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NAWIC Block Kids Event!!!

The NAWIC Block Kids event will be held at Maxwell Elementary on Friday, February 6, 2015 from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.   Registration is now closed.  We are very excited!  Over 70 Maxwell students are registered for the event! To see a brochure on this event, click here. For more information about NAWIC, click here.  

We look forward to seeing the participants and their families on February 6th!  Go Maxwell!  Read today's Herald-Leader story on this event!

Nominating Committee needed!

Welcome to 2015 Maxwell family!  The school year is going fast and before we know it Spring will be here!  We are currently in the process of seeking out a Nominating committee which the Board will appoint to elect the 2015-16 Maxwell PTA officers.

Vacancies at this time include:  President, Treasurer and Membership VP

If you or someone you know would like to help us keep this great PTA going into the future, please submit your name at ptamaxwell@gmail.com so the Board may consider you for the Nominating Committee.  Elections are at the May General Membership meeting (tba).  As always - thanks for your support of Maxwell Elementary PTA!

Maxwell's Lost IS Found!

Lost and Found tip - As the temperatures drop more and more coats and ending up in the Lost and Found bin. PTA looks through them to check for names so the items may be returned to their owners. I know our worlds are already busy, but taking a moment to mark your child's coat, lunchbox and other personal items could ensure they are not donated or gone forever! Thanks parents!

Maxwell Elementary PTA Lost & Found collection dates for 2015 will be coming out soon.  The Lost & Found bin is located at the back of the school under the PTA Bulletin board.  For those of you who are interested, Maxwell Elementary PTA donates the items not claimed by students to the Lexington Woman's Club.  The Lexington Woman's Club provides gently used clothing to more than 1,000 Fayette County school children annually.  For more information on claiming, collecting and donating items, contact ptamaxwell@gmail.com.

Congratulations Reflections District Winners!

 

Congratulations to the following Maxwell students for their accomplishments in the PTA Reflections art competition!

We are so proud of their creativity and dedication.

A big thank you to the students who entered the competition and to their supportive parents, families and teachers.  To see the winners, click here.

Welcome to Maxwell PTA!

Thanks to all of the new members who have made us nearly 190 strong!  You may always email us with any questions you may have at ptamaxwell@gmail.com.

Print out the Membership form and bring to Maxwell or send in your child's backpack.  Your child's homeroom teacher will make sure it gets to PTA.  You may also sign up here.  

We'd love to have you join us at Maxwell Elementary PTA!  There is something for everyone no matter how much time you have!

You may go to our Volunteer tab for more complete information about volunteering with Maxwell Elementary PTA.

Please complete the background check to volunteer:  https://webapps.fcps.net/volunteer/

**Background checks are good for four (4) years.  If you have completed a background check in the last four years, it is not necessary to complete one at this time.  

Raz-Kids and IXl!

 

The award-winning website where K-5 students go to read — anytime, anywhere!

 

If you haven't received your password email your childs teacher!

IXL Online Math & Language Arts Practice Program from IXL Learning, a leader in online practice for grades K-12

 

Have questions? Email us today!

Volunteer Now!

Don't think you have time for PTA? Read the PTA Myths section to see why one idea can make a world of difference to our kids!  If you would like to volunteer, print and complete the Volunteer Intake form here and return it to Maxwell with your child.  

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Breaking news! Maxwell Elementary

Maxwell students groom next wave of gardeners! CLICK HERE for Fayette County Public Schools article!

Maxwell students on WLEX 18 news! SEE VIDEO NOW!

ADIOS HUNGER!

Thank you Maxwell for helping us say Adios Hunger!  Maxwell students collected 335.5 total pounds of food to feed Lexington families.  Here's how the classes finished!

Kindergarten 47
1st grade 65
2nd grade 60
3rd grade 51
4th grade 47.5
5th grade 65

 

 

 

 

 

As promised a special surprise will be announced shortly for the winning grade levels!

God's Pantry Kids Can Fight Hunger