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Get in the Zone: New Parking Policies Underway

A view of the stadium-facing lot, prime real estate for students looking to park.
May 8, 2014

The future holds a plethora of unknowns and surprises. When it boils down to what students should expect in the upcoming 2014-2015 school year here at Waukee, there is one specific potential update of...

Honorable Induction

Adam Werley, the adviser for Waukee NHS, speaks at the induction ceremony on April 30th, 2014.
May 1, 2014

After a long and arduous process, the Waukee chapter of the National Honor Society finally selected its members for the 2014-2015 school year. As the seniors approached their final days of school, it became...

Show Choir’s Undefeatable Glory

Show Choir's Undefeatable Glory
March 10, 2014

After winning ten grand championships in a row, Waukee’s Millennium show choir topped off their season this past Saturday at the SE Polk High School Invite. They won both Grand Champion and Best Vocals. The...

Pinewood Overcoat Plays House of Bricks

Peter Lemken and Ian Bassett on stage at House of Bricks playing the first song of their set.
March 10, 2014

Pinewood Overcoat, a band from right here at Waukee High school rocked their performance on Sunday, January 12th at the House of Bricks in Des Moines. The two band members, Ian Basset and Peter Lemken,...

Buy a Doughnut, Save a Life

Buy a Doughnut, Save a Life
March 10, 2014

No, it won’t benefit your health; no, you won’t live longer; no, you aren’t guaranteed a better quality of life. But yes, you can save one life: The life of Waukee High School’s newspaper, the...

Jazz 1- A rampage of sound

March 7, 2014

Waukee’s Jazz I swept the 2013-2014 season. The group placed first in all of the competitions, except at Simpson where they placed second. Jazz I, directed by Wayne Page, practiced hard since summertime....

The Working Class of Waukee

February 21, 2014

There comes a time in everyone’s life when they will get a job. Some go straight from high school to the workforce, others go to college before getting one. So why get a job during high school? Why waste...

Entrepreneurs Among Us

February 21, 2014

Entrepreneurs are as American as apple pie. From the beginning of our nation, entrepreneurs have risked much for a shot at success. Keeping with this noble tradition, two Waukee students have taken initiative...

Traffic Around the School

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February 20, 2014

The hallways at Waukee have always been crowded. To say that this year though, majorly understates the issue. With the large number of sophomores now attending  the high school, the hallways can be very...

Selective Enforcement

February 16, 2014

Staff members at Waukee High School are required to uphold the school policies written in the handbook. However, many students have noticed the selective enforcement of these policies, meaning the teachers...

Winter Formal, More than Just a Dance.

February 7, 2014

  This year’s winter formal dance came and went very quickly. After talking to many of the students in attendance at the dance, it lived up to the all the hype. The annual winter formal is an...

The Dreadful. The Infamous. The ACT.

February 7, 2014

Unfortunately, the time must come where practically all prospective college students have to take the ACT. The ACT is a standardized college admissions test. Colleges use it as a basis for student’s...

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