School Information

  • Maximo Elementary -  Home of the Mariners  Maximo Elementary -  Home of the Mariners 

    Address: 4850 31st St. S. St. Petersburg, FL 33712 

    Phone: (727) 893-2191

    Fax: (727) 893-5525

    Principal: Lisa Austin 

    Student Hours: 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM 

    Office Hours: 7:45 AM- 3:45 PM - Student supervision begins at 8:00 AM  

    Points of Pride

    • Computers and technology: Each classroom has a SMART Board, overhead projector, ELMO document camera, as well as computers for student use; computer lab; several mobile lap top carts; broadcasting equipment; campus-wide wireless access
    • Teacher mini grant recipients
    • All classroom teachers are highly qualified
    • Community garden on campus integrated into instructional program
    • Reading is Fundamental (RIF) book distribution program for all students
    • College tour for all fourth and fifth grade students 


    Special Services & Programs

    • Title I program that provides a variety of enhanced student learning and parent training opportunities
    • Extended Learning Program to provide additional instruction in reading and math to many students
    • Gifted and Talented Education
    • Olweus Bullying Prevention Program implemented at all grade levels
    • Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
    • School Advisory Council (SAC)
    • Fourth and fifth grade chorus
    • Maximo Elementary Television Production Club
    • Mandatory school uniforms
    • Pack-a-Sack weekend meals program
    • Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) program

    School Mission
    The mission of Maximo Elementary is to provide rigorous educational opportunities, promote highest student achievement, and inspire students to become leaders beyond the classroom. 

    School Vision
    To provide every scholar with an equitable and rigorous standards-based instruction in order for him/her to successfully make a least a year's growth of learning.