Home of the Soaring Eagles

Welcome to McKinney Elementary School

Welcome to James McKinney Elementary school...home of the SOARing eagles! We are an exciting school community that offers Neighbourhood and Montessori programs for students. We have 328 wonderful students and approximately 30 amazing staff members who create a vibrant and passionate school community. We are supported by a great social responsibility program called S.O.A. R. (Safe, Ownership, Accepting and Respectful) where students and staff work together to SOAR every day!

School News

Reminder--Pro D Day on Monday, Sept.25

Monday, Sept.25th is a Professional Development Day for staff.  There will be no school in session.

Meet the Teacher and Potluck Night

Come and meet your child's teacher! The evening begins at 5:45. You can go to your child's homeroom class and meet their teacher. If you have more than one child, you can then...

Message from Richmond Superintendent

Attached is a letter from Sherry Elwood, the Superintendent of the Richmond School District about the effects of the new class size and composition ruling made by the Supreme...

First Day of School Information

Our first day of school for 2017-18 will be Tuesday, September 5th.  Students in Grades 1 to 7 will attend school for one hour from 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.  In most cases, students...

Have a Wonderful Summer!

Thank you for a great year!  We wish you a safe and happy summer.  See you in September!