Category Archive: General News

Aug
20

August Menus Available

Below are links to the August menus, menus subject to change. These links can always be found on the homepage of the McKinley PTA website, righthand side, under “Useful School Links.” August Breakfast Menu August Lunch Menu

Aug
20

Kids’ “Meet & Greet” with Teachers on August 29

Parents, caretakers and students are invited to meet their teachers for the 2018-19 school year on Wednesday, August 29 from 9am-10am. See you there!

Aug
20

“Meet McKinley” Night / Open House on Sept 6

Save the date! Meet your child’s teachers and get a sneak peek at the upcoming year at McKinley’s Open House on September 6, 7-8:30pm! Line up your childcare, this event is for parents and caretakers, thank you!

Aug
20

Looking for Volunteers for the Fall Book Fair

The PTA Fall Book Fair and Ice Cream Social will be held on Friday, September 7, 6:30-8:30pm in the McKinley School gym and cafeteria. This back-to-school event is a great way to encourage reading, bring McKinley families together and raise funds for the Reading Incentive Program. Kindergarteners get one sundae for free! Volunteer to help …

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Aug
20

Meet McKinley’s New Principal on August 23!

Join us on Thursday, August 23, 6-7pm in the McKinley School Cafeteria to meet McKinley’s new principal, Mrs. Teresa Gingrave. All families are invited to the meet & greet. Sweet treats will be served!

Aug
15

Summer Book Swap Friday is FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

THE FINAL SUMMER BOOK SWAP FRIDAY IS FRIDAY, AUGUST 17! Join us in the McKinley School Library from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Come get new books, visit with McKinley teachers and meet up with other McKinley readers. Here’s the Summer Book Swap Fridays schedule: August 17: 1:00pm-3:00pm McKinley School is fortunate to have been provided with a generous …

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Aug
08

Summer Book Swap Friday is FRIDAY, AUGUST 10

SUMMER BOOK SWAP FRIDAY IS FRIDAY, AUGUST 10! Join us in the McKinley School Library from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Come get new books, visit with McKinley teachers and meet up with other McKinley readers. Here’s the Summer Book Swap Fridays schedule: August 10 & 17: 1:00pm-3:00pm McKinley School is fortunate to have been provided with a generous …

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Aug
05

Summer Book Swap Days in August

SUMMER BOOK SWAP FRIDAY IN AUGUST Join us in the McKinley School Library from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Come get new books, visit with McKinley teachers and meet up with other McKinley readers. Here’s the Summer Book Swap Fridays schedule: August 10 & 17: 1:00pm-3:00pm McKinley School is fortunate to have been provided with a generous grant to …

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Aug
05

McKinley Playground Playdates in August!

Attention new and returning McKinley families! Please join old friends and meet new ones at the August playground playdates held at McKinley School. By request, the dates and times have been scattered to try to accommodate different schedules. We urge everyone to attend to become connected as we head into the new school year! Playground playdates: …

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Jul
25

Summer Book Swap Friday is FRIDAY, JULY 27

SUMMER BOOK SWAP FRIDAY IS FRIDAY, JULY 27! Join us in the McKinley School Library from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Come get new books, visit with McKinley teachers and meet up with other McKinley readers. Here’s the Summer Book Swap Fridays schedule: July 27: 1:00pm-3:00pm August 3, 10 & 17: 1:00pm-3:00pm McKinley School is fortunate to have been …

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Jul
18

Summer Book Swap Friday is FRIDAY, JULY 20

SUMMER BOOK SWAP FRIDAY IS FRIDAY, JULY 20! Join us in the McKinley School Library from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Come get new books, visit with McKinley teachers and meet up with other McKinley readers. Here’s the Summer Book Swap Fridays schedule: July 20 & 27: 1:00pm-3:00pm August 3, 10 & 17: 1:00pm-3:00pm McKinley School is fortunate to …

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Jul
10

Summer Book Swap Friday is FRIDAY, JULY 13

SUMMER BOOK SWAP FRIDAY IS FRIDAY, JULY 13! Join us in the McKinley School Library from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Come get new books, visit with McKinley teachers and meet up with other McKinley readers. Here’s the Summer Book Swap Fridays schedule: July 13, 20 & 27: 1:00pm-3:00pm August 3, 10 & 17: 1:00pm-3:00pm McKinley School is fortunate …

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Jul
09

“Meet McKinley” Night / Open House is September 12

Save the date! Meet your child’s teachers and get a sneak peek at the upcoming year at McKinley’s Open House on September 12, 7-8:30pm! Details TBD.

Jul
09

Fairfield Public Library’s McKinley Summer Reading Night is July 23

Fairfield Public Library’s Summer Reading Night for MCKINLEY SCHOOL is Monday, July 23, 7pm, Main Library! Be sure to register your child for the free summer reading program “Libraries Rock.” Lots of fun prizes, games and challenges! For more info & to register, click here.

Jun
28

Summer Book Swap Friday is TOMORROW, June 29

SUMMER BOOK SWAP FRIDAYS BEGIN TOMORROW, JUNE 29! Join us in the McKinley School Library from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Come get new books, visit with McKinley teachers and meet up with other McKinley readers. Here’s the Summer Book Swap Fridays schedule: June 29: 1:00pm-3:00pm July 13, 20 & 27: 1:00pm-3:00pm August 3, 10 & 17: 1:00pm-3:00pm McKinley …

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Jun
23

McKinley School Supply List for 2018-2019

School will be here before you know it so start your back to school shopping soon! Download the pdf version of the 2018-2019 school supply list here.

Jun
18

Summer Book Swap Days

McKinley School is fortunate to have been provided with a generous grant to purchase brand new books for our students to borrow over the summer. Your child has chosen a selection of books to read independently or with an adult. Please take advantage of our Summer Book Swap Days on Fridays in the McKinley School …

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Jun
18

Come Hear Some Laughs and Help Raise Money for Operation Warm

Grab some friends and attend “Comedy for a Cause” on Saturday, July 28, 7:30pm, at Fairfield University’s Gonzaga Auditorium. The Fairfield Fire Fighters Charitable Foundation raises money annually for “Operation Warm,” which makes sure that any Fairfield child that needs a warm winter coat, gets a warm winter coat. Many McKinley families directly benefit from …

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Jun
13

FPS Summer Math Packets Now Available

Have fun with math this summer! It’s everywhere…from cooking to navigating to playing board and card games to budgeting and more! The Fairfield Public Schools Summer Mathematics Packet is now available at your school and on the Fairfield Public Schools website HERE! Your child will receive a printed copy of the packet next week. DO MATH EVERY …

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Jun
13

Changes to Lunch Menu for June 20 & 21

June 20 and June 21 are early dismissal days, at 1:40pm, with June 21 being the last day of school. Lunch will be served both days (June menu here). Lunch on June 20 will be FRENCH TOAST STICKS and lunch on June 21 will be GRILLED CHEESE.

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