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Collins-Maxwell Community School District
Board of Education
Thursday June 20, 2019
6:00 – Regular Board Meeting
Library, Collins-Maxwell Middle School/High School, Maxwell, IA

1. Call to order, roll call, acknowledge quorum.
2. Approve Agenda
3. Welcome Visitors and Public Comment*
4. Information/Discussion
4.1. PBIS Year End Data
4.2. Student Survey Results
4.3. Budget Adjustments Update
4.4. 1 st Reading –New Board Policies 710.5 Meal Donations; 401.13 & 401.13R1 Staff Technology
Use/Social Networking; 401.13a – Acceptable Use Policy; 401.14 Cell Phone Policy
4.5. 1 st Reading – Revisions Board Policy 710.4, 409.1, 409.2, 409.4, 414.1, 414.2, 414.4
5. Action Agenda
5.1. FY18 Audit Presentation
5.2. MS Chromebook Purchase
5.3. Approve Volleyball Systems Quote
5.4. Approve Resolution to Adopt Return-To-Play Protocol
5.5. District Suicide Risk Prevention Protocol
5.6. Approve TLC Positions
5.7. At Risk/Dropout Prevention Plan
5.8. Approval of Equity Coordinator Responsibilities
5.9. Approval of Annual Review of Student Honors, Awards, & Scholarships
5.10. Approval of Annual Review of Career & Technical Education Attendance Center & Course
Enrollment Data.
5.11. Approval of Classroom Accessibility Plan
5.12. Equipment Breakdown Insurance vs Copier Service Agreement
6. Consent Agenda
6.1. Minutes
6.2. Bills for Payment
6.3. Financials
6.4. Personnel/Job Description
6.5. DMACC Observation Contract
7. Board Comments
8. Adjourn
*Visitors who wish to address the Board should be recognized at this time. Due to legal requirements of the public
meeting laws, the Board will take action only on items posted on the agenda. Complaints cannot be about personnel.




Daily Announcements

September 19, 2019

Day 19




Collins-Maxwell Homecoming Itinerary 2019

“We Got The Beat!”

Friday (9/20):

  • WIN time - HS Students can decorate their class hallways during WIN time.

Monday (9/23) - (Follow Regular Schedule):

            Dress Up Day: Meme Monday

               School Events:

  • 10:00ish - Band playing school song in hallways
  • WIN time - HS Students can finish decorating their class hallways during WIN time.

Tuesday (9/24) - (Follow Regular Schedule):

            Dress Up Day: Twin Tuesday

            School Events:

  • Homecoming Breakfast 7:15 AM
  • Homecoming King and Queen Voting during WIN time.

Wednesday (9/25) - (Follow Weds. Schedule):

            Dress Up Day: Decade Day


12th Grade

11th Grade

10th Grade

9th Grade

Middle School

60’s Decade

70’s Decade

80’s Decade

90’s Decade

‘00’s Decade


School Events:

  • Hallway Judging
  • Music during passing times

            Community Sponsored Events:

  • Community Sponsored Bonfire and Chili Supper

Thursday (9/26) - (Regular Schedule):

            Dress Up Day: Class Color Thursday

            School Events:

  • 1st Hour - Hand out Homecoming T-Shirts in Mrs.Sutherland’s room (Call by Grade)
  • Spartan Spirit Night
    • 5:30 PM - Parade Line-Up
    • 6 PM - Parade
    • 6:45 PM - Coronation and Lil Spartans Cheer
    • 7 PM - Powder Puff Football Game


Friday (9/27) - (Regular Schedule):

            Dress Up Day: Spartan Spirit Friday

            School Events:

  • Clean up Hallway Decorations (WIN TIME)
  • HS Tailgate Lunch
  • Pep Rally (8th period)
  • 7PM - Homecoming Football Game

Saturday (9/28):

  • Homecoming Dance 8-11 PM
    • 6.00$ a person; 8.00$ a couple
    • Pictures will be available - see the main office for package prices


For high school students wanting to bring a non-Collins-Maxwell guest to the Homecoming Dance:  The Guest Request form is due tomorrow, Sept. 20




Today’s Activities/Info


Impact staff would like to have a brief meeting Thursday during WIN TIME with any and all current/interested high school volunteers for the Impact after school program to go over expectations and procedures.


Cross Country Meet Sept. 19 @ Dakins Lake Park 4:30


JH Volleyball Sept. 19 @ Grand View Christian 4:30


9th/10th, JV, Varsity Volleyball Sept. 19 @ Maxwell vs Baxter 6:00/6:30/7:15


Remember to wear GOLD tomorrow!


Meetings/Important Events Taking Place:


Poetry writers:  check with Mrs. Staudt about a contest from Appelley Publishing where you can win $500!  They are also giving away random cash prizes ranging from $25-$150 just for entering!



The HS Volleyball team has kicked off their Scratch Cupcake fundraiser.  Orders come in 6 packs and will be delivered frozen on October 24.  There are lots of choices to choose from! We get 40% of all sales so between $6-8 per order.   Let Ms. Dentlinger know if you're interested and haven't been contacted by anyone yet.



Bags Tournament Sept. 20 5:00-7:00


Varsity Football Sept. 20 @ Maxwell vs Baxter 7:00


JH/JV Football Sep. 23 @ GMG 4:30/6:30


Cross Country Sep. 24 @ Lincoln Valley 4:30


Fresh/Soph Volleyball Sept. 26 @ Maxwell vs Meskwaki 6:00


Homecoming Activities Sept. 26

Parade 6:00

Coronation & Lil Spartans Cheer 6:45

Powder puff football 7:00


Homecoming Football Sept. 27 vs. Colo-Nesco 7:00


Homecoming dance Sept. 28 8:00


Counselor Corner:


Interested in Nursing 

Grandview University is having a Nursing Action Days

Friday September 27th 12:30-3:30. 

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