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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 and our Director Ms. Linda Musson, Teach to Teach, L.C.C.

Our Helpful Links page provides time-saving resources for students, parents, and teachers.  Read what others are asking on the Frequently Asked Questions page.  You’ll find there’s much more too!

If you have a question or comment, please contact us.

News and Reminders

The Maxine Giardina Charter School Board of Directors will hold its next monthly meeting on Thursday, February 4, 2016, at 9:00 A.M. at The MAX Charter School on the Nicholls State University campus. MAX Board meetings are usually scheduled for the first Thursday of each month. The March meeting will be held on Thursday, March 3, 2016.

The MAX Charter School’s Open Enrollment Period will be held January 6 through March 2, 2016. You may obtain a copy of the Application Packet by clicking the link below, by calling 985-227-9500, or by visiting the school.

2016 Admissions Application Packet

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MAX Charter is excited to announce its 8th Annual Race for Their Future 5K Race Fest will be held Saturday, March 5, 2016 at Peltier Park in Thibodaux, LA.  For details concerning the run, Disney Raffle, or how to contribute, please click the link to Race 2016.

If you are interested in purchasing raffle tickets for our Family Disney Vacation valued at $5,000, please call the school 985-227-9500. Other prizes include themed baskets valued at $200 or more each. The cost is $5.00 per entry. Tickets are on sale now!

The Louisiana Center for Dyslexia and Related Learning Disorders will host two college readiness nights on the Nicholls State University Campus.

College Readiness Flier


Homework Louisiana offers FREE online tutoring and academic resources from Tutor.com for Louisiana residents from kindergarten students through adult learners. Get help in math, science, social studies or English from a live tutor. The services can be accessed from a Louisiana public library, from your home computer or from your mobile device at http://www.homeworkla.org/

For weather-related and emergency school closing information please check the Emergency Information section.

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