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2018 DoDEA Comprehensive Assessment System: Parents Edition
Tom Brady, DoDEA Director discusses the DoDEA Comprehensive Assessment System and informs parents on how this will improve student success.

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  • Permanent Link to Community Strategic Plan (CSP) Closeout Report

    Community Strategic Plan (CSP) Closeout Report

    Our CSP for School Years 2013/14-2017/18 comes to a close this year. It will be replaced by our new Blueprint for Continuous Improvement early this spring. Learn More


Instill the whole child concept in a 21st century learning environment by educating and empowering our students for a dynamic world.


To be leaders in 21st century education, preparing and inspiring generations of learners to meet the challenges of the global society.

Core Values

  • Educating the whole child fosters academic, social, physical, and emotional well-being in a safe environment.
  • 21st century learning environments are student-centered, differentiated, stimulating and relevant to help each student realize his or her fullest potential.
  • High-performing educators and leaders make a difference in student success.
  • Family and community partnerships are vital to student success.
  • School culture supports and reinforces healthy lifestyles (mind and body).

School Goals

  • Goal 1 - Writing - All Students at MEMS will improve their writing skills.
  • Goal 2 - Math - All Students at MEMS will improve their math skills.
  • Goal 3 - Professional Learning Communities - MEMS will improve its organizational and cultural climate through implementing PLCs to support student performance.
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Sexual Harassment Awareness and Prevention
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) remains committed to ensuring that no student is subject to sexual harassment of any kind in our educational programs and that students have the freedom to learn and thrive in a safe and trusted environment.

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Women's History Month
DoDEA celebrates Women's History Month, recognizing the great contributions that women have made to our nation.

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Maxwell AFB E/MS

800 Magnolia Blvd, Bldg 538
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112-6147
P: (334) 953-7804
F: (334) 953-4339
DSN-P: 493-6533

It is the responsibility of the parents or guardians to notify the school every time a student is absent.


To report a student absence, email the school attendance clerk or call the school as soon as possible. You may report a student absence before the occurrence, if you know in advance your student will be out.

Upcoming Events

Full Calendar

NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.

Important Information for Parents and Students
Arrival and Dismissal SY 17-18
Procedures for arriving to and dismissing from Maxwell EMS. Please note changes from prior years are in effect due to the construction.
Attendance Brochure SY 17-18
Attendance SY 17-18
Back to School Activities SY 17-18
Welcome to SY 17-18 at Maxwell EMS. Here's a list of activities to start this school year.
Bus User Agreement SY 17-18
Agreement for using the bus
School Calendar SY 17-18
Calendar of school days, days off, and important events the will occur at Maxwell AFB EMS throughout SY 17 - 18.
Supply List SY 17-18
Here's a list of the supplies you'll need at Maxwell EMS.

School Hours

Grade Regular Hours
Tuesday Hours
K - 8
7:55 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
7:55 a.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Pre-K AM Session
7:55 - 10:30 a.m.
7:55-10:00 a.m.
Pre-K PM Session
12:20 - 2:50 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Tuesdays are Early Release days

Reminder: There is a 15 MPH speed limit in all housing areas on base. When dropping off students, please do so at the carpool lane on Magnolia Boulevard rather than in the circle at the school's front entrance. After dropping off your student, please proceed to the end of Magnolia and follow the circle around in order to turn around. Do not turn around in the parking area adjacent to the drop-off lane or at the crosswalk. Thank you for making every effort to keep our children safe.

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MEMS Kicks Off Fourth Annual STEMposium with Birds of Prey

Maxwell Elementary and Middle School students kicked off the fourth annual STEMposium with a visit from the Alabama 4-H Science School's Birds of Prey demonstration April 8, 2016, at Maxwell Air Force Base Read More...

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