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Calendar Revisions for the 2016-17 School Year check the Calendars page on left hand side

Welcome to Collins-Maxwell Community School District!

The mission of the Collins-Maxwell School District is to prepare responsible individuals for the future through academic and social experiences.

It is the policy of the Collins-Maxwell Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, political party affiliation, or actual or potential parental, family or marital status in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code sections 216.9 and 256.10(2), Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. § 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C.§§ 1681 – 1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).



 
Check out our new Welcoming Flyer celebrating our Past Success and Future Opportunity
 



 
 
 
 
 
 




Collins-Maxwell is excited to begin participation in the Back Pack Program.  This program is sponsored by the Food Bank of Iowa.  Pre-K through 6th grade students that meet the requirements will receive a a bag of food in their back backs on Fridays to take home for the weekend.  The food bank provides some items, but we are hopeful that school groups and community organizations will provide some additional items throughout the year, as well.  If you have any questions or suggestions, please email Kelly Peavey at colkitchen@collins-maxwell.k12.ia.us



 

The Governor’s STEM Council announcing the 10 new STEM BEST awardees and being a part of the Story County Consortium (Ames, Ballard, Collins-Maxwell, Colo-NESCO, Gilbert, Nevada, and Roland-Story School Districts) we were awarded in the  North Central STEM Region.  For more information click on the link. MediaRelease_2016-STEM-BEST-Awardees

 



Parents,

Are you confused when you see your student’s Iowa Assessments Profile Narrative?  Do you know if your student is proficient or not in reading, math and science?

We have created a narrated slideshow to help answer some of your questions about this state test.  We hope this will answer some of your questions and explain the scores generated from these assessments.  If you have any other questions please feel free to talk with your student’s teacher.

CM Iowa Assessment Video

 


Thank you to our yearbook sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors
Allen L. Kockler Co. - Nevada, IA, JKT Constuction - Maxwell, IA, Midwest Insurance Corp. - Maxwell & Collins, IA Exchange State Bank - Collins, IA Grassroots Action Inc. - Maxwell, Meusburger Construction - Maxwell, IA,  Put it On Video - Clive, IA Farmer's Cooperative Co. - Collins, IA Collin's Lions Club - Collins, IA

Gold Sponsors
Olberding Law Office - Nevada, IA  State Bank & Trust Co. - Nevada, IA Fidelity Bank - West Des Moines, IA Story Medical Clinic - Maxwell - Nevada, IA, Center Grove Orchard - Cambridge, IA, Muscular Rehab Clinic -Maxwell, IA, Collins Wellness Center - Collins, IA

Silver Sponsors
Logsdon's Grocery - Maxwell, IA, Toots's Cutting Parlor - Maxwell, IA Community Bank - Nevada, IA Twin Anchors Golf: LawnPro - Colo, IA  Bacon Funeral Home & Crematory - Nevada, IA

Donations
Central Veterinary Services PLC - Melbourne, IA Vetter Equipment - Nevada, IA  Bud's Auto Repair, Inc. - Huxley, IA  McDaniel Insurance - Nevada, IA  Ness Farm Supply - Maxwell, IA  Weirs Insurance - Colo, IA  Nevada Chamber of Commerce - Nevada, IA  Quick's Hardware & Rental - Huxley, IA  Baxter Real Estate Agency - Baxter, Ia  Tamara Ross State Farm Insurance - Nevada, IA  Central Iowa Building Systems, Inc - Nevada, IA  Jordening Law Office, P.C. - Nevada, IA  Barilla America, Inc - Ames, IA

 

 

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Daily Announcements

    March 28, 2017

    Day 143

     

     

    1.  Congrats to the HS Girls Track Athletes on their fine performances last night at Greene County.  No team scores were kept, but here are our top 3 finishers....

    First Place Finishers:

    Shuttle Hurdle:  Sailor Hinegardner, Mary Schabilion, Brianda Bane, Gracie Cheville – 1:15.12

    4x200:  Emily Nation, Trinity Stover, Shasta Moody, Josie Wierson – 1:59.67

    100 Hurdles:  Sailor Hinegardner – 16.96

    400 Hurdles:  Brianda Bane – 1:14.43

    Second Place Finishers

    4x800:  Lauren Ratliff, Ashlee Johnson, Mikayla Houge, Brenna Thomson 11:15.02

    1500:  Lauren Ratliff – 5:28.68

    3000:  Heather Jessen – 12:05.75

    Third Place Finishers:

    4x400:  Gracie Cheville, Abby Husak, Emily Nation, Piper Larson – 4:43.89

     

     

     

    2.  Come out and cheer on the boys soccer team as they open up their season with a scrimmage against Ballard tonight, here in Maxwell at 5 pm.

     

     

     

     

    3. ****MS Girl's Track****

    Shot and disc throwers are to go immediately to the throwing area today to work with Coach Ranck.  See you there!

     

     

     

     

    4. If you are planning to take a DMACC class in the fall please see Mrs. Allen for paperwork.  Paperwork must be completed before you are registered for a course.

     

     

     

    5. Juniors/Seniors:  Prom tickets are on sale in Ms. Robinson's room.  They are $5/person.  You may purchase them before/after school, during lunch or 5th period study hall. 

    Tickets will be on sale until April 18.  

    This year's menu is pork loin or chicken breast with cheesy potatoes, green beans, pasta, salad, and bread. 

    PLEASE indicate your meal choice (pork or chicken) by APRIL 18.  If we do not have a meal choice for you, you will not have a meal. You can let either Ms. Robinson or myself know your choice.  If you are bringing a guest from another school or an underclassmen, please let us know their meal choice too. 

     

     

     

     

    6. StreetSmarts will be the company we will be using for Drivers Education. Gary Smith will still be teaching. The program will run from April 5-May 6 on Wednesday evenings from 6-9pm and Saturday mornings from 9am-noon. Also, there is a mandatory meeting with parents on April 5 starting at 6pm.

    Classes will take place at Collins-Maxwell Middle/High School. Specific room details will be sent out by Mr. Smith after registration is complete.

    Registration is done online at streetsmartsdriversed.com or by calling 515-279-1112.  

  • 1:30 Dismissals on Tuesday (August 23) and Wednesday (August 24).

    Zootopia Under the Stars on Friday, September 9! 

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