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Maxwell Community Garden!

Check out some of our Maxwell students who have been working with Ms. Olsen and Ms. Gunderson from Denver Urban Gardens all summer long! Our students learn about growing food, and healthy food choices – way to go Dolphins!  


Read Across America!

Maxwell celebrated Read Across America Day as our annual celebration of the love of reading and learning. The day started off with a powerful message from an inspirational speaker, author, and leader from the Montbello community. Anthony “Greatness” Cotton attended Maxwell Elementary in 3rd grade, and is now a proud father and author of the […]


Student Council – Advocacy and Action!

This year, Maxwell’s student council has been hard at work improving the school! Each class from grades 2-5 voted on a class representative. Student Council members have met throughout the year, planning things from Spirit Week back in December, to the upcoming Talent Show that will be held in May. Student Council has advocated for […]


Google Expeditions!

Maxwell students engaged in fun, joyful learning with Google Expeditions lessons! The team from Google, and our very own Mrs. Barela guided students to learn in virtual reality! Students found dinosaurs, animals, and historical figures in the hands-on expedition!  


Back to School Night!

Back to School Night is coming up! We will have our annual barbecue and Back to School night on Thursday, August 24th from 5-7PM. We hope to see you there!


First Day of School!

Welcome Back! Our first day will be Monday, August 21st!


Join us for Literacy Night!

Come to Literacy Night this coming Wednesday, 2/15/17! Our book fair will be open from 4:30-5:30, and teachers will be sharing strategies for supporting students in reading and writing, from 5:50-6:30. We’ll have snacks and lots of activities you can do with your student at home to improve their reading!


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!