Category Archive: School News

Apr
26

McKinley Carnival is THIS WEEKEND, April 27-29!

One of the area’s best carnivals, the McKinley Carnival, is coming up soon at Jennings Beach on April 27, 28 and 29. Entertaining games and rides, lots of tasty treats, volunteer opportunities and tons of fun, $25 unlimited ride wristbands…what could be a better way to spend the weekend? The Carnival is McKinley PTA’s largest …

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Apr
19

Upcoming Info for the Week of April 20 – April 27 (and the weekend!)

Here’s what’s happening the week of April 20-27 (and Carnival weekend)! For event details, visit the Calendar at http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note info is subject to change. Check the website for the most up-to-date school and PTA info, flyers and more. EVENTS Friday, April 20: Zumba Relay for Life fundraiser, info here Friday, April 20: Mix-Match Day, info …

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Apr
17

McKinley Carnival is April 27-29!

One of the area’s best carnivals, the McKinley Carnival, is coming up soon at Jennings Beach on April 27, 28 and 29. Entertaining games and rides, lots of tasty treats, volunteer opportunities and tons of fun, $25 unlimited ride wristbands…what could be a better way to spend the weekend? The Carnival is McKinley PTA’s largest …

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Apr
17

Get Moving: Zumba Relay for Life Fundraiser Is April 20

Support the McKinley Dolphin team and the American Cancer Society in this Relay for Life fundraiser! Zumba instructor Lindsay Morrell will lead Zumba from 7:00-8:00pm on FRIDAY, April 20 in the gym. $5/person, cash or check (made out to American Cancer Society), due by April 19 to Mrs. Bonenfant. Click HERE for the form to …

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Apr
17

Mix-Match Day is Friday, April 20!

Join us for Mix-Match Day on Friday, April 20! $2 donations accepted to support McKinley’s Dolphin Relay Team to raise money for cancer research. Download the form HERE and submit with $2 to Mrs. Bonenfant by April 20. We can’t wait to see how well you mix and match!

Apr
12

Upcoming Info for the Week of April 13 – April 20

Here’s what’s happening the week of April 13-20 (and a bit beyond)! For event details, visit the Calendar at http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note info is subject to change. Check the website for the most up-to-date school and PTA info, flyers and more. EVENTS Thursday, April 19: PTA Volunteer Recruitment Fair, 7pm, info here Thursday, April 19: PTA General Membership …

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Apr
11

Mix-Match Day is April 20!

Join us for Mix-Match Day on Friday, April 20! $2 donations accepted to support McKinley’s Dolphin Relay Team to raise money for cancer research. Download the form HERE and submit with $2 to Mrs. Bonenfant by April 20. We can’t wait to see how well you mix and match!

Apr
11

Zumba Relay for Life Fundraiser Is April 20

Support the McKinley Dolphin team and the American Cancer Society in this Relay for Life fundraiser! Zumba instructor Lindsay Morrell will lead Zumba from 7:00-8:00pm on FRIDAY, April 20 in the gym. $5/person, cash or check (made out to American Cancer Society), due by April 19 to Mrs. Bonenfant. Click HERE for the form to …

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Apr
05

Upcoming Info for the Week of April 6 – April 13

Here’s what’s happening BEYOND the week of April 6-13! HAPPY SPRING BREAK! For event details, visit the Calendar at http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note info is subject to change. Check the website for the most up-to-date school and PTA info, flyers and more. EVENTS Thursday, April 19: PTA Volunteer Recruitment Fair, 7pm, info here Thursday, April 19: PTA General Membership …

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Apr
05

Dress Your Best for Mix-Match Day on April 20

Join us for Mix-Match Day on Friday, April 20! $2 donations accepted to support McKinley’s Dolphin Relay Team to raise money for cancer research. Download the form HERE and submit with $2 to Mrs. Bonenfant by April 20. We can’t wait to see how well you mix and match!

Apr
02

Help Raise Money for “Jump Rope for Heart” This Week During Lunch

This week, during Monday, Wednesday and Friday lunch shifts, Student Council will be selling items to raise money for the American Heart Association. They will be selling Scare Monsters, Heart Hero pins, bracelets, pencils and more. DOWNLOAD THE FLYER HERE to see the full assortment of items available for sale.  

Apr
02

Buy Your Teacher Raffle Tickets on April 4 During Spring Book Fair

The last day of teacher raffles is April 4! Your child may win the chance to enjoy a unique experience with his/her teacher or staff member. Make slime, enjoy a manicure, build a terrarium – these are just a sampling of the activities donated by our teachers/staff. Take advantage of this unique opportunity and spread …

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Apr
02

Last Spring Book Fair is April 4

The final Spring Book Fair will be held during parent conferences on Wednesday, April 4 (2:00pm-4:00pm). Swing by to pick up some new books to read over spring break! And new this year, teacher wish lists for books! Teachers will be given the opportunity to preview the books and write up a wish list for their classrooms. If …

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Apr
02

2017-2018 Yearbook Orders Deadline Extended to April 6

Be sure to order your McKinley School 2017-2018 yearbook! Yearbooks are $16 each. There are two ways to place an order BY APRIL 6: Online using a credit card: Go to ybpay.lifetouch.com and enter our school’s passcode: 13488718 to create an account to place your order Order form using cash/check: Print the image of the order form …

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Apr
02

Join Us for the Zumba Relay for Life Fundraiser on April 20

UPDATE: Zumba is now FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 7:00-8:00pm in the gym! Support the McKinley Dolphin team and the American Cancer Society in this Relay for Life fundraiser! Zumba instructor Lindsay Morrell will lead Zumba from 7:00-8:00pm on FRIDAY, April 20 in the gym. $5/person, cash or check (made out to American Cancer Society), due by …

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Mar
28

April Menus Available

Below are links to the March 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.” April Breakfast Menu April Lunch Menu

Mar
22

Upcoming Info for the Week of March 23 – March 30

Here’s what’s happening during the week of March 23 – March 30! For event details, visit the Calendar at http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note info is subject to change. Check the website for the most up-to-date school and PTA info, flyers and more. EVENTS Saturday, March 24: Hatch Into Spring, (decision to hold it March 24 due to …

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Mar
22

We Need a Few More Book Fair Volunteers

Calling all volunteers! The Spring Book Fairs will be held during parent conferences on Wednesday, March 28 (6:00pm-8:00pm), Thursday, March 29 (2:00pm-4:00pm) and Wednesday, April 4 (2:00pm-4:00pm). We need your help! Please click HERE to view the various volunteer opportunities available. Thank you!  

Mar
22

2017-2018 Yearbook Orders Due by March 29

Be sure to order your McKinley School 2017-2018 yearbook! Yearbooks are $16 each. There are two ways to place an order BY MARCH 29: Online using a credit card: Go to ybpay.lifetouch.com and enter our school’s passcode: 13488718 to create an account to place your order Order form using cash/check: Print the image of the order form …

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Mar
16

Upcoming Info for the Week of March 16 – March 24

Here’s what’s happening during the week of March 16 – March 24! For event details, visit the Calendar at http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note info is subject to change. Check the website for the most up-to-date school and PTA info, flyers and more. EVENTS Saturday, March 17: McKinley Girl Scouts Cookie Sale, info here Monday, March 19: Screening …

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