Good luck to Jett at State Speech today! Go Wildcats!
The Hershey-St Pats High School Track Meet for this Saturday, March 23rd has been cancelled.
Good luck to the Maxwell Music students traveling to Paxton today. Go Wildcats!
Maxwell athletes, Lift-a-thon donations are due by the end of next week.
Good luck to the Maxwell Speech Team today as they compete at districts in North Platte! Go Wildcats!
The Maxwell Junior/Senior prom grand march will take place on March 16th, at 6:30 PM. Please enter through the West activity doors. All patrons are invited to bring a non-perishable food item for the Maxwell FCCLA/Student Council backpack program. Items include individual mac and cheese cups, single serve soups, fruit cup and more. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Ryker or Mrs. Lucas at the school.
The District Speech Meet has been postponed to Saturday, March 16th at North Platte High School.
Congratulations to the 2019 candidates for prom king and queen. Brenner Ewing, Blayden Gilbert, Brett Riggs, Victoria Alloway, Halee McDonald and Madison Merritt
10:00am late start tomorrow (3/14) due to weather conditions. No breakfast will be served. Buses will run accordingly.
Tomorrow (3/13) is a 10:00am start for students.
Prom Announcement: Just a reminder out of town date forms must be completed and turned into the office by this Wednesday, March 13th.
We are selling the extra Maxwell Wrestling State Dual shirts. They will be $12 a shirt. There are 3 smalls, 2 mediums, and 3 extra larges. First come, first serve.
Reminder today is a noon dismissal for students. Parent Teacher Conferences are today from 4:00pm-8:00pm and tomorrow from 8:00am-12:00pm.
Maxwell will have a 10:00am late start on Monday, March 4th due to extreme cold temperatures. Buses will run accordingly and no breakfast will be served.
Juniors and seniors - prom meal tickets may be purchased in the office. Cost is $10. Deadline is Monday, March 4th. Out of town date forms are also available in the office.
Good luck to the Quiz Bowl Team today at the Gothenburg Invite. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the Maxwell Quiz Bowl Team at the Southwest Invite today. Go Wildcats!
Reminder the National Honor Society Blood Drive is today from 10:00am-4:00pm in the old gym.
The Maxwell FCA would like to invite all students grade 7-12 to join us at for the Todd Becker Brand New Day Tour Wednesday 2/27 at 7:00pm at North Platte High School. FCA also invites you to enjoy a Free Meal prior to the presentation at 5:30pm at the North Platte Berean Church.
Spirit Squad tryouts are right around the corner! If you're interested in being a Maxwell Spirit Squad Member pick up a tryout packet from Gina and Mrs. Browers, then attend the mandatory tryout meeting on March 4 for more information. Go Wildcats!
Results from boys subdistrict basketball: Maxwell 38 Paxton 61
Maxwell School will have a 10:00 am late start tomorrow (2/20). Buses will run accordingly. No breakfast will be served.
Good luck to the Maxwell Boys Basketball Team vs Paxton in subdistricts tonight at 6:30 pm central time. Game is located at Prairie View School in Ogallala. Go Wildcats!
Results from boys subdistrict basketball: Maxwell 58 Minatare 30.
Congratulations to Jett Simpson on his 4th place finish in Extemporaneous Speaking at the speech meet in Ogallala on Saturday.
Good luck to the Maxwell Boys Basketball Team in subdistricts in Ogallala tonight starting at 7:30 pm central time. Game is located at Prairie View School. Go Wildcats!
Update from State Wrestling: Maxwell finished 12th as a team. Congratulations to Brett Riggs on his 3rd place finish and Derek Gibson on his 4th place finish. Go Wildcats!
Day 1 of the State Wrestling Tournament in the books. Congratulations to Brett Riggs for advancing to the semifinals tomorrow night. The other five Maxwell Wrestlers will continue to wrestle tomorrow morning. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the Maxwell Wrestlers competing at State Wrestling. Go Wildcats!
Maxwell FCCLA members made it on the front page of the Telegraph! All the members of the FCCLA team have put in a lot of work to prepare for State FCCLA that takes place in April. Here's the link if you would like to read the article https://bit.ly/2Svq5ep. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the Speech Team at RPAC Speech in Bartley today! Go Wildcats!
Results from girls subdistrict basketball: Maxwell 35 Southern Valley 52
Good luck to the girls basketball team in the subdistrict game at Cozad tonight at 7:00 pm. Go Wildcats!
Reminder to 9th grade students: fundraiser orders and payments are due tomorrow.
Updates from the weekend activities: Speech in North Platte. Superior Novice Informative- Piper Cudzilo Superior Novice Poetry- Jett Simpson 6th Place Novice Entertainment- Kaycee Boltz Good Job Wildcat Speech!
No school today (2/11) due to weather conditions.
The Maxwell girls subdistrict basketball game is still on for tonight at 7:00 pm in Cozad vs Southern Valley at this point. We will update you ASAP if this changes. Go Wildcats!
Due to weather conditions Maxwell School will have a 10:00 am late start this morning. Buses will run accordingly.
District Wrestling update: The Maxwell Wrestling Team has Brett Riggs and Derek Gibson locked in to the state tournament and 9 other wrestlers in the heartbreak round where if they win they’re in and if they lose they’re out. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the Wrestling Team on day 2 of districts and to the Speech Team at the North Platte High Invite. Go Wildcats!
The Maxwell Wildcats Wrestling Team is in 2nd place after day 1. We have 6 wrestlers in the semis. All 14 entered survived the first day and will wrestle tomorrow starting at 10:00 am. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the Maxwell Wrestling Team as they travel to district wrestling in Sutherland today and tomorrow! Go Wildcats!
Basketball results from Medicine Valley: Girls- Maxwell 42 Medicine Valley 24. Boys- Maxwell 42 Medicine Valley 26. Good job Wildcats!
The Maxwell Wrestling Team will be competing in the District Wrestling Meet at Sutherland Friday (2/8) starting at 3:00 pm and Saturday (2/9) starting at 10:00 am. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the basketball teams hosting Medicine Valley tonight. Just a reminder there will be no JV girls or boys. Girls varsity will start at 5:30 pm. Boys varsity to follow. Go Wildcats!
Basketball vs Medicine Valley tomorrow (2/7): There will be no JV games. Girls varsity starting time has been moved up to 5:30 pm. Boys varsity to follow. Also, tomorrow is senior parent night. We will celebrate the seniors and their parents prior to warm ups of both games. Please help spread the word! Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the junior high basketball teams traveling to Callaway to take on South Loup. Both girls and boys play at the same time starting at 1:00 pm. Go Wildcats!
Basketball results tonight at Sutherland: Girls- Maxwell 41 Sutherland 36. Boys- Maxwell 43 Sutherland 48.
Tomorrow (2/6) is a 10:00AM late start for students.
Junior High basketball in Callaway (South Loup) tomorrow 2/6: The girls and boys will be playing at the same time starting at 1:00 pm.
Basketball tonight in Sutherland: There will be 2 quarters of girls JV and boys JV. The girls will start at 4:00 pm. Boys JV will start around 4:30 pm. Girls and boys varsity to follow. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the speech team on your results from Gothenburg Saturday: Superior Novice Extemp- Jett Simpson 6th Novice Entertainment- Kaycee Boltz 6th Novice Humorous- Jamie Tobey 6th Novice Duet- Jamie Tobey and Breanna Francescato 6th Novice OID- Josh Nila, Rachel Vedder, Emily Miller, Joree Cumming, Breanna Francescato 4th Novice Duet- Jordan Miller and Kaitlyn Miller Maxwell is 2nd Place in Small School Sweepstakes!
Just as a reminder anyone who had their Google Calendar synced to the old website must go to the new website or download the new app to find correct dates and times. Anything linked from the old website or app is incorrect. You can find this in the activities or events sections.
Wrestling State Duals update: #8 Maxwell lost to #1 Plainview 24-56. The Wildcats will wrestle #4 Amherst at 12:00 pm at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds. Go Wildcats!
There’s no room for me to park by the front so I am located in the lot to the north or the entrance next to the white fence in a white Buick Encore with the back hatch open I’ll be here till 8:45am.
Reminder if you ordered a State Duals shirt you can pick them out front of the Buffalo County Fairgrounds building this morning from 8:30-8:45 am. They are 18$. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the Speech Team in Gothenburg and to the Wrestling Team competing at State Duals in Kearney! Go Wildcats!
Basketball at Wallace results: Girls- Maxwell 57 Wallace 30. Boys- Maxwell 49 Wallace 45. Great job tonight Wildcats!
State Wrestling Dual Shirt Update: The shirts will be finished today by 4:00pm. The shirts are $18.00 each. You can pick up your order out front of the Buffalo County Fairgrounds Building from 8:30-8:45 am tomorrow morning in Kearney or Monday at the school.
Good luck to the basketball teams at Wallace tonight. Girls JV will play 3 quarters starting at 4:00 pm. Boys JV will play 2 quarters immediately following the girls JV. Girls and boys varsity to follow. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the JH basketball teams hosting Eustis-Farnam/Elwood today. Girls A game starts at 1:00 pm. Boys A and B to follow.
Tonight’s basketball results at Perkins County: Girls- Maxwell 40 Perkins County 38 Boys- Maxwell 41 Perkins County 54
If you haven't downloaded the new Maxwell Public Schools app make sure you do so! Go to your app store and search "Maxwell Public Schools, NE". The new app has a black background with an orange Powercat.
If you would like to order a long sleeve state dual wrestling shirt call the school or email email@example.com and get your orders in before 2:00 pm today! Prices of the shirts have not been finalized, will depend on how many we order and sizes. Approximately $18.
Congratulations to the Maxwell Wrestling Team on qualifying for the State Dual Tournament! Your Wildcats will dual Plainview this Saturday (2/2) in Kearney at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds at 9:00 am. Go Wildcats!
Attention junior high basketball parents: There will be no girls B game today so the junior high boys A game will start early.
Good luck to the junior high girls and boys basketball teams today vs Medicine Valley. Girls will start at 1:00 pm, boys to follow.
Basketball at Perkins County Tuesday 1/29, there will be NO boys or girls JV games. Varsity girls will start at 6:15 pm central time, varsity boys to follow.
Congratulations to the high school wrestling team on their 2nd place finish at the Irish Invite. 1st place winners were Brett Riggs (145) and Derek Gibson (160). 2nd place was Jacob Gholson (126). Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the speech team on your results at the CNFL Speech Meet Grand Island Saturday: Superior, Novice Persuasive- Bailey Manka 8th Novice Poetry and 7th Novice Extemp- Jett Simpson 7th Novice OID- Josh Nila, Emily Miller, Rachel Vedder, Jamie Tobey and Joree Cumming 5th Novice Humorous- Jamie Tobey
The Maxwell Wrestling Team finished 5th place out of 15 teams yesterday at the Ord Invite. Congrats to Brett Riggs (145) for finishing 1st place and to Derek Gibson (160) for finishing 2nd place. Go Wildcats!
RPAC boys results: Maxwell 46 Hitchcock County 49.
Good luck to the Speech team as they travel to Grand Island to compete in the CNFL Speech Meet and to the wrestling team as they are competing in the Irish Invite in North Platte. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the Maxwell boys basketball team as they travel to Paxton to take on the Hitchcock County Falcons today at 4:15pm. Go Wildcats!
RPAC girls 3rd round results: Maxwell 69 Hitchcock County 72. The Maxwell girls fought a hard battle and came up short in triple overtime.
Good luck to the girls basketball team in the RPAC tournament tonight. They play Hitchcock County in Paxton at 6:00pm. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the following students for having artwork selected for the RPAC art show. Medal winner: Anna Kobayashi 1st Honorable mention: Cole Vencill 2nd Honorable mention: Angel Taylor 3rd Honorable mention: Elie Madsen Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the FCCLA on District STAR: The Maxwell chapter received 2 bronze medals, 13 silver medals, and 2 gold medals. 3 district runners up, and 10 champions. A total of 13 projects will advance to state in April. Go Wildcats!
Please help the school out by taking the Culture and Climate Parent Survey that is located in the "News" section on the Maxwell Public Schools Website.
Maxwell will have a 10:00am late start tomorrow (1/22). Buses will run accordingly.
RPAC 2nd round basketball results: Maxwell 34 Dundy County/Stratton 72. The Maxwell girls will take on Hitchcock County Thursday, January 24th in Paxton at 6:00pm. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the following medalists at the Broken Bow Speech Meet.... Jett Simpson-7th Novice Poetry, Megan Boots- 5th Novice Poetry, Piper Cudzilo- 4th Novice Informative, Jett Simpson- 3rd Novice Extemp, Bailey Manka- 3rd Novice Persuasive
RPAC basketball results are as follows...Girls: Maxwell 50 Paxton 27. Boys: Maxwell 63 Wallace 81. The girls basketball team will play in Benkleman Monday, January 21st at 6:00pm central. The boys basketball team will play in Paxton Friday, January 25th at 4:15pm central. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the high school wrestling team for winning the RPAC championship yesterday. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to the high school basketball teams as they travel to Wauneta for the first round of the RPAC tournament. The girls play Paxton at 11:00am central and the boys play Wallace at 12:30pm central. Go Wildcats!
We're hosting the RPAC wrestling tournament today starting at 1:00pm. Come out and support the Maxwell Wrestling team. Good luck wrestlers and Go Wildcats!!
Good luck to the junior high basketball teams traveling to Stapleton today. Girls A game starts at 1:00PM. Girls B, Boys A, then Boys B is the order following. Go Wildcats!
High School BBall at Brady: Girls JV will play 3 quarters starting tonight at 4:00pm. Boys will play 2 quarters immediately after.
Tomorrow (1/16) starts MAP testing for students 7-11 during periods 1 and 2.
RPAC Basketball brackets have been released. For the girls bracket....#5 Maxwell will play #4 Paxton at 11:00am in Wauneta, Saturday 1/19. For the boys bracket...#4 Maxwell will play #5 Wallace at 12:45pm in Wauneta, Saturday 1/19. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the following speech students on your results at CNFL in Grand Island Saturday: Superior Rating in Novice Persuasive- Bailey Manka Sixth Place Novice OID- Josh Nila, Breanna Francescato, Emily Miller, Jamie Tobey and Megan Boots Fifth Place Novice Extemp- Jett Simpson
Attention 7-12 students, please wear blue on Tuesday, January 15th, in honor of human trafficking awareness month. Out of junior high and high school, whoever has on the most blue will win a prize.
Good morning Wildcats, good luck to the wrestling team who is traveling to Sumner for the SEM Invite starting at 12:00PM and to the high school basketball teams who are traveling to Arnold to take on the South Loup Bobcats, JV starting at 4:00PM! Go Wildcats!
High School BBall at South Loup: There will be 4 quarters of girls JV basketball starting at 4:00pm in Arnold tomorrow. Boys JV will play 2 quarters immediately following.
Good luck to the #4 ranked Maxwell Wrestling team as they compete in the Brady Triangular against Brady and #2 ranked Mullen tonight at 6:00PM. Go wildcats!!
Good luck to the Quiz Bowl team at RPAC Quiz Bowl and to the junior high basketball teams hosting St. Pats today!
Tomorrow (1/9) is a 10:00 start for students.
Good luck to the wrestlers at Perkins county and to the basketball teams hosting Maywood-Hayes Center tonight.
Good luck to the JH basketball teams hosting Sutherland today.
Quiz Bowl will have practice tomorrow morning (1/8) at 7:30 am. RPAC quiz bowl meet is on Wednesday the 9th at 1:00 pm. The bus will leave at 9:40 a.m.
The Maxwell Wrestling team is hosting their first home quad of the year tonight beginning at 5:00pm.
Today is the end of Quarter 2. Enjoy your winter break! School will resume Thursday January, 3rd 2019!!
Maxwell FCA will be hosting a Family Christmas Party, Tonight at Maranatha. Doors open at 6:30pm Speaker at 7:30. Lots of food and fun Skating / bounce house / table games etc.....
Good luck to all students taking final exams this week. Let’s finish up the semester strong!
Booster Club Basketball Tournament tonight at 5:00pm.
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