• Collins-Maxwell MS - HS: 515-387-1115 | Collins-Maxwell Elementary: 641-385-2446

Welcome to Collins-Maxwell Community School District!

The mission of the Collins-Maxwell School District is to prepare responsible individuals for the future through academic and social experiences.

The Collins-Maxwell Community School District offers career and technical programs in the following areas: Agricultural, Food, and Natural Resources • Applied Science, Technology, Engineering, and Manufacturing  • Business, Finance, Marketing, and Management • Health Science • Human Services 

It is the policy of the Collins-Maxwell Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its education programs and its employment practices.  There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district’s Equity Coordinator, Chad Grandon, Elementary Principal, 416 4th Ave,Collins, Iowa 50055 641-385-2446, cgrandon@collins-maxwell.k12.ia.us.



COVID-19 School info

Return to Learn Survey 2020

Return to LearnManual 20/21









 Information about Collins-Maxwell Video


Revised District Calendar for 2020-2021 School Year 


2020-2021 Student Course Book

Bid Sheet information in PDF format




Are you confused when you see your student’s Iowa Assessments Profile Narrative?  Do you know if your student is proficient or not in reading, math and science?

We have created a narrated slideshow to help answer some of your questions about this state test.  We hope this will answer some of your questions and explain the scores generated from these assessments.  If you have any other questions please feel free to talk with your student’s teacher.

CM Iowa Assessment Video





  • Announcements

    September 17th, 2020

    Click here for the September newsletter



    SEPTEMBER 20th         -         SEPTEMBER 26th  

    Please join the high school student council in showing everyone that our spirit is…


     Homecoming Apparel is AVAILABLE UNTIL the 18th of September!

    Pick up your order form in the office and turn it in by this Friday (September 18th)!

    Dress Up Days: 

    Monday:                Tuesday:                      Wednesday:       Thursday:               Friday: 

    Black Hole Day   Blast to the Past!       Alien Day            Class Color Day     Spartan Spirit Day

    Homecoming Events: 


    “Spartans Under the Stars”

    Who: High School 

    What: Outdoor Viewing of the Movie Zathura

    Where: Collins-Maxwell Football Field 

    When: Sunday, September 20th @ 7:00 PM! Show starts when the sun goes down!

    Cost: 5.00$ per student 



    Class Hallway Judging

    Who: High School Student Body 

    What: Decorating The High School Hallways

    Where: Collins-Maxwell High School/ Middle School 

    When: Tuesday, September 22nd @ 12:00 PM!


    “PowderPuff” Football Game 

    Who: Collins and Maxwell Communities 

    What: PowderPuff Football Game

    Where: Collins-Maxwell Football Field 

    When: Tuesday, September 22nd @ 6:00 PM! 



    Homecoming King and Queen Vote

    Who: High School Student Body 

    What: Elections for King and Queen 

    Where: Collins-Maxwell High School/ Middle School 

    When: Wednesday, September 23rd @ the beginning of 5th period!



    Homecoming Lunch

    Who: High School Student Body 

    What: Homecoming Lunch

    Where: Collins-Maxwell High School/ Middle School 

    When: Friday, September 25th @ First and Second High School Lunches! 


    Homecoming Trivia Competition 

    Who: High School Student Body 

    What: Trivia Competition 

    Where: Collins- Maxwell High School/ Middle School 

    When: Friday, September 25th @ the end of the day! 


    Presentation of Class Floats

    Who: Collins-Maxwell Student Body 

    What: Staged Floats 

    Where: Collins-Maxwell Football Field 

    When: Friday, September 25th @ the football game! 


    Coronation Ceremony

    Who: Collins and Maxwell Communities

    What: Coronation Ceremony 

    Where: Maxwell Football Field 

    When: Friday, September 25th @ halftime! 


    2019-2020 yearbooks are in! Please see Mrs. Coffelt to get yours or if you would like to purchase one.


    You can pick up Homecoming t-shirt order forms in the office! 


    PBIS is doing a Spartan Hashtag Contest. We want to get student ideas for a hashtag to use throughout the various social media accounts we have promoting the positive things we do as a school.  This hashtag will be used to connect these different pages together and allow information to be easily accessible. Please make sure your suggestions are kept school appropriate and focused on a positive message. 


    # Contest


    The Class of 2022 has teamed up with Sweet Oaks BakeShoppe to offer cookie grams for Homecoming week! You can get a half dozen cookies for $5! Order forms can be found in the office and can also be returned there with your money. Orders are due by Friday, September 18th and cookies will be delivered on Thursday, September 24th. 


    Drivers Ed class is available through Street Smarts. All class portions will be online and driving is still being held in person.


    IMPACT started Wednesday 9/9 after school in the art room. Registration forms will be available in the office for pick. Masks are required. 


    Collins-Maxwell Guidelines for Fall Events

    Upcoming Athletic Events

    To see all upcoming athletic events and any changes go to:





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