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What is Waukee APEX?

Through a collaboration of education, business, and the community, Waukee APEX develops highly skilled, adaptable, global innovators and leaders. Waukee APEX draws on the expertise of business partners to bring the real-world application into the high school experience.

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Economic Sectors

Industries that are kickstarting our lifelong passion
  • Bioscience & Value Added Agriculture

    Students will focus on projects that explore global food systems, animal agriculture and veterinary science.

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  • Business, Technology & Communication

    Students will be immersed in professional environments where technology is utilized to design products and solve business problems.

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  • Engineering

    Students will begin to explore the vast array of careers available in the field of engineering while developing the professional and technical skills.

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  • Financial & Insurance

    Students will begin their journey in becoming members of the financial and insurance services community.

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  • Human Services

    Students with a passion for health, wellness and education will experience an innovative approach the human services industry.

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Business Partners

Involvement

Be as hands-on as your workload allows. Our staff and students are flexible to work according to your schedule and goals.

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Benefits for Your Business

Have a task that you haven't been able to get around to? A seasonal project? Save time by letting our students do the work!

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Interested in partnering with APEX or want more information to see if it's the right fit for your business? Feel free to contact us.

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A day in the life...

Nathan Sanders

Economic Sector: Human Services
Partner Business: YMCA

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Greg Kinser

Economic Sector: Business, Technology, & Communication
Partner Business: Performance Marketing

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Ashtyn Fiala

Economic Sector: Business, Technology, & Communication
Partner Business: DLR Group

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Take a look at
an APEX semester

APEX classes are anything but ordinary. Students gain valuable real-world experiences while giving back to their community through project work and collaboration with local businesses.

Join us in a walkthrough of a typical semester