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World Language Delay

World Language Delay

Nancy Tran, Reporter

October 21, 2018


Filed under BLOG, Classes, NEWS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

At Waukee, students may start taking a language class around the age of 13. Meanwhile, across the globe, some begin to speak and understand in a secondary foreign language, as young as 3 or 4 years old. Studies even show that it can be challenging to learn a new language after teen years. So, why does ...

Waukee Wins District Title

Waukee Wins District Title

Rashed Alsharqi, Reporter

October 21, 2018


Filed under NEWS, PHOTOS, Showcase, SPORTS, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Tensions grew during the last quarter of the Waukee v. Johnston game at the Waukee stadium. Both sides of the field screamed at each pass as the scores between the teams rapidly changed. With 24 seconds left on the clock, one field goal put the Waukee varsity team just one point ahead of their ...

Style at School

Style at School

Rashed Alsharqi, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     The one thing that is universally shared by every school district is a dress code which each student is obligated to follow. Not until recent years have dress codes been brought to light and truly examined by students and teachers alike. “I just think that dress codes in general at times can be a littl...

Waukee Soccer Then and Now

Waukee Soccer Then and Now

Joshua Nichols, Reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, NEWS, Showcase, SPORTS, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     The Waukee boys soccer team proved a lot with their 2018 Boys Class 3A Soccer state title. They made it to the tournament and were seeded eighth. That meant, in the eight team tournament, that they would square off with top-ranked, West Des Moines Valley. They knocked off the Tigers, 2-1, in overtim...

Renovations

Renovations

Amelia Roberts, Reporter

October 13, 2018


Filed under BLOG, Classes, NEWS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     For the first time in more than 40 years, an Iowa school district is building a second high school. Waukee community school district has planned construction for the new high school building with the expected opening date in 2021. The massive project has captured the attention of most of the st...

What Bugs You?

What Bugs You?

Delaney Deering, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Eww, a cockroach in the hallway! Many students have had gross experiences throughout Waukee High School that have included bugs of different kinds. What repulses students is the fact that there are bugs living in classrooms, locker rooms, staircases and spreading into the hallways. Sophomore He...

Would you Change Waukee?

Would you Change Waukee?

Stephanie Diaz, Reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under BLOG, NEWS, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Several students and teachers at Waukee have different opinions about how Waukee High School could change or if it needs any changes at all. Some teachers do not think there are big things Waukee has to change but still would like to see some improvements. Speech teacher Mrs. Pleggenkuhle stated...

Waukee Golf wins

Waukee Golf wins

Jacob Goyke, Reporter

October 5, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, NEWS, Showcase, Social, SPORTS, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     High school sports can be a gateway to making memories that people will never forget. The Waukee Boys Golf Team, after having a successful day in Marshalltown, were able to come back to Waukee with a State Championship and a memory they will cherish for the rest of their lives. They lead secon...

Homecoming Expectations v. Reality

Homecoming Expectations v. Reality

Stephanie Diaz, Reporter

October 1, 2018


Filed under BLOG, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Homecoming week has just come to an end in Waukee. Waukee had many festivities for homecoming week including; enjoyable dress up days, homecoming pep rallies, the parade, coronation, a football game, and a dance. Many students showed off their school spirit and pride by participating in Spiri...

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