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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Daddy Daughter Dance 2018

The After-Prom Committee will hold a Daddy Daughter Dance to help raise funds to support the 2018 party.  Dads or Dad-like friends are invited to bring their favorite Valentine (ages 2-22) on February 17.

The dance is being held at Prairieview School which is located at 655 SE University, Waukee, IA.... Read More

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South Middle School Students Compete at FIRST LEGO League Regional Qualifier

On November 18, the South Middle School(SMS) robotic teams, the Survival Bots and the Artificial Intelligence Engineers, achieved honors at the FIRST LEGO League Regional Qualifier competition. Artificial Intelligence Engineers qualified for the State Tournament which will be held at Iowa State University on January 13, 2018.

“Going to state... Read More

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Prairieview and Waukee Middle School Students Selected for Honor Band

Four Prairieview and 10 Waukee Middle School students were selected for Honor Band. Seventh graders were selected through nomination, while eighth graders were selected through audition. The students performed in the South Central District Iowa Honor Band on Nov. 7 at Ankeny Centennial High School.

Congratulations to the 14 students who participated:

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Making A Difference: Cameron Boyle

South Middle School (SMS) student Cameron Boyle felt his heart drop to the pit of his stomach as he watched 130 mph wind tear the city of Houston apart piece by piece. Only a few days after Hurricane Harvey hit Texas, Boyle approached his principal Doug Barry to discuss raising... Read More

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South Middle School Students Make an Impact through Helping Hands

As a community service project, three Waukee students found a way to extend a helping hand that has reached the lives of many children in a local hospital. Waukee South Middle School (SMS) 7th graders, Jordan Gabriel, Lindsay Newman and Jonathan Nevenhoven, started a nonprofit organization called Helping Hands which... Read More

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Isaiah Dale Named Ambassador of Muscular Dystrophy Association

Isaiah Dale, 7th-grader at South Middle School

Isaiah Dale, 7th-grader at South Middle School

Isaiah Dale, 7th-grader at South Middle School, was named an Ambassador of the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) for his contributions towards the MDA and courageous attitude.

Isaiah was diagnosed with Charcot Marie Tooth Disease (CMT) July of 2015 at the University of Iowa Children’s... Read More

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New Last Day of School is May 26 for Students

Summer break will start earlier than expected for students this year. The Waukee Community School District (WCSD) Board of Education agreed to a minor change in the 2016-17 school calendar on April 10. The last day of school for students is now May 26 instead of May 30.

The 2016-17... Read More

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SMS Math Counts-Mrs. Kuehl reports

Varsity math counts team who placed 4th on February 14 out of 32 teams at the chapter competition!  ith this placement, they will be representing SMS at the state math counts competition at the end of March at Drake!

Congratulations to Sai Raysam for his individual placement which will send... Read More


Team of Middle School Students Win Best in State for Verizon Innovative App Challenge

A team of seven middle school students are competing in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge and have won Best in State with their app, Iowa Trash Companion. They are now working towards their goal of becoming the App Fan Favorite- which is awarded to the team who compiles the most... Read More

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