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Matheny-Withrow Elementary School

1200 Pope Ave
Springfield, IL 62703
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Watch Our Matheny -Withrow Staff Welcome Video!!

Welcome To Matheny Withrow

Back to School Walk - 8-2-17

Pride in Matheny-Withrow

Welcome to the Matheny-Withrow Elementary School website.  We are proud of our school and invite you to explore our website to learn more about our story. Our staff is a collaborative coalition of dedicated educators who work relentlessly to provide our students with an educational experience that reflects genuine care with a focus on learning and academic excellence. We are a community of educators engaged in a continuous process of academic improvement for all of our students and ourselves. 

We encourage our students to embrace diversity and respect cultural differences and traditions.   Collectively there is pride in maintaining a climate of academic excellence which challenges, encourages and supports all students in reaching both their academic and emotional potential.  Our primary focus is on facilitating the education of the whole child and fostering a well rounded student who has integrity and a natural sense of self worth.

As we strive to create a full service community school, we invite you to join the journey. I look forward to working with all of you to provide our students with the opportunities, guidance, and support necessary to succeed. I value your input and welcome hearing from you at any time. It's going to be a great year at Matheny-withrow!

Mrs. Hulcher :)

December Cool Tool Rap Video!!!

Videos 7 days ago Our December Cool Tool is 'Giving Back & Kindness'!! A 5th grade student wrote our cool tool rap and performed it with a 4th grade student. We love showcasing our student's tal

BBSS Sock Hop Celebration!!

Videos Dec 3 Over 80% of Matheny Mustangs met the expectations in Novmeber and celebrated their good choices during a sock hop! Teachers were celebrated too with kind words, laughter and hot cocoa! 

Heroes Breakfast

Photos Dec 1 Matheny-Withrow would like to thank Jason Washam, a Springfield Firefighter, for attending our November's Heroes Breakfast. He talked with a select group of students about the importance o

Thanksgiving Family Feast

Photos Nov 20 Matheny-Withrow students enjoyed an exciting turkey day feast filled with special treats and surprise guests.  Some family members came out to help serve students turkey, mashed potatoes, 

Mustangs Basketball Team!

Photos Nov 15 Congratulations to our Matheny-Withrow Mustangs Basketball Teams for playing two great games yesterday evening!  The students had a great time playing defense, hustling and scoring points. &nb

October STAR Celebration

Photos Nov 6 243 Matheny-Withrow students earned October STAR celebrations. There were four stations to choose from. Students enjoyed making spooky ghosts with tootsie pops, monster candy corn popcorn hand, pai

Matheny-Withrow welcomes Iles for Mix it Up Day!

Photos Nov 2 Iles students enjoyed learning about our outdoor recess PFA (Project Fit America) playground equipment and how it is used.  Students timed each other, competed with each other and assisted eac

GenH-Destination Dinner Table-Session 2-Knife Skills

Photos Oct 27 GenH kids is pleased to continue Destination Dinner Table Kitchen Skills at Matheny-Withrow!  We kicked off classes learning about cooking from scratch and meal planning.  Class #2 was al

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