We appreciate your interest in all the great things happening at MAX. Caring parents and a supportive community play an important role in educating our children. This site was designed to provide you with important and up-to-date information about MAX. Education changes lives, and the better informed you are, the more power you’ll have to influence and inspire our youth.
We’ve included helpful information that you may need throughout the school year. View our calendar to see upcoming events, schedules, and important dates at MAX. Read about our namesake Maxine Giardina. View messages from our Chairman Jake Giardina, the President of Nicholls State University Stephen Hulbert, and our Director Ms. Linda Musson, Teach to Teach, L.C.C.
If you have a question or comment, please contact us.
News and Reminders
Please note The MAX Charter School PTA “Junk in Your Trunk” Sale has been rescheduled for Saturday, November 2nd from 7 -11 A.M. at MAX Charter School.
The Maxine Giardina Charter School Board of Directors will hold its next monthly meeting on the second Thursday of the month– November 14, 2013, at 9:00 A.M. at The MAX Charter School on the Nicholls State University campus. Meetings are usually scheduled for the first Thursday of each month. The December meeting will be held on December 5, 2013.
The updated STUDENT.PARENT HANDBOOK 2013-2014 is now available. Please refer to this handbook for information on the new calendar and dress code policy.
The Louisiana Center for Dyslexia at Nicholls State University is pleased to announce an exciting workshop opportunity on January 13-15, 2014. Please see the attached flier for workshop information and registration. Dyslexia screening flyer
For information on school accountability, please visit this link STAND_Accountability.
Did You Know…
Dyslexia is the most common learning disability.
- It is a language-based learning disability that affects people with average to above- average intelligence.
- There are many successful people with dyslexia. They are proof that being dyslexic does not limit an individual’s future.
- Dyslexia is a language-based learning difference that can fall anywhere on the spectrum from annoyance to severe limitation.
- It affects more than reading, such as math skills, and is life-long.
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