School location: Maplewood Elementary is in the southern half of Wayne Township
at the northeast corner of Minnesota and Dunlap, east of Lynhurst.
Map To School
School Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Absences/Tardies: Please call the office (988-6650) by 8:30 a.m. to report an absence. The 24 hour absence line is 988-6650.
Student Handbook: 2012 - 2013 Student Handbook (pdf)
Location: Maplewood Elementary is in the southern half of Wayne Township at the northeast corner of Minnesota and Dunlap, east of Lynhurst.
Grades:Pre-Kindergarten - Sixth Grade
Colors: Purple and Teal
Theme: "At Maplewood, we are H.A.P.P.Y. (Having a positive. productive year) in 2012-2013."
Enrollment: As of November 1, 2011, 616 students
Staff: 44 teachers, including principal, assn. principal, grade teachers, special education, tech specialists, media specialist, physical education, art, and music. Thirty-two teacher assistants/paraprofessionals, nurse, counselor, secretaries, cooks, custodians, building sub.
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- Title l Reading program
|MSD of Wayne Township K-8 Grading Scale|
|Grade Level Standards||Scoring Guide||Percent Based||Letter Grade||Description of Achievement Level on the Applicable Standards|
|Exemplary||4||100||A+||The student demonstrates mastery at or above the 90% level on the appropriate state standards.|
|Proficient||3||87-89||B+||The student demonstrates mastery at or above the 80% level on the appropriate state standards.|
|Progressing||2||77-79||C+||The student demonstrates mastery at or above the 70% level on the appropriate state standards.|
|Not Yet Meeting Standard||1||Below 70||F*||The grade of F indicates that the student did not demonstrate achievement at or above the 70% level on the appropriate state standards.|
*Note: The grade of F will not be given for midterm reports. If a student’s performance indicates that the student does not yet demonstrate mastery at the 70% level on the appropriate state standards, a grade of I will be given. The grade of I means that specific “intervention” is planned to assist the student in meeting the standards by the end of the grading period. When the grade of I is given, the teacher will list the intervention(s) to be used on the midterm report.
History of School: Maplewood Elementary was completed in 1968. Remodeling and additions to the school started in 1983, and continued in 1986, 1993, and 1996. Additions included: classrooms, a new gymnasium, lunch rooms, media center, art and music rooms. Maplewood is a lighthouse school for technology.
Mission Statement: The mission of Maplewood, as a community focused on the needs of children, is to ensure that all of our students become self-directed learners, to empower them to be productive and successful citizens as they acquire the knowledge, skills and processes necessary to meet the future challenges in our diverse culture by:
- providing a safe, nurturing environment
- actively challenging and involving learners
- meeting individual learning styles
- providing a variety of educational experiences and technologies
- involving and valuing the family, community and staff of our school.
School Rules/Student Code of Conduct The elementary schools of Wayne Township strive to incorporate Lifelong guidelines and district/Westside community Values as a foundation for establishing the following student expectations:
- Be truthful
- Strive for Personal Best
- Respect Yourself and Others
- Be an Active Listener
- Use No Put Downs
Maplewood reinforces the C.L.A.S.S. (Connecting Learning Assures Student Success) Life Skills and Lifelong Guidelines.
|The Life Skills are:||The Lifelong Guidelines are:|
|1. Integrity||1. Be Truthful|
|2. Courage||2. Be Trustworthy|
|3. Initiative||3. Active Listening|
|4. Flexibility||4. No Put Downs|
|5. Perseverance||5. Personal Best|
|7. Sense of Humor|
|9. Common Sense|
Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress
(ISTEP) Spring 2012 Results
|Percent Above State Standards||Language Arts||Math||Science||Social Studies|
|Grade 3||78%||74%||Not Tested||Not Tested|
|Grade 4||67%||44%||58%||Not Tested|
|Grade 5||47%||68%||Not Tested||52%|
|Grade 6||42%||58%||33%||Not Tested|