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Some WHS, PVS & TLS Students Plan to Participate in National School Walkout Day April 20

Waukee Community School District administration has been working jointly with our students on a movement that has been getting national, state and local attention. National School Walkout Day is planned for April 20, the 19th anniversary of the Columbine shooting. April 20 has also been designated as the Day of... Read More

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Waukee High School Mock Trial Advances to State for the first time in 5 years

After competing in districts and eliminating more than 150 other mock trial teams, Waukee High School’s Mock Trial took the podium at the Iowa State High School Mock Trial Tournament on March 26 and 27. For the first time in five years, the team of ten WHS students took on... Read More

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Waukee APEX Students attend first annual Modeling the Future Challenge in New York City

February 25-27, four Waukee APEX student associates and Financial and Insurance instructor Jesse Hunt attended the first annual Modeling the Future Competition in New York City, New York. Two of the Waukee APEX teams, known as Alpha and Bravo, were selected out of 54 teams for the finals.

Teams had... Read More

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Term 3 Silver Cord Recognition

WHS Silver Cord LogoThe purpose of the Waukee Silver Cord Program is to instill within the students the importance of community service and encourage students to be accountable for investing in their own education and in the community on a regular basis during their school years. Students can volunteer in their local, national or... Read More

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The Merch Provides New Opportunities for APEX Students

The Merch is about more than just selling APEX merchandise, it provides a real-world experience for special education students they can carry with them forever.

Waukee APEX recently opened The Merch to sell supplies, novelty items and provide a location to see sample apparel before ordering online. The Merch is... Read More

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Waukee APEX and Cisco Host the first Waukee Hackathon

Waukee Community School District students in grades 9-12 spent their morning immersed in the intricate world of science and technology. Waukee High School partnered with sponsor Cisco Systems to host the very first Waukee Hackathon competition at the Waukee Innovative Learning Center on March 24.

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Waukee High School Theatre Presents The Hunchback of Notre Dame

For the first time in the state of Iowa, audiences have the chance to view the epic musical production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, based on the novel by Victor Hugo and featuring songs from the Disney film. This historic production hits the stage at Waukee High School... Read More

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Waukee Trombone Ensemble

“Budding Trombonists” are growing at Waukee Middle School!  The Waukee Trombone Ensemble is up & running again this year, featuring trombonists, grades 6 -12 on a volunteer basis.  Early morning rehearsals twice a month are preparing this group for two spring performances:  WMS 6th Band Concert at 6:00pm & WMS... Read More
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Two State Runner Up Finishes for Warrior Wrestlers

The Waukee wrestling team capped off the most successful season in school history with a busy but productive week at Wells Fargo Arena.  Four grueling days of wrestling yielded two state runner up trophies and eight top five individual medalists.

The Warriors began the week on Wednesday competing in the... Read More

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Waukee APEX Attends STEM Day

Waukee APEX attended STEM Day at the Capitol February 14. The event highlighted STEM careers and the STEM-based programs available to students.

Medical and bioscience instructor Holly Showalter attended the event alongside five other Iowa teachers who received I.O.W.A. STEM Teacher Awards from Gov. Kim Reynolds.

APEX instructor Holly Showalter accepts the I.O.W.A. STEM Teacher Award from Gov. Kim Reynolds.

APEX instructor Holly Showalter

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