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

Parent Workshop on Student e-Porfolios Jan.30 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Parents are invited to attend a workshop on Communicating Student Learning Through e-Portfolios.  The workshop will be held on Tuesday, January 30th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at...

Emergency Preparedness Workshops for Parents

Parents from the community are invited to attend emergency preparedness workshops being offered on either Sunday, January 28 11:30-3:30 pm at West Richmond Community Center (city...

Saleema Noon Parent Information Session (Body Science)

Parents, please join us for a meeting with Saleema Noon on Tuesday, January 16 from 6:30-8:00 p.m.  Saleema Noon is a sexual health expert who will be doing workshops with the...

No Idling outside of the school please

The city has recently received numerous resident concerns regarding the idling of vehicles in school zones while parents are either picking up or dropping of kids for school. ...

Auditions for Richmond Elementary Honour Band

Students in Grade 7 who are taking Band in their school or interested Gr.6 students in their second year of band instruction may audition for the Richmond Elementary Honour Band...