Day 2 of state wrestling update! Ethan Norton (106) went 1-1, Wyatt Heessel (106) went 0-1, Jacob Gholson (126) went 0-1. Derek Gibson (160) went 2-0, Kayden Stubbs (195) went 3-0, and Luke Howitt (220) went 1-0. Kayden Stubbs, Derek Gibson, and Luke Howitt wrestle again tomorrow for medals. Congratulations to Luke Howitt for pinning his semifinals matchup and advancing to the STATE FINALS! Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/21/2020: Good luck to the boys basketball team hosting Loomis tonight. JV boys will play 2 quarters starting at 6:00 pm. The theme for tonight’s game is Black Out. Little cheer camp dance following the JV boys game. Boys senior night will take place before warmup of the varsity game. The lunch menu today features homemade pizza with green beans. Go Wildcats!
State Wrestling day 1 in the books! Went 2-4 in round 1 with wins for Derek Gibson (160) and Luke Howitt (220). Went 1-1 with a win for Luke Howitt (220). Ethan Norton, Wyatt Heessel, Jacob Gholson, Kayden Stubbs, and Derek Gibson will wrestle tomorrow at 12:30pm. Luke Howitt will wrestle in the Semifinals at 5:00pm. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/20/2020: Congratulations to the Speech Team for their 6th place finish yesterday at RPAC speech in Cambridge. Individual award winners include Carley Jackson- 4th in Serious Prose Jett Simpson- 2nd in Extemporaneous and 5th in Persuasive Genevieve Dominguez-6th in Persuasive The following students earned superiors: Kaycee Boltz, Piper Cudzilo, Kaitlyn Miller, Jordan Miller, Tessa Jackson, Genevieve Dominguez, Emily Miller The lunch menu today features taco bar with refried beans. Good luck to the wrestling team at state today, tomorrow, and Saturday. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/19/2020: All Maxwell athletes need to report to the weight room during homeroom today AFTER you check in with your homeroom teacher. We will be kicking off the 2020 Lift A Thon. There will be a quick SkillsUSA meeting Today in Mr. Fosters Room at 12:30. You can bring your lunch in. The lunch menu today features beef & noodles with mashed potatoes and dinner roll. Good luck to the boys JH basketball team this afternoon against Brady. Boys A starts at 2:00 pm, boys B to follow. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/18/2020: Congratulations to Jett Simpson for his 6th place finish in Extemp at the Blue and Gold speech meet in North Platte on Saturday. Congratulations to the following students for earning superiors at the speech meet on Saturday: Bailey Manka, Kelsey Thomas, Jordan Miller, Kaitlyn Miller, Kaycee Boltz, Tessa Jackson, Piper Cudzilo, Breanna Francescato, Jamie Tobey, Emily Miller, Rachel Vedder, Carley Jackson, and Genevieve Dominguez Good luck to the girls basketball team in sub-districts in Gothenburg tonight. #2 Elm Creek vs. #3 Maxwell, starts at 7:00 pm. The theme for tonight’s girls sub- districts is camo. Tomorrow is a 10:00 start for students. The lunch menu today features popcorn chicken, tri taters and a cookie. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to our Maxwell Wrestling Team for winning the district championship for the first time in school history. Also congratulations to the following 6 state qualifiers...Ethan Norton (106), Wyatt Heessel (106), Jacob Gholson (126), Derek Gibson (160), Kayden Stubbs (195), and District champion Luke Howitt (220).
Good luck to the wrestling team on day 2 of districts in Oxford. Also to the speech team in North Platte. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/14/2020: Girls subdistrict basketball brackets have been released. #3 Maxwell will play #2 Elm Creek at Gothenburg High School on Tuesday, February 18th at 7:00 pm. No school for students on Monday due to teacher inservice. All FCCLA members must turn in their paperwork for state if you haven’t done so already. The paperwork has to be in by 4:00 this afternoon. Please check your emails! The lunch menu today features sloppy joes & baked beans. Good luck to the wrestlers at Districts in Southern Valley today. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/13/2020: Tomorrow is FCCLA "Go for the Red Day"! You will get a special treat if you wear lots of Visible Red! Help us end FCCLA week by Rockin the RED! The lunch menu today features General Tso’s or teriyaki chicken with brown rice. Good luck to the basketball teams traveling to Medicine Valley tonight. No JV girls. JV boys will play 2 quarters starting at 4:30 pm, girls and boys varsity to follow. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/12/2020: The lunch menu today features hot ham and cheese with tater tots. Good luck to the JH basketball teams at home this afternoon against South Loup. Boys A will be at 1:00 pm, boys B, girls A, girls B to follow. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/11/2020: The Maxwell Spirit Squad would like to recognize Owen Neff in Kindergarten and Griffin Flock in 4th grade for showing their Maxwell Pride through the R.O.A.R. expectation system. The lunch menu today features lasagna or tortellini with bosco stick. Good luck to the basketball teams against Sutherland tonight. JV girls will play 2 quarters starting at 4:00 pm, JV boys, girls and boys varsity to follow. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/10/2020: Congratulations to the wrestling team for finishing 5th place at the State Dual Wrestling Tournament. Congratulations to the following students for their awards at the Gothenburg speech meet on Saturday. Jett Simpson- 5th in Extemp and 10th in Persuasive Breanna Francescato, Rachel Vedder, Emily Miller, Carley Jackson, and Jamie Tobey- 6th in OID Kirby Corfield- superior in Informative Carley Jackson- superior in Serious Prose The lunch menu today features meatball subs with peas. Good luck to the vocal music students at the RPAC clinic today at Paxton, concert starts at 7:00 pm central time. Go Wildcats!
Good luck to speech in Gothenburg today. Also to wrestling at State Duals in Kearney today. The tournament is at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds, Maxwell starts wrestling at 10:30 am. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/7/2020: RPAC Choir is Monday, February 10th at Paxton High School at 7:00 pm central time. The lunch menu today features chicken noodles, mashed potatoes with dinner rolls. Good luck to the basketball teams hosting Wallace tonight. Girls and boys JV will play 2 quarters. Girls will start at 4:00 pm, boys JV, girls and boys varsity to follow. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/6/2020: FCCLA members wanting to try out for the State Knowledge Bowl team need to pick up a study guide from Mrs. Hohnholt. The challenge test will be administered on Thursday of next week at 7:30 am. The lunch menu today features burritos and chili with Fritos.
Announcements for 2/5/2020: A reminder the National Honor Society Blood Drive is today from 10:00 am-2:00 pm in the old gym. The lunch menu today features chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes & corn. Good luck to the JH basketball teams at Eustis-Farnam this afternoon. Girls A will start at 1:00 pm in Eustis, girls B, boys A, and boys B to follow. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 2/4/2020: Any student who is wishing to donate blood on Wednesday the 5th will need to get a form and sign up with Mrs. Mau or any NHS member. You must have the form filled out and a time scheduled by Wednesday 10:00. Students must be at least 16 years old and have parental consent in order to donate. If you have questions see Mrs. Mau or an NHS member. We have a goal of 40 people to give blood, please help us reach that goal! Tomorrow is a 10:00 start for students. The lunch menu today features tater tot casserole and green beans. Good luck to the basketball teams hosting Perkins County tonight. 2 quarters of girls JV starting at 4:00 pm, 2 quarters of boys JV, girls and boys varsity to follow. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the Maxwell Wrestling Team on qualifying for the state wrestling dual tournament this Saturday, February 8th in Kearney at 10:30 am. State dual t-shirts will be sold at this link up until noon tomorrow, Tuesday, February 4th. Go Wildcats!
Shout Out to the class of 1970! Can you believe it has been 50 years!! Jacque Berniklau, Bonnie Ostendorf Rector and Jolleen McNitt Clymer have briefly communicated and want to get the word out that we are hoping for a great turn out for our reunion that will be held in conjunction with the Maxwell all school reunion in Aug. 2020. Stay tuned for details but we would love to see everyone!
Announcements for 1/3/2020: Congratulations to the following students for their awards at the Perkins County Speech Contest on Saturday: Jett Simpson - 1st in Extemp and 5th in Persuasive Genevieve Dominguez - 9th in Persuasive Klayton Pagel, Kaycee Boltz, Piper Cudzillo, Jordan Miller, and Kaitlyn Miller - 10th in OID. Congratulations to the following students for receiving superior medals: Rachel Vedder, Jamie Tobey,Kelsey Thomas and Bailey Manka The lunch menu today features chicken patty and French fries. Good luck to the JH basketball teams at Medicine Valley (Curtis) this afternoon. Girls A starts at 1:00 pm, girls B, boys A, boys B to follow.
Announcements for 1/31/2020: The lunch menu today features hot beef sandwich, mashed potatoes & corn. Good luck to the wrestlers traveling to Ord this afternoon, meet starts 2:00 pm. Also to the boys basketball team in Trenton against Wallace tonight at 4:15 pm. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 1/30/2020: All students grades 7-12 please fill out the survey for Family Involvement Night in your email. FCCLA members who would like to help with the concession stand during Tuesday's game, please sign up by this Friday on the form outside of the FCS room. Maxwell FCA invites you to come out and enjoy the Super Bowl this Sunday. Doors will open at 4:30. Kickoff at 5:30. Lots of Food, Fun, and Fellowship!!! The lunch menu today features chicken nuggets, mac & cheese. Good luck to the girls basketball team vs Hitchcock County tonight. The game is in Trenton at 6:00 pm. Go Wildcats!
Announcements for 1/29/2020: Reminder there is an informational meeting about high school baseball tonight at 6:00 pm in the commons area at Maxwell High School. You may park and enter in the West activities entrance. The annual staff is selling homemade tamales as a fundraiser. Sales will go till Friday. The price is $20 for a dozen. Contact Mr. Meinheit or any of the annual staff to buy. Money must be turned in before delivery.
Announcements for 1/28/2020: There will be a National Honor Society meeting today during lunch. Get your lunch and bring it to the DL Room. Maxwell FCA invites you to come out and enjoy the Super Bowl this Sunday. Doors will open at 4:30. Kickoff at 5:30. Lots of Food, Fun, and Fellowship!!! The girls basketball team lost to Dundy County 33-38. They will now play Hitchcock County on Thursday in Trenton at 6:00 pm. The lunch menu today features goulash & garlic toast.
Announcements for 1/27/2020: Congratulations to the following students for placing at the Ogallala Novice Speech Meet on Friday: Quincy Pierce - 2nd in Informative Kirby Corfield - 4th in Informative Genevieve Dominguez - 3rd in Persuasive Tessa Jackson & Ellie Toelle - 3rd in Duet Congratulations to the following students for placing at the Broken Bow Speech Meet on Saturday: Genevieve Dominguez - 2nd in Novice Informative and 12th in Novice Persuasive Kirby Corfield - 11th in Novice Informative Carley Jackson - 6th in Novice Serious Jett Simpson - 10th in Varsity Extemp Breanna Frncescato, Emily Miller, Carley Jackson, Jamie Tobey, and Rachel Vedder - 12th in Varsity OID The girls basketball team beat Wallace 55-25 on Saturday to advance to the Quarterfinal game vs. Dundy County. Game is tonight at 6:00 pm in Maywood. The boys basketball team lost to Hitchcock County 66 to 33 Saturday. They will play Friday at 4:15 pm in Trenton. Congratulations to the following students for being accepted into the UNK honor choir! Sylvara Moore Josie Huffman Natilee Mintle Tate Gurciullo The lunch menu today features chicken or beef fajitas & Spanish rice. Good luck to the girls basketball team in the RPAC Quarterfinal game vs. Dundy County tonight at 6:00 pm in Maywood. Go Wildcats!
Congratulations to the wrestling team on being RPAC Champions for the third year in a row! We are MAXWELL!! Go Wildcats!