SoNo Fest 2022 Sponsor Shout-Outs

Dear McKinley Friends and Families, Let’s give some loving shout outs to this year’s SoNo Fest sponsors so that our McKinley family can support these wonderful businesses throughout the year! Benefactor SponsorBuona Forchetta - Started in 2011 as a tiny Italian restaurant nestled on a leafy corner of San Diego’s South Park neighborhood, Buona Forchetta … Continue reading SoNo Fest 2022 Sponsor Shout-Outs

Community Chili is Saturday, December 3 at 1:00-4:00pm

The countdown is on! Community Chili is this Saturday, December 3 from 1:00-4:00pm! We hope you will join us for McKinley Elementary's fundraiser and local tradition since 1996 where friends and neighbors of SDCC and McKinley gather to buy handmade ceramic chili bowls and share, taste, and vote for the best neighborhood chili. There will … Continue reading Community Chili is Saturday, December 3 at 1:00-4:00pm

SoNo Fest Supplies – Additional Help Needed

Hi McKinley Families! With the 2022 SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-Off just around the corner, we are looking for help with a few more supply needs to make the event work and help reduce costs. The event uses many thousand cups for use in the Beer Garden which need to be restocked each year. To … Continue reading SoNo Fest Supplies – Additional Help Needed

Jog-A-Thon Prize #1- Dance Performance

Now that we've reached our fundraising goals, it's time to enjoy the prizes! The first Jog-A-Thon prize we're rolling out is the Dance Performance. On Tuesday, Nov 15th during their lunch periods, students will enjoy a live dance performance by En Fuego, a hip hop dance group. They will teach the kids some dance moves … Continue reading Jog-A-Thon Prize #1- Dance Performance

Sign Up to Perform on the SoNo Kids Fest Stage!!!

Sign up to Perform on the Kids Fest Stage! Get your act together!! We are looking for stars to shine on the kids stage at SoNo fest! Are you a singer? Part of a band? Aspiring Stand Up Comedian? Want to do your thing from the last variety show or a group song from your … Continue reading Sign Up to Perform on the SoNo Kids Fest Stage!!!

Jog-A-Thon Results!

Hello McKinley Community, We did it! The community raised over $100,000 which is a new all time record. This means the kids will get a Dance Performance, New Percussion Instruments, New Pollinator Garden and the grand prize... a Snow Day! The students did amazing during the Jog-A-Thon, running a total of 5,764 laps which equates … Continue reading Jog-A-Thon Results!