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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

Student Learning Goals

Core of Content Knowledge

  • Acquires and integrates basic skills and knowledge in core curriculum areas: math, science, language arts, social studies and technology
  • Demonstrates real-life applications of basic skills and knowledge

 

Communication Skills

  • Skilled in reading, writing, speaking and listening
  • Communicates in a clear, precise manner
  • Uses a variety of methods to communicate (verbal, nonverbal, electronic, musical and artistic) for a variety of purposes
  • Adapts techniques to meet needs of diverse audiences
  • Gathers, processes, and responds to information for a variety of purposes

 

Collaborative Worker

  • Uses effective leadership and teamwork skills
  • Develops and manages interpersonal relationships
  • Performs well in culturally and organizationally diverse settings
  • Knows and uses conflict resolution techniques
  • Identifies whether a situation, task, or problem needs an individual or collaborative plan of action

 

Personal Growth & Well-Being

  • Demonstrates personal wellness practices
  • Develops personal creativity and character traits: trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, citizenship
  • Demonstrates lifelong learning
  • Makes responsible life-style decisions and assumes responsibility for his/her actions
  • Explores career opportunities and maintains professionalism in the workplace
  • Explores and responds to the arts

 

Thinking, Reasoning, & Problem Solving

  • Uses a variety of researching techniques, including technology, as a means to: identify, access, integrate and process information
  • Solves complex problems in a variety of contexts
  • Recognizes and connects to prior knowledge
  • Organizes information

 

Citizenship & Social Responsibility

  • Analyzes and understands economic, social and political systems
  • Demonstrates respect for self and for the diversity of others
  • Sets priorities and achieves goals
  • Examines options, monitors and evaluates his/her progress

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Daily Announcements

    March 26, 2019

    Day 134

     

    ***NEW ADDITIONS TO THE ANNOUCEMENTS***

    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.

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    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.

     

     

    PROM INFO 

    • 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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