The Waukee Community Schools Foundation supports our schools by fulfilling our mission: empower every Waukee student to achieve their aspirations by enhancing their educational experience. 


  • Grants

    Classroom Grants Classroom grants are designed to inspire and assist Waukee teachers at all grade levels. Teachers are encouraged to apply for grants for classroom supplies and innovative learning tools that are not supported by the district budget.  ​ Professional Development Grants The Foundation is pleased to provide funding for Professional Development to enable our teachers to continue learning,...

  • Scholarships

    The Waukee Schools Foundation has pledged a minimum of $25,000 per year for our senior scholarships. We award $1,000 scholarships to students who have made a positive impact on their family, school, or community. The number of scholarships can be increased based on donation support. This scholarship is not GPA-based and is open to anyone that has...

  • Teaching Award

    The Waukee Schools Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence Innovation. Leadership. Integrity. This award was created to recognize the work of one person within the Waukee district who elevates the standard and works to integrate and elevate education. This person goes above and beyond in the classroom and truly makes an impact on students. 2021 Award...