News from the Woods

End-of-Year Field Day

K – 4th grade students will be celebrating our last day of school by participating in a field day on Thursday, May 31.

Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 30 if you plan to attend.

School Supply Online Ordering

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WD School ID: WOO174

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Waukee Warrior Kid’s Challenge at Centennial Park on June 2

The Waukee Warrior Kid’s Challenge at Centennial Park on June 2 is a fun opportunity for students K-5th grade to participate in field day inspired games along with a Kid’s Fun Run.  Students will have the opportunity to earn a “pom-pom” for every event they participate in toward earning an award... Read More

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Summer Meals

Come one, come all! Waukee students are welcomed and encouraged to get FREE meals this summer at one of the sites below. None of the meals will contain pork and the majority of meals will be lacto-ovo vegetarian (no meat, but still contain milk or egg products). As... Read More


Wee Warriors to Graduating Seniors

15 years ago Waukee Community School District (WCSD) realized there was a need that was not being met. From this realization, Wee Warriors was born, a full day child care program serving children of WCSD employees between the ages six weeks to five years old.

On Monday, May 21, three... Read More

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Waukee Girls and Boys Track Teams Shine At State

The Waukee High School (WHS) Girls captured their third straight state title and sixth in the last ten years, running away from the rest of the 4A field, winning by 46 points.  The 122 points scored by the Warriors broke the state meet record that WHS had set a year ago.

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SMS Students Place First at Southeast Polk Tech Expo

Two Waukee South Middle School (SMS) students created an invention that earned first prize at the Southeast Polk Tech Exposition. With supervision from SMS engineering teacher Cole Kleinwolterink, Gavin Lange and Adrian Valluppara invented a robotic device called Forward Detecting System (FDS).

The boys created FDS to give visually impaired... Read More

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News from the Woods

Last Day of School: Thursday, May 31 (Updated)

Meals from the Heartland at WD

The Meals from the Heartland service project on Friday, May 11 was a huge success. WD students packaged 20,088 meals!
To learn more about Meals from the Heartland and how to get involved, access  Meals from... Read More


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  • On Wednesday, May 23, all fifth grade students in the district will be participating in a 5th Grade Track and Field Day. Rain date for this event is Thursday, May 24.   This event will be held at the Waukee High School Track.   Because of increasing numbers,

Waukee Elementary Students “Sharpen the Saw”

Waukee Elementary students traded out their typical paper and pencils for paint brushes, musical instruments and puzzles to celebrate Sharpen the Saw Day on April 27. Community members from the metro area were invited to share their passions and professions with students.

Sharpen the Saw is one of the seven... Read More

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South Middle School Students Plan for the Future with City of Waukee Staff

Eight South Middle School (SMS) students presented their ideas for city and agricultural improvements to Waukee city employees on April 9.

Students starting working in groups of two in February to create the four projects that were presented. The projects focused on the benefits vertical farms and greenhouses provide for... Read More

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