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Maxwell Public Schools
415 E Hwy 30
Maxwell, Nebraska

Mission Statement
Student Achievement and Success Today...Tomorrow...Always


Maxwell Public School District 56-0007 is an educational system designed to serve the entire educational community regardless of race, color, creed, locale of origin or sex. The system is committed to providing all students from kindergarten through the twelfth grade all possible educational opportunities. Maxwell, Nebraska is a rural community located in the fertile Platte River Valley along Highway 30, the Union Pacific Railroad, and Interstate 80. Ranching and farming form the agricultural backbone of the area fifteen miles east of North Platte, Nebraska. Maxwell is the home of Fort McPherson National Cemetery and "Mac's Well," a stop off point along the Oregon Trail, named after John "Mac" McCullough by U.S. soldiers around 1865. Maxwell Public School, a K-12 facility, is the heart of the community. District 56-0007, as a Class III School with over one thousand inhabitants, encompasses an area of 304.9 square miles serving 280 students.    

Maxwell Public Schools State of the Schools Report

District Information:
  • Classification: Class III/K-12

  • Colors: Orange and Black

  • Mascot: Wildcats

  • Number of students enrolled: 285

  • Location: 13 miles east of North Platte

  • Communities that make up the district: Maxwell

  • Population: 400

  • Assessed Valuation: $282,451,030

  • Total Operating Budget: $4,250,000

  • Current District Mill Levy: $1.068

  • Cash Reserve Balance: $1,400,000

  • Number of administrative staff: 4

  • School District Website:

  • Number of Buildings: 1

  • Advanced Ed Accredited: YES


Maxwell is located 13 miles east of North Platte. Maxwell is close to Lake Maloney and Lake McConaughy. There are multiple golf courses in the area. The community has the following groups: Baptist church groups, Booster Club, Extension Club and a variety of activities and groups in nearby North Platte. 


Maxwell Public Schools will offer a rich curriculum to cultivate student learning and achievement.

Maxwell Public Schools will provide a plan for professional development focused on instruction.

Maxwell Public Schools will continue to create a safe and comfortable learning environment within the financial limitations of the district.

Maxwell Public Schools will communicate openly and transparently with all district stakeholders.

Maxwell Public Schools will take part in continuous school improvement by its membership with AdvancEd accreditation.

Staff and Community District Needs Assessment Survey
Application Deadline:
                Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Position Starting Date:
                Monday, July 1, 2019
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