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Maxwell AFB Elementary/Middle School

Maxwell AFB EMS Named a Blue Ribbon School by the Department of Education

Maxwell AFB Elementary/Middle School. MEMS has been designated as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2019 by the United States Secretary of Education. Congratulations to the students, staff, parents, and the Maxwell AFB community! (See the DoDEA News Release.)


Principal's Perspective

The Principal's Perspective is a monthly newsletter published by the Maxwell AFB EMS principal.



Maxwell AFB E/MS Hours

Grade Regular Hours Wednesday Hours
Office 7:30 am - 4:00 pm 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Teachers 7:30 am - 3:00 pm 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
K - 8 8:10 am - 3:20 pm 8:10 am - 2:05 pm
Pre-K AM Session 8:00 am - 10:45 am 8:00 am - 10:15 am
Pre-K PM Session 12:40 pm - 3:00 pm 11:50 am - 1:50 pm

Wednesdays are Early Release days

Maxwell AFB EMS - A National Blue Ribbon School
Vision, Mission, Values, and Goals

School Vision

Excellence in Education for Every Student, Every Day, Everywhere

School Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower military-connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

School Core Values

Student-Centered: Students are the heart of all we do.

Excellence: We strive to exceed expectations in all we do.

Continuous Improvement: Our organization, its systems, and processes will be continually reexamined and improved.

Lifelong Learning: Learning is an active process of discovery where we cultivate curiosity, perseverance, and the desire to learn.

Diversity: We honor the uniqueness of each individual and embrace diverse beliefs and backgrounds. We respect differences and create inclusive environments which contribute to a better society for all.

Individual Potential: Individuals develop within an environment that nurtures intellectual , social, emotional, physical, and creative growth.

Shared Responsibility: Partnerships among families, students, staff, and community members are characterized by mutual commitment and collaborative effort that enrich the lives of our students.

Trust: We value relationships based on integrity, mutual respect, and open two-way communication. We cultivate a safe and risk-free culture that encourages and inspires innovation.

School Goals

Goal 1 – Professional Learning Communities/Focused Collaboration

  • The overall school PLC Rating Score on the Shared Vision Indicator will move from the implementation level of “Implementing” in SY 17-18 to “Developing” by SY 19-20, as measured on the 4-Category PLC Self-Assessment Form.
  • The overall school PLC Rating Score on the Team Norms Indicator will move from the implementation level of “Implementing” in SY 17-18 to “Developing” by SY 19-20, as measured on the 4-Category PLC Self-Assessment Form.

Goal 2 – School Climate & Culture

  • The score on the Teacher Expectation Component will move from the “Not Healthy” category in SY 17-18 to the “Somewhat Healthy” category in SY 19-20, as measured on the Teacher Climate and Culture Assessment using the 3 Category Healthy Rating Scale.

Goal 3 – Mathematics

  • All students in grades 3-8 at Maxwell EMS will increase their achievement in Math as measured by the 5-Category rating scale on the CCRS Summative Assessment in performance levels 4 and 5 from 69% in SY 17-18 to 75% in SY 19-20.

Goal 4 – Literacy

  • All students in Grades 6-8 at Maxwell EMS will increase their achievement in Literacy as measured by the 5-Category rating scale on the CCRS Summative Assessment in performance levels 4 and 5 from 76% in SY 17-18 to 81% in SY 19-20.
School ePortal

The Maxwell AFB EMS ePortal links to resources that are used by students school-wide. To access the site, click the image below.

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