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

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 23, 2017

    Day 141

     

     

    1.  MS Girls/Boys Track: Informational/Parent Meeting!  Thursday, March 23rd, 5:30-6:00 p.m. in Maxwell!  Plan on attending with your parents.  Boys will be in commons, Girls will be in the lunchroom!  The meeting is at 5:30 pm, I think there was some confusion as to whether it started at 5 pm. 

     

     

     

    2. 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.

     

     

     

    3. A representative from Ellsworth Community College will be here Thursday at 11am.  See Mrs. Allen if interested.

     

     

     

    4. The Speech Club will be having their end of season pizza party this Thursday, March 23rd during Lunch in Mr. Smith's room.

     

     

    5. After Prom 2017 Can & Bottle Drive, March 25th 9:00a - 12:00p.

    Save your cans! After Prom can drive Saturday, March 25th 9 a.m. - noon at the bus barn. Or let us know if you'd like someone to pick up your donation. Thanks!!
     
    Seniors & parents - Clean-up day at Larry & Kathy French's, 408 Ashford St, Maxwell Sunday, March 26th at 1:30 p.m. We will be helping theMaxwell Fire Dept. with odd jobs around French's yard. Please dress accordingly. This is in return for a very nice donation to After Prom. Please come & help. Thanks!

     

     

     

    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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