Maize Pulse e-newsletter: May 24, 2023 edition
Check out the district's latest Maize Pulse district e-newsletter for a message from Dr. Greer, Superintendent of Schools; district updates and reminders; #266Success stories; and more.
Registrations open for summer camps
From agility to volleyball, and everything in between -- including science, multimedia, and more -- there's a summer camp that's right for any Maize USD 266 student!
High schools recognized among best in Wichita area
Maize South High School and Maize High School have been named among the top six of Niche's 2023 Best Public High Schools in the Wichita Area.
266 Football headed to Riverfront Stadium for Sept. 29 game
Mark your calendars and plan to cheer on the Maize South Mavericks versus the Maize High Eagles on Friday, Sept. 29, 2023 at Wichita’s Riverfront Stadium!
Silver Fox roadwork, closure scheduled for summer
Silver Fox, the east-west roadway that connects Tyler and Maize roads south of Maize South Middle School and Maize South Elementary School, will undergo improvements this summer.
Save the date: Maize USD 266 job fairs
You are invited to attend Maize USD 266's Classified Job Fair events on July 20 and July 26 at Maize Middle School, 4600 N. Maize Road in Maize. Please stay tuned for additional information to come.
Kevin Roulhac to lead Maize Intermediate School in 2023-24
He previously worked as Maize Middle School Assistant Principal/Athletic Director and as a Maize High School social studies teacher, where he won the Kansas State Department of Education's Kansas Horizon Award in 2014.
Maize Pulse district e-newsletter
In August 2022, Maize USD 266 launched the Maize Pulse e-newsletter. It will be produced about once a month to help keep the Maize USD 266 community informed about news and updates related to the school district, including Maize Board of Education policies.
Connect. Learn. Lead.
Welcome, Dr. Raquel Greer, Superintendent of Schools
The Maize family welcomed Dr. Raquel Greer, who joins USD 266 as its Superintendent of Schools on July 1. Dr. Greer is eager to guide Maize USD 266 on a journey to refocus and reenergize on instruction and what kids need, she said. Dr. Greer, who has experience as an educator and a school counselor, said the community can expect her to value relationships, teamwork, and caring for people. She said the Maize USD 266 superintendent position was the only job she applied for and was drawn to join and lead the district because of its highly skilled employees, excellent reputation, and involvement of and support from an informed and caring community base. She has been an educator and community member in the Wichita area for 23 years and welcomes the opportunity to continue to get to know Maize and share more about herself.
Maize Education Foundation
Together, we can help students succeed.
Supporting students in defining and pursuing their individual versions of success is one of the greatest legacies we can leave for our community and one of the most important things we can do to build a better future.
In support of that belief, the Maize Education Foundation strives to partner with school leaders, community members, parents, and business owners in order to secure funding and develop partnerships that aid Maize educators in piloting educational and enrichment programs, developing new curriculum, and providing innovative experiential and project-based learning opportunities for all preK-12 students enrolled in the Maize School District.
Thank you to these businesses and organizations for believing in our students and educators and giving support through financial and in-kind gifts to the Maize Education Foundation.
Find out how you can help Maize students and educators.