Thanks to Mike Liambas of the @iowawild for visiting our 1st graders during Kindness Week!
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Thank you to all our awesome parent volunteers for making our Spring Parties so much fun!
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We're so happy to have the Waukee Police Department and Waukee Fire Department join us for lunch on Fridays. This is a great opportunity for our students to build positive relationships with our community helpers.
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We had an amazing day showcasing leadership at Waukee Elementary. Visitors participating in the Des Moines Leader in Me Symposium got to watch a Leadership Celebration, take a school tour, visit classrooms, stop by the sWEet Delights Coffee Shop, and hear from our awesome student leaders about all of the great things happening at our school. #WEare50263
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Our 2020 Food Drive kicks off next week! Jackson, Harrison, and Makenna from our Student Lighthouse Team have all the details here.
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Baby Shark!
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‪We are honored to have so many veterans in attendance at today's leadership celebration. Thank you for your selfless service to our country. We salute you!‬
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Have a spooktacular day!
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The first ever Waukee 5th Grade Honor Choir Festival was a success! Congratulations to the Waukee Elementary students who participated this year! 🎶
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Huge thanks to our PTO for sponsoring Friday's author visit with David LaRochelle! His interactive, entertaining presentation kept students engaged and excited about reading, writing, illustrating, and storytelling.
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School Information

Address

Waukee Elementary
850 6th Street
Waukee, IA 50263

Contact

Phone: 515.987.5193
Attendance: 515.987.2762
Fax: 515.987.5194

School Time

Regular: 8:50 - 3:40
Early Dismissal: 1:40

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Principal Johnson

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Welcome to Waukee Elementary! Living and working in the district gives me a great sense of pride.

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Upcoming Events

WE 2nd Grade Concert
850 6th ST. Waukee,, IA 50263
Early Dismissal/PD
WE PTO Family Movie Night
Early Dismissal/PD
No School- Spring break
Early Dismissal/PD
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Facts at a Glance

730

Students enrolled at Waukee Elementary

89%

District elementary science proficiency

86.3%

District elementary reading proficiency

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We are proud to be a Leader in Me Lighthouse School and believe that everyone is a leader with special strengths and talents. It is our mission to see the greatness in our students and staff and provide a culture where students are empowered and the possibilities are endless. As a Leader in Me school, we acknowledge and recognize timeless leadership skills that foster success in the 21st-century. Relationships are at the core of all we do and we’re proud of our “Waukee Elementary Family” – comprised of students, staff, and families.