Category Archives: News

ELA/DAC Meetings with the Superintendent

ENGLISH  Engage in an interesting conversation with Superintendent Tom Boasberg, school authorities, and other DPS parents and community members at the Superintendent Parent Forum/ELA DAC!     TOPIC:                 College and Career Ready: New Graduation Requirements + Bond and Mill Levy   ATTENDEES: Superintendent, school authorities, DPS parents/ legal guardians, and community members   SPECIAL […]


Veterans Honored

On November 11, Maxwell honored our Veterans. Students performed songs and had opportunities to high five and talk with these amazing men and women who fought for our country. Later the student council announced a drive to give current military the supplies they need for the holidays.


Literacy Night! An awesome partnership of parents and teachers!

Last week, we had over 100 Maxwell families join us for Literacy Nights! Wednesday, 10/19/2016, we had K-2 families join teachers and learn strategies to support our students with reading and writing at home. Thursday, 10/20/2016, our 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade parents came, and partnered with teachers to learn tips and tools to ensure […]


Superintendent Parent Forum

Mrs. Cazarez, Maxwell’s parent liaison, and many Maxwell parents joined superintendent Tom Boasberg for the Superintendent’s Parent Forum in September. Click here to see the video recording of the parent forum!


Back to School Night! September 1st!

Welcome back to another awesome year at Maxwell! We will have our Back to School BBQ and Back to School Night on Thursday, September 1st. Barbecue: 5PM-6PM Back to School Night: 6PM-7PM Come to speak with your child’s teachers, meet the team, and make new friends! Free food and drink will be provided!


Rock That Test!

Last month, our 3rd, 4th and 5th graders worked hard to show what they know on the  CMAS (Colorado Measures of Academic Success) assessment. Students showed their work, tried their best, and got pumped up by “Rock That Test!”


Spring Open House!

  We held our Spring Open House yesterday, 4/6/16, and it was an amazing success! We had over 200 students’ families join us for our annual Spring Open House. It was amazing seeing the Maxwell community connecting about academics, summer learning, and other amazing events and clubs at Maxwell – way to go! As a reminder, […]


Read Across America Day!

Maxwell celebrated Read Across America Day as our annual celebration of the love of reading and learning. The day started off with a very special performance from Seussical The Musical from our teachers. We then had our entire school “Read, Baby, Read!” as students, teachers, and staff lined the hallways and get lost in their books! At […]


Maxwell’s Movie Night and Fundraiser!

  Thursday, February 4th, Maxwell hosted Movie Night and a parent fundraiser. What a success the night was! We had 115 families participate in the fundraiser, and we raised enough funds to send our students on 10 more field trips this year! Our students enjoyed the movie night, presented by student council, and loved laughing […]


Free Books! Come to Winter Literacy Night!

  Join our Winter Literacy Night! Wednesday from 4:30-5:30, we will have our winter literacy night at Maxwell. We hope all families can attend. Families arriving between 4:30 and 4:40 will get one free book per Maxwell student!