McKinley Parent Input Meeting

As I shared last week, this will be my last year as Principal at McKinley. The District has a rigorous process for selecting site administrators, and staff and parent input are deeply valued. Our Area Superintendent, Mitzi Merino, is hosting an online opportunity for parents to provide input on what they value and seek in … Continue reading McKinley Parent Input Meeting

California School Parent Survey

Hello McKinley families,We would really appreciate your help. Each year we ask parents and caregivers to complete the California School Parent Survey. The purpose of this survey is to obtain parent perceptions about the school.Your participation is voluntary, though important. The information you providewill help guide district and school efforts to promote safety, enhance learning … Continue reading California School Parent Survey

Revised Mask Mandates – Changes to Outdoor Use

Dear McKinley School Community, We received news from SDUSD updating our masking guidelines for staff and students. Masks are now OPTIONAL for staff and students on campus while outdoors. Outdoor time is: RecessLunchArrival/DismissalOutdoor PE (Physical Education) Masks are STILL REQUIRED for all staff and students regardless of vaccination status while in all indoor spaces including … Continue reading Revised Mask Mandates – Changes to Outdoor Use

Free Mask Friday

Principal Ganderton communicated to parents earlier this week that CDC and SDUSD mask guidelines have recently been updated and it is strongly recommended that students wear high filtration masks (ex KN95, KF94) to school as experts have found these are better than cloth and surgical masks in stopping the transmission of COVID-19 during this current … Continue reading Free Mask Friday

Counselor’s Welcome Message

Hello McKinley Families! I hope you all had a restful break. My name is Heather Nauton and I am the school counselor at McKinley this year. I am here to provide a variety of student supports including: Individual counselingGroup counselingCrisis interventionSocial emotional classroom lessons504 coordinationST coordinationConsultation with students, staff, and families. Feel free to read … Continue reading Counselor’s Welcome Message

Updated COVID Decision Tree (updated Jan 10, 2022)

McKinley Families,Things are evolving and our District is making revisions as appropriate.Here is the latest update to the COVID Decision Tree. More information can be found on the San Diego County Office of Education website. We will be sending two additional communications in the next few days - one is related to masks and the other … Continue reading Updated COVID Decision Tree (updated Jan 10, 2022)