Maybell Weekly Newsletter

January 11th, 2016

Happening this week . . . .

Monday - January 11th, 2016

  • Elementary Teacher In-service Day - NO SCHOOL
  • 4:30 p.m. Substitute Appreciation Social @ Admin Building for all substitute teachers

Tuesday - January 12th, 2016

  • 5 p.m. Moffat County Global Meeting @ Admin Building

Wednesday - January 13th, 2016

  • 4:00 p.m. District Benefit Committee Meeting @ Admin Building

Thursday - January 14th, 2016

  • 7:00 a.m. School Board Work Session @ Admin Building

Friday - January 15th, 2016

  • Amber and Stacy in Maybell

Looking ahead . . . . .

Monday - January 18th, 2016

  • Martin Luther King, Jr Day - School is in-session
  • 10 a.m. Policy Management Committee meeting @ Admin (Board of Education)
  • 4 p.m. District Problem Solving Committee meeting @ Admin

Tuesday - January 19th, 2016

  • 3:30 p.m. Ridgeview Staff Meeting
  • 5:30 p.m. District Accountability Committee @ Admin

Wednesday - January 20th, 2016

Thursday - January 21st, 2016

Friday - January 22nd, 2016

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Change in Services at Maybell

At the request of parents, we were able to move some things around at Ridgeview and Stacy and I will change our service time in Maybell from Monday mornings to Friday mornings.

We will provide services on the following dates:

January 15th and 29th

February 12th and 26th

March 11th and 25th

April 15th and 29th

May 6th and 20th

Thursday, January 14th - School Board Work Session Agenda

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Superintendents Advocate for Adequate School Funding

On Monday, January 11 at 11:30 am. Colorado superintendents, joined by parents, business and community leaders, will be speaking to education reporters and policy makers about the need to adequately fund Colorado schools.

Sign the petition for Colorado Adequate School Funding

The time is now for legislators to work in partnership with Colorado’s superintendents to find new solutions to the challenges ahead so every Colorado student receives the education they deserve. Help our school district by signing this petition.

Commissioner of Education was officially appointed

The state board voted 7-0 in favor of hiring Crandall for the role with an effective date of Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Missoula Children's Theatre

Auditions for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of Red Riding Hood, will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m at Moffat County High School Auditorium on January 11th. There are roles for students who are Kindergarten through eighth grade. Please contact Amy @ 970-326-6561 or Jennifer @ 970-826-3109 for more information. Come and try out!! It will be fun!!

I know this is a little bit of a drive for Maybell Families, but it is a great experience and if can join in, I think the experience will be worth it!!


Too often, discussions about school funding get derailed by simplistic sound bites that may sound good, but are misleading at best. Here are a few:

Colorado School Finance Facts

Compiled and Contributed to by Colorado CFO’s as part of the Colorado School Finance Project (CSFP) and Colorado Association of School Boards (CASB)