All Waukee Community School District buildings, including District Office, are closed. Playgrounds opened on June 1. We encourage social distancing, washing hands, or using hand sanitizer prior to and after use, and if you are sick please stay home. Read More…
We are grateful to area school districts who offered to help by welcoming our families in. Here are some alternative locations for free meals during the Waukee CSD temporary meal distribution closure. In addition, the USDA has a resource called, Find Meals for Kids that allows you to search by zip code available at https://usda-fns.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=789a7a56a07f4e3dab873fd8c2918f9a
Third-grade students at Shuler Elementary had an extraordinary virtual experience with Ruby Bridges on May 15. This virtual meeting was guided by Q&A from students and they were able to directly ask Bridges their question.
Don't forget, free weekend meals are available today to families who visit one of our Free Meal Grab and Go locations. These meals are being provided by Meals from the Heartland (Taco Mac). One bag will feed a family of 4 -6. https://waukeeschools.org/coronavirus/free-grab-and-go-meals/
This year for School Board Appreciation Month, we are flipping the script. Our school board members would like to thank our staff for continuing to teach, feed, and meet the needs of our students in the midst fo the COVID-19 crisis. We are #publicschoolproud
Did you know the yogurt we have been serving in our grab and go lunches is made in Iowa? Country View Dairy and the District have worked together on previous #farmtoschool initiatives, including Iowa Local Food Day. We love being able to #supportlocal Iowa industry during this time!
Tomorrow, Friday, April 17, Waukee Community School District will have the opportunity to give out weekend meals to families who visit one of our Free Meal Grab and Go locations. These meals are being provided by Meals from the Heartland (Taco Mac). One bag will feed a family of 4 -6. #WCSDNutrition https://waukeeschools.org/news/2020/03/district-to-provide-grab-and-go-meals-starting-march-23/
Waukee Community Schools Foundation just added two new versions of the yard signs - one for teachers and for one Waukee school supporters who may not have a child in the district anymore. They also added an option to purchase a sign for someone in need of assistance. Signs can be purchased in RevTrak https://waukee.revtrak.net/waukee-foundation-/yard-signs/#/list
The Waukee Community Schools Foundations has created a great way to support our schools and community. Customizable yard signs are available for $18. Each purchase will help support the district and community, $3 to the Waukee Area Christian Services Food Pantry, $3 to the Foundation. #GiveLove
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