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

Pro D Day Camps Feb.15 or May 17th

The school district is offering day camps on both Feb.15 and May 17th Pro D days.  This is open to students ages 5-11 and runs from 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. at the cost of $40.00 per...

Drumming Performances

On Friday, January 11th we will be holding two drumming performances.  Students will be demonstrating what they have been learning this week during their drumming workshops with...

Power Back on at McKinney!

The power is back on at McKinney so it will be a regular day here! 

School Power Outage- Please check back Friday morning

We will be checking with BC HYdro and then will post here as to whether we will be able to open the school for Friday, December 21st. If the power has not been returned and the...

Outdoor Ed. Students Back by Around 3:30 pm

Parents, as of 2:45, our Outdoor Ed group was on the Lions Gate Bridge.  We estimate they will be back at school by around 3:30 p.m.