Hi McKinley Families!Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week will be May 3rd to May 7th. We are so very grateful every year for our amazing teachers and staff and this year they have once again shown us why we are so lucky to be at McKinley! So let’s come together to thank and celebrate this amazing … Continue reading Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week – May 3rd to May 7th
McKinley Parent, Alex Oat has generously offered to hold a contactless and distanced photoshoot for all McKinley families. Where: McKinley Elementary on Felton St.When: April 7th and 8th, 3:30 - 6:00 PMWho: Any McKinley student, siblings, or staff How: No need to sign up. Photos will take 5 minutes MAX. Contactless photoshoot. 2 backdrops available. … Continue reading Spring Photos – April 7 & 8
The SoNo Fest campaign will close on December 18th and next Sunday, December 20th is the last pickup. We have surpassed $10,000, but still have plenty of bowls & gear to sell. If we sell all our inventory we could pass $15K, but if you tell a friend we could potentially reach our goal of … Continue reading Last Week of SoNo Fest 2020
SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-Off usually takes place on the first Sunday in December. It is a major street festival and fundraiser that takes place on the corner of 32nd & Thorn. Naturally, due to the ongoing pandemic, there is no way an event of this type could take place this year. A campaign is … Continue reading SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-Off 2020!
Let’s Team Up! McKinley PTC is hosting volunteer information sessions on Friday, March 20th to get new volunteers involved in PTC events, activities and committees. Three sessions – morning, afternoon and evening will be available to provide for a variety of schedules. This is an informal drop-in session to talk to PTC Committee members who … Continue reading Let’s Team Up! on March 20th
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