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 306 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

First Day of School Information

Our first day of school for 2017-18 will be Tuesday, September 5th.  Students in Grades 1 to 7 will attend school for one hour from 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.  In most cases, students...

Have a Wonderful Summer!

Thank you for a great year!  We wish you a safe and happy summer.  See you in September!

McKinney Pro D Days for 2017-18

Parents, Following is a list of Pro D Days for McKinney School.  There will be no school in session on these days: Monday, Sept.25, 2017        Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 Friday, Nov....

Band Concert-Wed., June 21st

Our band classes have been working hard all year under the guidance of Mr. Miller and are looking forward to performing a concert on Wednesday, June 21st at 11:15 a.m.  We hope...


Sports Day will take place on Friday, June 16th.  Our theme this year is Tropical Island.  Staff and students have been planning a very fun day!  We hope you can join us.  ...