District Receives $6,500 Grant from Drew’s Crew for the Kids

Counselors were surprised with a $6,500 grant from Drew’s Crew for the Kids. Each of the district’s 13 schools received $500 to support students in their buildings.

“There are a lot of special events and activities that occur during the school day for which kids may need to bring or... Read More

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Tickets on Sale Now! Harlem Wizards at WHS Field House Oct. 15, 2018

Back by popular demand, the high flying, trick shooting, world famous Harlem Wizards are returning to Waukee! For the second year in a row, we are bringing the Wizards to YOU! Our Fall Family Fun Event was such an exciting and popular event last year that we had to invite the Wizards to come

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Totem Tales 9/21

WE Families,

We’re having a great month of September at Waukee Elementary! We’ve settled in to our schedules and routines and GREAT things are happening all around our school. :)

Waukee Elementary Students and Staff will be celebrating the “Week of the Warrior” from Monday, 9/24-Friday 9/28 in honor of Waukee’s... Read More

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Intentional Focus on Early Literacy Improves Reading Benchmarks

Waukee Community School District (WCSD) continues to rise above the state’s early literacy benchmarks. The Iowa Department of Education released 2017-18 kindergarten through third-grade district level FAST data on September 5, 2018. The results showed the number of WCSD students who met or surpassed reading benchmarks increased from 83 percent... Read More

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Totem Tales 9/7

W.E.’s Picture Day- Thursday, 9/13

Waukee Elementary’s picture day will take place this coming Thursday, 9/13. All classes will have their pictures taken prior to their lunch time. If your child is absent on Thursday, picture retakes/make ups will be on Thursday, October 25th. If you would like to order school... Read More

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Totem Tales 8/24

Dear Families,

We have thoroughly enjoyed welcoming you all back for the 2018/19 school year at Waukee Elementary! We have had a great first two days of school. Our assistant principal, Mr. Wendt, and I are very excited about this school year and partnering with you in your child’s education. We have... Read More

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WHS 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!

STUDENT SPECTATOR GUIDELINES

Waukee Community School District students are assigned to sit in assigned areas of the home... Read More

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Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone 515.987.5161
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