Maple Valley - Anthon Oto Community Schools
  • Fifth grade students with Week 1's 3-5 winner, "Mr. Ferris and His Wheel"
  • Vote for Books! Week 2 winning title for the 3-5 level with some 4th grade students
  • Vote for Books! Week 2 winning title for K-2 grade level with some kindergarten students
  • Mapleton Mayor Donna Shaw brought to life the story, “The First Thanksgiving” for the students in 1st/2nd grade!
  • 5th grade students doing a science experiment of the Earth's Spheres.
  • 5th grade student doing a science experiment of the Earth's Spheres.
  • 5th grader reads to his preschool reading buddy
  • Award winners at the Reading Celebration
  • Award winners at the Reading Celebration
  • 4th graders reading poems during the Reading Celebration
  • 3rd graders sharing during the Reading Celebration
  • Students receive awards for having perfect attendance for the first 100 days.
  • 5th grade having fun playing a spelling review game
  • Happy Valentines Day!
  • 5th Graders at the Parade of Bands
  • Kindergarten enjoying a book during Read Across America
  • Dr. Seuss CrAzY socks day‼️
  • 4th & 5th Graders made this during indoor recess

Mapleton Elementary Overview - Phone - 712-881-1319

Our Mission

The board of education, staff, and volunteers of the Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Community School shall be responsible for developing the intellectual, physical, emotional, social, and creative skills which will enable students to become productive, caring citizens in an ever changing world.


Remember to sign up for the activity shuttle bus each day BY NOON when you need to ride it. The handbook states that there is a $5.00 fee for not complying with this rule that WILL be enforced.

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Contact Us

  • Anthon Building: 1 712 373 5246
  • High School: 1 712 881 1317
  • Mapleton Elementary: 1 712 881 1319
  • Mapleton Supt: 1 712 881 1315

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  • Anthon Office: 1 712 373 5326
  • Mapleton Office: 1 712 881 1316


  • Anthon Office: 110 West Division Street Anthon, IA 51004  |  View Map »
  • Mapleton Office: 501 South 7th Street Mapleton, IA 51034  |  View Map »

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