Welcome Mrs. Willoughby!

I am pleased to announce that Merrilee Willoughby will be joining McKinley as a Kindergarten Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year! Many of you may know Merrilee - she subbed for an entire year in a kindergarten classroom and her two sons have attended our school. When Merrilee was notified of her assignment she said, … Continue reading Welcome Mrs. Willoughby!

Happy Earth Day from Ms. Marney

Hello McKinley Families, I just wanted to say hello and wish everyone a Happy Earth Day! I sure do miss the students and our McKinley Family, and hope you all are staying healthy, calm, and safe. Earth Day is April 22 and I’ve provided some lessons to the teachers to use in their online classrooms, … Continue reading Happy Earth Day from Ms. Marney

DIY Physical Education Equipment

Hello McKinley Families, Below you can find, a video message recorded by our PE Teacher Ms. Tennies with very helpful information and tips about DIY Physical Education Equipment. Please take a look.  I just want to reach out to all of  you this week. Please, check out this first ever video that I have recorded … Continue reading DIY Physical Education Equipment

Sneak Peek of 59th Annual McKinley Variety Show

Dear McKinley Community, Enjoy a sneak peek of this year’s Variety Show! Johno, our awesome videographer and parent volunteer, recorded two performances during the school assemblies. We feel fortunate to have these now available in the McKinley Vimeo Channel. Thanks Johno! The first video is a musical performance by our talented 5th grade participants and … Continue reading Sneak Peek of 59th Annual McKinley Variety Show

Behind-the-Scenes Look at SoNo Fest 2019

Something really special was created for the families at McKinley and everyone who helps put SoNo Fest and Chili Cook-Off together every year. Dennis Stein, who owns the UPS Store on University & Bancroft and does great work for the North Park community, approached us last fall asking if he could document the SoNo Fest … Continue reading Behind-the-Scenes Look at SoNo Fest 2019