The McKinley Elementary Community remembers Ms. Pat Taylor, the founder of the school's Independent Readers' Book Club, who passed away this December 2020. Former McKinley Student Emily Mattson, 19, recalls Ms. Pat's Book Club as a “coveted program. To get an adult to give you individual attention about a book you read made you feel … Continue reading Remembering Ms. Pat, McKinley Elementary Independent Readers’ Book Club (2001-2018)
Dear San Diego Unified community, This afternoon, I visited with our dedicated school nurses, administrators and partners from UC San Diego Health, who are providing free COVID-19 tests to eligible students and staff at Penn Elementary. I also took a COVID-19 test, and I am pleased to report the test was fast and painless. We … Continue reading A Message from our Superintendent
McKinley PTC Meeting and Cyber Education Presentation will take place on Wednesday, January 20th. McKinley PTC is pleased to engage Jon Moffat of Cyber Education Services to discuss cyber risks for children. Mr. Moffat will provide tips to navigate the newest trends in technology with your family. Please fill out the registration form to obtain … Continue reading Register for the PTC Meeting & Cyber Education Presentation
Dear McKinley Families, After much consideration we on the yearbook team have decided that a 2020-21 yearbook is not a possibility given our current situation. Normally we have, at a minimum, school photos for every student and teacher. Since that is not happening this year, we feel we have no choice to move forward since … Continue reading 2020-21 Yearbook
Please save the date for the next PTC meeting on January 20th. McKinley PTC is pleased to engage Jon Moffat of Cyber Education Services to discuss some of the latest phone apps that could put you and your child at risk. We invite you to attend this presentation so that you can get tips to … Continue reading PTC Meeting & Cyber Education Presentation
Appreciation and humble thanks to all for the success of McKinley’s first ever Holiday Gift Giving Drive. 14 families asked for support during these very hard times and the community rallied to gather over 250 individual gifts and gift cards to grocery & essential stores. The generosity of the McKinley community is extraordinary and we … Continue reading Operation Holiday Giving Success!