Urgent Phase 2 Information

Dear McKinley Families, This is an overview of important information for the families of children who are returning to site tomorrow. My apologies for the late delivery.  We've been hopping over here.  Please click on this link to view videos and review slide deck.   In partnership, Deb GandertonMcKinley Principal

Joint Use Park Returning to School Hours

McKinley Families and Community Members, We are so excited to have our students return to site! Preparations are underway and changes are being made so we return to a safe and secure campus. The Joint Use Park (JUP) will return to school use on Monday, April 12th. The park will be secured for students only … Continue reading Joint Use Park Returning to School Hours

McKinley’s Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (J.E.D.I).

Dear Fellow McKinley Community Members,  A few months ago, some of us in our school community came together to share our concerns regarding the many injustices our Black, Brown, and other marginalized communities were experiencing. After several conversations we agreed we wanted to establish a Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (J.E.D.I.) at McKinley Elementary. … Continue reading McKinley’s Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (J.E.D.I).

Phase 2 Presentation & Survey

Families, if you were unable to attend any of Ms. Ganderton's overview sessions, please click on link for a copy of the presentation. Reminder to complete the District Survey and also McKinley specific survey before 8:00 PM tonight. Dear McKinley Families, The district generated a survey for parents and is asking for input to determine … Continue reading Phase 2 Presentation & Survey

Message from Principal – Phase 2

Dear McKinley Families, The district generated a survey for parents and is asking for input to determine if your child will remain at home engaged in online instruction or if they will return to school onsite. We realize families need additional information in order to plan for what best meets the needs of their child(ren). … Continue reading Message from Principal – Phase 2

Tentative Agreement for Return to School

SDEA and the District reached a tentative agreement late Sunday afternoon which teachers will now be asked to vote to ratify. The proposed agreement would need ⅔ of SDSD certificated staff in order to pass, however I believe it will be adopted. Although I'd anticipated the agreement would establish a district-wide model for the elementary … Continue reading Tentative Agreement for Return to School