McKinley Families are welcome to attend the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Student Series assemblies this Monday, Feb 24 (Auditorium). The following is a schedule change: TK, K, 1st & 2nd Grades: 08:40 AM (immediately after the Monday-morning blacktop assembly.) 3rd, 4th & 5th Grades: 09:15 AM. To learn more about McKinley's LLS "Pennies for … Continue reading UPDATE: LLS Student Series Assemblies Schedule Change: Feb 24, 08:40 & 09:15 AM.
McKinley’s Lymphoma Leukemia Society (LLS) “Pennies for Patients” campaign is coming up: Feb 24 - March 6, 2020. LLS research fundraising involves McKinley Kids in a charitable activity that promotes IB Learner Profile qualities, specifically Caring. This year, in the spirit of charity, McKinley Students will forgo prizes and also donate the end-of-campaign Olive Garden-sponsored … Continue reading McKinley Families Welcome at LLS Student Series School Assemblies: Feb 24, 9 – 10 AM
McKinley Students took action in caring for a cause and raised a record-breaking $7,149.61 for our school’s annual Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) "Pennies for Patients” charity fundraiser!! Top-of-the-List goes to Mr. Ghahary's 5th Graders who together donated $713.40!! Their coins collection included 907 quarters, 533 dimes, 438 nickels & 1594 pennies!! Congratulations also to … Continue reading Leukemia & Lymphoma Society “Pennies for Patients” 2019
Please bring your Leukemia & Lymphoma (LLS) "Pennies for Patients" collection boxes back to school on Friday, April 26. ALL donations, pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters, are welcome. Cash and checks (made out to "Leukemia and Lymphoma Society") are also accepted. Every Hero needs a Squad. Heroes need us, Students, Parents and Educators in their Squad … Continue reading LLS “Pennies for Patients” Donations to be Collected Friday, April 26
Come to the January 30 PTC Meeting to hear about how McKinley can take the annual "Pennies for Patients" program beyond fundraising for a cause. The San Diego Campaign Manager for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Student Series will discuss the proposal to introduce a student assembly and a new STEM curriculum about researching cures … Continue reading Join McKinley’s “Pennies for Patients” Hero Squad!”
In Spring 2018, McKinley Kids raised a grand total of $6,320 for the “Pennies for Patients” annual charity fundraiser. This was McKinley Elementary’s most generous donation ever to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)! “Pennies for Patients” is a science-based, service-learning program. LLS connects schools with local blood cancer patients, and allows students to see … Continue reading Join McKinley’s Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Hero Squad! “Pennies for Patients” 2019