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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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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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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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


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
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Waukee Wins Fourth Straight Bank Iowa Challenge Cup

Bank Iowa cup

For the fourth consecutive year, Waukee High School (WHS) has won the Bank Iowa Challenge Cup. The Challenge Cup is an award designed to recognize Iowa High Schools for academic excellence in the classroom and outstanding achievement during state competition in athletics and the fine arts. WHS scored 1,930 points... 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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WHS Places 2nd in High School ProStart Competition

Waukee High School’s ProStart team received second place in the management competition at the High School ProStart competition. 14 teams of aspiring chefs came together to compete in the annual competition to see who would land the top three honors in the culinary and management competitions.

“It’s like ‘Top Chef’... Read More

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