Category Archive: School News

Dec
07

Donate to the American Legion Troop #143 Toy Drive by December 11

Give a child a reason to smile this holiday season! Monday, December 11 is the deadline to donate new, unwrapped toys for the American Legion Troop #143 Annual Toy Drive. Toys are presented to the Veterans who then donate to local hospitals and children in need through the Fairfield Police Department. Please consider donating. The donation box …

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Dec
07

Holiday Shop Fundraiser Runs Tuesday-Thursday, December 12-14

Another popular 5th grade fundraiser is here! The Holiday Shop will run December 12-14 and students in 1st through 5th grades can buy presents for their friends and family. Items range in price from 25 cents to $10. There are items for friends, parents, siblings and grandparents. We will provide free gift tags and bags …

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Dec
07

MONDAY, Dec 11 is the Deadline to Donate to the American Legion Troop #143 Toy Drive

Give a child a reason to smile this holiday season! Monday, December 11 is the deadline to donate new, unwrapped toys for the American Legion Troop #143 Annual Toy Drive. Toys are presented to the Veterans who then donate to local hospitals and children in need through the Fairfield Police Department. Please consider donating. The donation box …

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Nov
30

Upcoming Info for the Week of December 1 – 8

Here’s what’s happening during the week of December 1-8! 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, December 1: Winter Read In, 7-8:30pm, details here Sunday, December 3: Wonder movie screening with the Kindness …

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Nov
30

Class Photo Retake Day is December 7

Class picture retake day is Thursday, December 7!

Nov
30

Take a Tag from the “Giving Tree!”

It’s time for McKinley School’s annual “Giving Tree!” Every year, McKinley School Social Worker Ms. Miller identifies McKinley students in need and puts gift tags on the main office window for McKinley families to take. Many items on the children’s wish lists are very humble gifts that are necessities like shoes, coats, etc. Some are toys. The …

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Nov
29

McKinley Holiday Show and Concert Schedule

Celebrate the season by attending McKinley School’s holiday shows and concerts this December! Here’s your handy guide to this December’s festivities: Wednesday, December 6, 10:00am and 7:00pm – McKinley School Holiday Concert, featuring the Advanced String Orchestra, the 5th Grade Chorus and the McKinley Singers Monday, December 11, 7:00pm – McKinley School PTA Holiday Show …

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Nov
29

Info for Performers in December 6 Holiday Concert

Here are the details for those perfuming in the December 6 Holiday Concert, featuring the Advanced String Orchestra, the McKinley Singers and the 5th Grade Chorus, at 10:00am and 7:00pm. This applies to all 5th graders and 4th graders in McKinley Singers.

Nov
29

December Menus Now Available

Below are links to the December 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.” December Breakfast Menu December Lunch Menu

Nov
29

Join Us for the Winter Read-In on Friday, December 1

Join us for the Winter Read-In, a free PTA-sponsored event on Friday, December 1, 7-8:30pm in the McKinley School Library! Refreshments and activities provided for children. This event is designed to encourage reading. Parents and children (from K to 5th grade) are invited to learn more about the digital resources available at McKinley School to support …

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Nov
29

Donate Toys to the American Legion Troop #143 Toy Drive by December 11

Give a child a reason to smile this holiday season! Monday, December 11 is the deadline to donate new, unwrapped toys for the American Legion Troop #143 Annual Toy Drive. Toys are presented to the Veterans who then donate to local hospitals and children in need through the Fairfield Police Department. Please consider donating. The donation box …

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Nov
09

Upcoming PTA Info for the Week of November 10-17

Here’s what’s happening during the week of November 10-17! For event details, visit the Calendar at http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note info is subject to change and only PTA-related items (other than school closures and some BoE info) are listed here and on the website. Check the website for the most up-to-date PTA info, flyers and more. EVENTS …

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Nov
09

School Picture Retake/Absentee Day is November 17

School picture retake day is Friday, November 17! Here are the criteria for those wanting retakes: Any student not satisfied with original portrait – return your complete package minus the class picture to the photographer on retake day. Any student who was absent on the original day whether you are purchasing a package or not. …

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Nov
02

Looking for Local Veterans and Refreshments for Veterans Day Assembly

Veterans Day is our chance to thank our local Veterans and active service men and women for their service to our country. The Veterans Day Assembly will be held Monday, November 13, 9:15am. The PTA is looking for volunteers to provide refreshments for our visiting Veterans and guests that day. Baked goods and breakfast items are appreciated. Please …

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Oct
26

Upcoming PTA Info for the Week of October 27 – November 4

Here’s what’s happening during the week of October 27 – November 4! For event details, visit the Calendar at http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note info is subject to change and only PTA-related items (other than school closures and some BoE info) are listed here and on the website. Check the website for the most up-to-date PTA info, flyers and …

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Oct
12

Early Dismissal Days in October: 17, 19, 25 & 26

Start making plans for FOUR early dismissal days in October! Tuesday, October 17, 1:40pm dismissal (professional development) Thursday, October 19, 1:40pm dismissal (fall parent-teacher conferences) Wednesday, October 25, 1:40pm dismissal (fall parent-teacher conferences) Thursday, October 26, 1:40pm dismissal (fall parent-teacher conferences)  

Oct
04

Sign Up to Host a Country Table at McKinley World’s Fair

Come show your pride for your country! We are looking for people to represent their countries at the 2017 McKinley World’s Fair on Saturday, November 4, 10:30am-2:30pm!! Multiple families can share a table from the same country. This year’s theme is Famous Landmarks. Table set up is Friday night, November 3. Sign up online HERE …

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Oct
04

School Picture Retake/Absentee Day is November 17

School picture retake day is Friday, November 17! Here are the criteria for those wanting retakes: Any student not satisfied with original portrait – return your complete package minus the class picture to the photographer on retake day. Any student who was absent on the original day whether you are purchasing a package or not. …

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Sep
28

Upcoming Events for the Week of September 29 – October 6

Here’s what’s happening during the week of September 29 – October 6! For event details and to see the calendar, visit http://mckinleyschoolpta.org/events/. Please note that this list is subject to change. Be sure to check the website for the most up-to-date info, flyers and more! EVENTS Friday, September 29: Picture Day! Order details here. Friday, October …

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Sep
28

October Menus Now Available

Below are links to the October 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.”September Breakfast Menu October Breakfast Menu October Lunch Menu

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