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  • Coming soon to Waukee classrooms…

    The Waukee Community Schools Foundation is excited to announce the latest round of classroom grants. All Waukee Community School District teachers are invited to apply for a grant. The Foundation has a Grants committee, comprised of board members, district administrators, and community members, who review each grant submission to ensure it’s in line with district/Foundation...

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  • 2021 Teaching Excellence Award

    The Waukee Community Schools Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence has been awarded to Emily House, 9th Grade English/Language Arts Teacher at Prairieview School. Mrs. House was nominated by two of her fellow teachers for the award, honoring one Waukee teacher every year who exemplifies innovation, integrity, and leadership in the classroom. Board members of the...

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  • 2021 Scholarship Winners

    The Waukee Community Schools Foundation is pleased to congratulate 25 members of the Waukee High School Class of 2021 as recipients of $1,000 Foundation scholarships. “We are so impressed by this year’s applicants,” said Dan Ricklefs, chair of the Foundation’s Scholarship Committee. “Every year, our committee seeks to identify those Waukee seniors who have made...

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  • The Power of We

    The Waukee Community Schools Foundation is proud to present our first virtual community fundraiser. “The Power of We” will be held online on Saturday, April 17th, at 7:00 pm. Join us for a live-streamed film about the power of Waukee Community Schools students, teachers, district professionals, families, and community members! This past year has been...

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