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 370 wonderful students and approximately 35 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

Family Literacy Drop in January 27th to January 31st

Next week is Family Literacy Week and to celebrate we are inviting McKinney students (Kindergarten to Grade 2) to drop in at the library before school to engage in literacy...

Richmond Schools Open Today - Thursday, Jan.16th

Schools in the Richmond School District will be open today.

Richmond Schools Closed Today--Wed., Jan.15

We have received confirmation from our superintendent that all Richmond District Schools and Daycares will be closed today due to the snow.  Please watch for updates in the local...

Procedures For Communication re: School Closures Due to Weather

Parents:  Please read the following message from the school district regarding procedures for communication about school closures due to weather. The district will make every...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our McKinney families and staff!  We look forward to seeing everyone back at school on Monday, January 6th.