Escuela de Inmersión en Español


SBDM Information

Learn more about Maxwell's SBDM.

Next Meeting: November 15, 2016 @ 3:00 (due to Election Day on the 2nd Tuesday)

Previous Meeting: October 11, 2016

Most Recent Approved Minutes: September 13, 2016   Other Meeting Minutes


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Gifted and Talented Parent Information Night

The date of the upcoming PTA meeting and gifted information night has changed! Please join Mrs. Matthews at 5:30 PM on Monday, November 7th for the PTA meeting to receive information about the gifted and talented program at Maxwell.  Topics discussed will include: the identification process, services that are provided, and program goals for students.  Please RSVP to if you plan on attending.

School Pictures

Please return all picture proofs and money by October 28th.  Make-ups are scheduled for November 11th.

Academic Challenge

We will have our first Academic Challenge meeting on Monday, October 31st after school until 3:30pm. Our first practice will be just for students. We will discuss how Academic Challenge will work for this school year. Our first meeting will be in Srta. Montalvo’s room (212). On Monday, November 7th, we will have a brief parent meeting in Srta. Montalvo’s room directly after practice (3:30-3:45pm) to inform parents of the workings of Academic Challenge.


Please be on the lookout for a pledge card announcing the PTA Jump-A-Thon to raise money for our school and our children, beginning on October 24th - 28th.  Rather than sell products or coupons, we are asking parents,family members
and friends to sponsor students to jump during Physical Education class.  There is no minimum or maximum amount to pledge or donate!  ALL STUDENTS WILL PARTICPATE IN JUMP A THON WEEK.

Please help us to fund projects such as, IXL computer based learning and review for math and language arts, beautification projects on the playground and the building, and helping to fund cultural programs for our students!

Make A Pledge and join us for a JUMPING GOOD TIME!

Dia de los Muertos Festival


November 1 the “Night of the Angels”, the Living Arts & Science Center will present the 10th annual Day of the Dead Festival with a participatory celebration at the Living Arts & Science Center as well as at the Old Episcopal Burying Ground at the corner of E. 3rd Street and Elm Tree Lane.  This event is a fun, participatory experience for the entire family. The Day of the Dead Festival is a true community event bringing together individuals, groups, students and teachers from the Latino and non-Latino communities.   Join the celebration and experience the rich visual, musical, dance and culinary traditions of this holiday that is celebrated in Mexico and parts of Central and South America.   The Festival will include live music and dance performances, traditional food, hands-on crafts, art exhibits and a gallery talk by the artists, a candlelight parade, and an exhibition of altars in the Old Episcopal Burying Ground.






Mission Statement

Maxwell Escuela de Inmersión en Español is a learning community committed to: equity, proficiency for all, and Spanish language acquisition empowering  students for success in a global society.

Nuestra Misión

Maxwell Elementary, Escuela de Inmersión en Español, es una comunidad de aprendizaje comprometida con la igualdad, la competencia académica para todos y la adquisición de la lengua española con el fin de que sus alumnos tengan éxito en una sociedad global.


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