Extended Day For Learning - EDL
The Extended Day for Learning Program (EDL) features both math and reading instruction and enrichment opportunities for K-5 students. Maxfield offers two options for extended day programs. EDL programs feature fun and engaging activities to help students improve thier academic skills as well as opportunities for them to take enrichment classes where they can explore new abilities and interests. Participation is voluntary and is provided free of charge.
Students in grades 4 and 5 may choose to learn to play a musical instrument, which is taught in small and large group ensembles by a certified music teacher.
The YMCA School Success Program includes transportation, Transportation is provided for:
- Students living more than 1/2 mile from school.
- Students living less than 1/2 mile from school will participate in a supervised walking line.
Project SPIRIT is a 5-day per week program that runs Monday through Friday. The hours for the program are 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. The dates for the program typically follow the Saint Paul Public Schools Extended Day program calendar.
Transportation home is not provided. Parents/guardians are expected to pick up their children.
Project SPIRIT is a collaboration between the Saint Paul Area Council of Churches and Maxfield Elementary.
YMCA School Success Program
The YMCA School Success Program is a 4-day per week program that runs Monday through Thursday. The hours for the program are 3:00 PM to 4:45 PM. The dates for the program follow the Saint Paul Public Schools Extended Day program calendar.
The program is a collaboration between the YMCA, Saint Paul Public Schools, and Maxfield Elementary. Transportation home is provided by Saint Paul Public Schools and follows the district's transportation guidelines, rules, and procedures.
Darius Lyles is the Program Coordinator for the School Success Program at Maxfield. He can be reached by phone at 312-479-7674 or by email at Darius.Lyles@ymcatwincities.org