Like most school districts, Waukee Community School District charges fees for some programs and services to recover expenses. For example, the textbook fee is used to offset the cost of various curriculum materials for each student. This page contains a listing of all student fees, food service prices, and child care prices for the school year.

District Fees

How to Pay Fees Through PowerSchool 

Pre-School Textbook Rental: $0

Full-Day Kindergarten Textbook Rental: $50

Grades 1-5 Textbook Rental: $60

Grades 6-9 Textbook Rental: $70

Grades 10-12 Textbook Rental: $80

3-year-old Community Preschool  4 days a week: $220/mo

Parking Sticker: $25

Student Transcript Fee: $5

Replacement Parking Sticker: $10

Replacement for lost or damaged ID: $10

Insufficient Check Charge*: $7

*Subject to change based on current overdraft charges from the bank

FINES

Failure to Display Parking Sticker: $25

Unauthorized Parking: $25

Lost or Damaged Lock: $8

Improper Usage of Handicapped Parking: $100

Lost or Damaged Flash Drive: $10

Book Rebinding/Damage: Actual Cost

Lost Book or Paperback Book: Original Cost

Technology Damage/Replacement: Actual Cost

ACTIVITY PASS

Grades K-5:  N/A

Grades 6-8:  N/A

Grades 9-12: $70

Family Pass*: $285

*Includes two-parent WCSD passes, one K-8 student WCSD pass, and two 9-12 student activity tickets. Additional student activity passes should be purchased at $70.00 each.

CLASS DUES

Freshman: N/A

Sophomore: $10

Junior: $10

Senior: $20

TRANSPORTATION

Busing and applicable fees are determined by your primary home address. Distance to and from school is determined by Durham School Services GPS routing system.

Elementary (Grades K-5) less than 1 mile from the school:

  • Round trip per child: $330 per year
  • One-way trip per child: $165 per year
  • No charge if more than 1 mile from the school

Secondary (Grades 6-12) less than 2 miles from the school:

  • Round trip per child: $330 per year
  • One-way trip per child: $165 per year
  • No charge if more than 2 miles from the school

YEARBOOK

Elementary: N/A

Middle School: $20

Prairieview: $30

Timberline: $32

High School: $60


Nutrition Fees

Breakfast and lunch student meals will be free of charge during the 2021-22 school year.

Breakfast for 2021-2022

Grades K-5 Free
Grades 6-8 Free
Grades 9-12 Free
Student 2nd Breakfast $2.30
Adult $2.30
Milk $.50

Lunch for 2021-2022

Grades K-5 Free
Grades 6-8 Free
Grades 9-12 Free
Student 2nd Lunch $3.90
Adult $3.90
Milk $.50
Extra Entrée $2.70

Child Care Fees

WEE CARE 

A $50.00 non-refundable fee per family is due at the time of enrollment in Wee Warriors. This fee will secure a child’s spot and will be deducted from the first month’s tuition.

Infants: $245 per week

2-year-olds: $225 per week

3-year-olds: $210 per week

4-year-olds: $210 per week

5-year-olds: $210 per week

BEYOND THE BELL & YMCA BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL

Registration Fee: $25 per child

First Child: $320 per month

Second Child: $305 per month

Third Child: $275 per month

Free/Reduced Rates: $80 per month

BEYOND THE BELL & YMCA BEFORE SCHOOL ONLY OR AFTER SCHOOL ONLY

Registration fee: $25 per child

First Child: $250 per month

Second Child: $235 per month

Third Child: $200 per month

Free and Reduced Rates: $65 per month

BEYOND THE BELL SUMMER – Registration opened March 22, 2021

Each Child: $160 per week

Free/Reduced Rates: $40 per week

Summer Billing Dates and Deadlines

OTHER FEES

Late Payment: $25 per occurrence, per child

Late Pick-Up (per minute is after initial grace time period): $20 plus $1 per additional minute

No Show (if enrolled): $25 per child

**Full fee waiver for district Beyond the Bell staff children.