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Matheny-Withrow Elementary School

1200 Pope Ave
Springfield, IL 62703

MAP Testing 2021 Parent Letter

May 3, 2021 Dear District 186 Families, This school year has presented several challenges and opportunities for students learning. While teaching and learning did not happen in the traditional sense this year, we know an abundance of learning occurred. For this reason, we will be administering the NWEA MAP assessment this spring as we did last fall. READ MORE

IAR/ISA Remote Testing Letter for Remote Parents

Apr 21, 2021 Wednesday, April 21, 2020  Dear Matheny-Withrow Parents and Guardians,   Your child is scheduled to take the Illinois Assessment of Readiness from April 27-30, 2021 in person. The students will be administered three language arts tests and three math tests. In addition, the fifth graders will take three science tests that are 40 minutes each.  √ Please make every effort to have your child to school on time and well rested. READ MORE

IAR/ISA Testing for Remote Parents Link Email

Apr 19, 2021 Parent Link email to remote families of students in grades 3 - 8:  Title: State Board Testing Information for Remote Students  Dear District 186 Families of Remote Learners,  The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has directed all school districts to begin planning to administer state assessments to all students in the state of Illinois. READ MORE

Matheny Withrow Family and Community Food Giveaway

Mar 31, 2021 On March 12, Matheny Withrow had our first food giveaway this school year. Families and Community families came out to enjoy this free event. Thank you  to the generous donations from Central Illinois Foodbank, the  partnership between Westside Christian Church and Havard Park Elementary, and to our very own Amy Burkett for facilittating the contact  with Westside Christian Church.

Matheny Withrow Spring Fling Giveaway!!

Mar 29, 2021 Great day Matheny Family, Hybrid students will receive their Spring Fling Celebration bag on Tuesday, March 30th and Wednesday, March 31 during dismissal. Remote students will have their parents come pick up their surprise bags at 2:45 until 4:00  Tuesday, March 30th through Thursday, April 1st. We want to send out a Special Matheny Withrow Thank You to Central Lodge #3, Estella Chapter #3, and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. READ MORE

Matheny-Withrow Boys & Girls Club 2021

Jan 13, 2021 Matheny-Withrow Boys & Girls Club Has Open Spots For the Spring!  Download the informational form and turn it into the main office at school.  Please Note:  Membership is FREE for the 2020-2021 school year!    If you are interested or have questions contact Charlie Brown at: Phone: (217)971-6477 or by  Email: cbrown@bgccil.org

Matheny-Withrow Specials A/B Schedule 2021 (Art, Music, P.E.)

Jan 11, 2021 Matheny-Withrow Families, Please take a look at our Specials A/B Schedule for Art, Music and P.E.  We will be following a          Week 1 and Week 2 schedule for Specials.   Please Note:  when hybrid students aren’t there during Specials, they will need to zoom in each week. Hybrid B students will Zoom in on A days (Tu/Th) and Hybrid A students will Zoom in on B days (Wed. READ MORE

Matheny-Withrow Return to Learn Plan

Jan 6, 2021 Attached you will find the Matheny-Withrow Return to Learn plan beginning January 2021. 

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