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 340 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

September 3rd First Day of School Routines

Tuesday, September 3rd will be the first day of school for 2019-20.  Students in Gr.1-7 will attend for one hour from 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.  Generally speaking, students will...

Summer Holidays Are Here!

We've had a great year at McKinney.  Wishing all our famlies a safe and happy summer holiday.  We'll look forward to seeing you in September!

Richmond Library Summer Reading Program

Please see the attachment for information about the Summer Reading Program!  Starting June 20, materials will be available at the Richmond Public Library.  Happy Reading!

Class Organization Process for September 2019

  In June, the staff at McKinney will be participating in collaborative discussions regarding school organization and placement of students in classes for September 2019.  Our...

Richmond Continuing Education Summer Programs

Richmond Continuing Education is now accepting registration for their summer programs.  In addition to academic highschool courses, they also offer several options for camps and...