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Collins-Maxwell Community School District
Board of Education
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
6:00 p.m. – Special Meeting & Work Session
Library, Collins-Maxwell MS/HS, Maxwell, IA

6:00 Special Meeting
1. Call to order, roll call, acknowledge quorum.
2. Approve Agenda
3. Approve Auditor RFP
4. Personnel – New Hires/Contracts
5. Adjourn

6:05 Work Session
1. Call to order, roll call, acknowledge quorum
2. Approve Agenda
3. Work Session – Financial Forecast Presentation – Gary Sinclair
4. Adjourn

Board Contact Information

Board Contact Information

Ottie Maxey



Marcus Fricke

Board President


Bryce Caple

Board Vice President


Justin Boege

Board Member


Brad Plunkett

Board Member


Jennifer Gander Waters

Board Member


Lisa Waddell

Board Secretary


Marcus Fricke
611 Rock Creek Drive; Maxwell, IA 50161
Home Phone: 515-321-6625
Term expires 2021

Bryce Caple
33921 Oak Ridge Blvd; Maxwell, IA 50161
Home Phone: 515-387-1270
Term expires 2019

Justin Boege
65736 325th Street; Maxwell, IA 50161
Home phone: 515-387-8565
Term expires 2021

Brad Plunkett
29219 660th Avenue; Maxwell, IA 50161
Home Phone: 515-387-5615
Term expires 2019

Jennifer Waters
14089 N 107th Ave W; Collins, IA 50055
Home Phone: 515-720-8146
Term expires 2019



  • Daily Announcements

    March 26, 2019

    Day 134



    Please dismiss the HS girls track team at 2:05 for a 2:15 leave time.  They are heading to BCLUW for their first outdoor meet of the season.



    Today’s Activities/Info


    Varsity Girls Track meet March 26 @ BCLUW 4:15 – RESCHEDULED FROM YESTERDAY


    Varsity Boys Track meet March 26 @ Nevada 4:30


    Central College Rep will be here Tuesday, March 26th WIN TIME 11:15


    Meetings/Important Events Taking Place:


    All students wanting to attend prom, you will need to be passing all classes and have all detentions made up by Wednesday, April 10.



    FFA Banquet Tuesday, April 9th starting at 6:00pm.




    • April 13th, 2019
    • $5/per person. Paid in Ms. Robinson's room. 
    • Guest forms available from Ms. Robinson (if you picked up an earlier version of the form, make sure you get the new one!) 
    • Tuxedo coupons still available 
    • Check your email as questions for the Grand March were emailed out. If you want a paper copy that can also be picked up in Ms. Robinson's room
    • Make sure you sign up for pictures and tables! 
    • Everything is due on Wednesday April 10th at 3p.m. 
    • You MUST be academically eligible to attend Prom. 
    • We are still looking for tin, soft white Christmas lights, mason jars, soft white sheer fabric 
    • Saturday morning March 30th 9:30a.m. centerpiece decorating for those interested. 


    Jostens is scheduled to come to Collins-Maxwell High School on Thursday, March 28th. He will meet with the Jr Officers at 8:30 am to design next year’s graduation announcements and then deliver the senior items from 9 – 9:30 am



    Have any sports equipment, cleats, etc. that your children have outgrown?  There is a box in the middle/high school office for donations. 



    Varsity Boys Soccer March 30 @ Newton 9:00


    Varsity Girls and Boys Track April 2 @ Grundy Center 4:30


    Varsity Boys soccer April 2 @ Ballard 6:00


    Varsity Boys soccer April 4 @ Grandview Christian 4:30


    Varsity Girls soccer April 4 @ Maxwell vs. Gilbert 5:30


    Varsity Girls Track April 5 @ Ballard 4:30


    Varsity Boys Track April 5 @ Baxter 4:30


    Varsity Boys soccer April 5 @ North Polk 5:30


    Counselor Corner:


    Attention Seniors:

    Upcoming scholarships dues:

    Schakelford Scholarship Deadline: Friday, April 12th @ 3:00p.m

    Mothers Club Scholarship Deadline: April 18, 2019 at 3:30 pm

    We are now accepting applications for the 2019 Brian Pearson Memorial Scholarship. This is a scholarship in honor of former Iowa State University basketball player Brian Pearson, who died of brain cancer in the fall of 1997. We have been awarding this scholarship since 1998. This scholarship is awarded to one male and one female each year. Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors for the 2018-2019 school year who have previously participated in any Iowa Games events (Summer Iowa Games, Winter Iowa Games, Iowa Games Net Fest).

    Applications are due by April 8, 2019. For more information about the scholarship and to view the application, please click here: Brian Pearson Memorial Scholarship

    All scholarships are updated on counselor website

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