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Matheny-Withrow Elementary School

1200 Pope Ave
Springfield, IL 62703

BBSS End of the year celebration!

Jun 4, 2019 Around 150 students that were referral-free for the year enjoyed a celebration at the First Church of God.  The children enjoyed creating a firefly craft, outdoor play time,a movie, and an ice cream sundae.  We had a great time!
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Sports Day!!!

May 29, 2019 Students and staff participated in the annual Matheny-Withrow Sports Day! Events included:  Bounce House, Gigantic Volleyball, tug-of-war, frisbees, jump ropes, hula hoops, genH Kids obstacle course and a sweet treat. A great time was had by all!  
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genHKids presents Destination Dinner Table

May 21, 2019 Matheny-Withrow families came together to prepare and share a delicious meal of chicken, greens and beans, and applesauce.  Destination Dinner Table aims to help families take important steps to improve their overall physical health by preparing and eating meals at home using "real"...
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End of the year field trip!

May 21, 2019 A huge THANK YOU to Ameren for sponsoring our all school field trip to Sky Zone!!! Students, staff and Ameren employees celebrated a successful year of learning by jumping, flipping and climbing at Sky Zone!  Matheny-Withrow is fortunate to have such an awesome community partner
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IAR Skateland Field Trip

May 21, 2019 Students in grades 3-5 who earned all of their points duirng IAR Testing recieved a field trip to Skateland! Students had a blast, skating and participating in games and a sock hop.  A great time was had by all!
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Duane Abel Cartoonist/Creator of the Comic Strip Series ZED visits Matheny-Withrow

May 21, 2019 Students watched Mr. Abel create the stars of his comic strip series ZED and shared along the way the four words (WORK, STUDY, LEARN, and TRY) that all students need to hear.  His program DRAW YOUR DESTINY improves creativity, self-esteem, a positive self-image and perseverance.  
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BlueCross BlueShield Hosts Community Care Fair at Matheny-Withrow

May 21, 2019 Families and community members were invited by BCBS to visit over 20 vendors.  Health screenings, health literacy and resources were provided.  Free haircuts and styles were provided by Anthony Gregory and his team from New Begining Barber Academy.
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Matheny-Withrow community garden.

May 15, 2019 Fifth graders at Matheny helped prepare the soil in the gardens and then they planted peas and spinach!  We are hoping for rain tonight and maybe tomorrow too!🤞
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