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Matheny-Withrow Elementary School

1200 Pope Ave
Springfield, IL 62703
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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 :)

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Welcome To Matheny Withrow

Genesis Barbershop partners with School Grandparent to provide haircuts to Matheny-Withrow Students

Photos Feb 14 Twenty-one Matheny-Withrow students received a haircut from Rob, barber at Genesis Barber Shop. Mr. Ed Mcgrone, grandparent of one of our 5th grade students, gifted the school resources so the

Mini Mustangs Music Classes-Come Join Us!

Photos Feb 13 Pre-K children and parents are invited to participate in our Mini Mustangs Music classes.  Come sing, dance, and play with your little one!  Mini Mustangs Music classes are on Wednesday,

APTT Thursday February 15, 2018

Videos Feb 12 Please attend our 2nd APTT to celebrate your child's Math and Reading progress and learn new Math and Literacy skills!  

Sing A Long

FACE (Family and Community Engagement) Jan 9 Students and families enjoyed a tradition of sharing hugs, smiles and singing together as we depart for our winter break.

January Cool Tool Video: Perseverance

Videos Jan 7 Our very own 5th grade student wrote and performed this cool tool video. Our January cool tool is Perseverance! Matheny Mustangs Care, Learn, Excel and "Can Do It"!! Check It out!!!&

Holiday Reading Night

Photos Dec 16 Families enjoyed holiday spirit during the collaborative Boys and Girls Club Title event. Reading and selecting books, decorating and eating cookies were a few of the favorite activities of the eve

December Cool Tool Rap Video!!!

Videos Dec 6 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

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