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, too!

  • Classroom Grants

    The Waukee Community Schools Foundation provided $54,947 in classroom grants throughout the 2019-2020 school year. These grants support innovative and interesting classroom experiences to make learning fun! 2019-2020 Classroom Grant Recipients: Haley Lieber, Waukee High School – Earthquake table Katlyn Scharper, Walnut Hills Elementary – Artist in residence Shannon Fleming, Shuler Elementary – Makey Makey...

  • Professional Development Grants

    The Waukee Community Schools Foundation supports the school district through funding for Professional Development Grants. These grants provide continuing education for our teachers so they may provide the highest level of education for our students. In 2019-2020, the Foundation provided $22,674 for professional development. In order to ensure the funding was equitable across all buildings...