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District Prepares to Launch New Silver Cord Website

On Tuesday, October 23, the Waukee Community School District (WCSD) Silver Cord Program will launch a new custom website to improve how students in grades 9-12 submit, approve and track volunteer hours.

The website is a significant investment in the long-term viability of the Silver Cord Program. The website allows... Read More

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Lots 2 Love in Waukee Nutrition

Waukee Community School District celebrated National School Lunch Week October 15-18, 2018. This year’s theme, Lots 2 Love, encouraged students and school nutrition professionals across the country to share what they love most about the school lunch program.

Waukee Nutrition Services staff showed their love for school lunch by dressing... 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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Warriors Win Fifth Boys Golf Title

The Waukee High School Boys' Golf team captured the 2018 Class 4A State Golf Championship Saturday at Brown Deer Golf Course in Coralville.

The Waukee High School Boys’ Golf team captured the 2018 Class 4A State Golf Championship Saturday at Brown Deer Golf Course in Coralville.

The Waukee High School (WHS) Boys’ Golf team captured the 2018 Class 4A State Golf Championship Saturday, October 6, at Brown Deer Golf Course in Coralville. It... 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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Hima Joseph Named National Merit Semifinalist

Senior Hima Joseph

Senior Hima Joseph

Waukee High School senior Hima Joseph was named a Semifinalist in the 2019 National Merit® Scholarship Program. Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program on September 12.

Joseph will have an opportunity... 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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District to Receive $92,000 to Expand Computer Science

Waukee Community School District is set to receive $92,000 from the Computer Science Professional Development Incentive (CSPDI) fund program. The district is one of 49 Iowa school districts who will receive money form a new state-supported grant fund to build our computer science teacher workforce.

“The grant funds will be used... Read More

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WHS Theatre Arts Presents, The Laramie Project

In October, on the 20th anniversary of the events that inspired the production, Waukee High School Theatre Arts will present THE LARAMIE PROJECT and its epilogue play, THE LARAMIE PROJECT: TEN YEARS LATER.

THE LARAMIE PROJECT focuses on the town of Laramie, Wyoming before Matthew Shepard’s murder and the... Read More

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Homecoming 2018 Dates to Remember

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Homecoming Week: September 24-29*

  • Septemeber 17  Voting for Court
  • September 18 – Homecoming Court Announced
    • Congratulations to the 2018 Homecoming King and Queen candidates.
      King Candidates
      Zach Bogaczyk
      Zach Eaton
      Nate Goodwin
      Mitchell Pollitt
      Bowen Siberz
      Vincent Vanyo
      Queen Candidates
      Caitlin Conklin
      Julia Lemmon
      Marisa Mapes
      Ella Muse
      Taylor
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