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

Opening of McKinney's Outdoor Classroom--Sept.28 @ 9:00 a.m.

Please join us this Friday, Sept. 28 at 9:00 a.m. for our official opening of McKinney's Outdoor Classroom.  See the attached invitation for more information.

Meet The Teacher Night--Thursday, September 27

Please join us for Meet the Teacher Night this Thursday, September 27th.  Starting at 5:00 p.m. there will be pizza in the gym for families to enjoy provided by our P.A.C.  At 5:...

Reminder--Pro D Day on Monday, September 24

A reminder that Monday, September 24th is a Professional Development Day.  There will be no school in session.

Band Instrument Rental Night--Monday, Sept.17 at 7:00

The Band Instrument Rental Night is tonight (Monday, Sept.17) at Debeck School at 7:00 p.m.  Band students who need an instrument are encouraged to attend.

Back to School Information

Our first day of school for the 2018-19 school year will be Tuesday, September 4th.  Grade 1-7 students will attend for one hour from 8:45-9:45 a.m. New students are asked to...