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James McKinney Elementary School
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Happy Summer to our McKinney Families!
Wishing all our McKinney families a safe and happy summer! The first day of the 2021-22 school year is Tuesday, September 7, 2021. Students from
School Closed June 28th Due to Heat Wave
Please note that parents and guardians have been asked to keep students home today due to the extreme heat. We will send an email to
Notice of Late Return Form (2021-22 School Year)
This form must be completed for any student who anticipates a delayed return to school (not in attendance by 12:00 pm on Wednesday, September 15
Richmond Continuing Education Summer Courses
Please see the attached catalogue for informtaion on summer courses offered through Richmond Continuing Education. Registration for some courses begins on April 26.
MyED BC Parent Portal-Coming April 12
We are excited to announce the launch of the MyEducation BC (MyED BC) Parent Portal which provides parents with a new way to access their
Ready, Set, Learn Virtual Event
Dear Parents: We are very happy to invite you and your child (ages 0-5) to our Richmond School District's Ready Set Learn Events. Please see
Richmond School District's Strategic Plan
The Richmond Board of Education is pleased to present its 2020 – 2025 Strategic Plan to the Richmond community. The plan identifies areas of priority
Early Dismissals for Conferences-Feb.16 and 17 at 1:45 p.m.
A reminder that we will have early dismissals on Feb.16 and 17 at 1:45 p.m. to accomodate conferences.
Reminder: Pro D Day on February 12, 2021
A reminder that there will be a Professional Development Day on February 12. There will be no school in session.
McKinney Spirit Day-December 11
Students and staff are encouraged to take part in our McKinney Spirit Day by wearing their McKinney t-shirts or hoodies or the colours blue and
Pajama Day-December 18
For our final day of school before winter break, feel free to come in your pajamas! We ask that you leave your stuffed animals at
Remembrance Day (November 11th)
Wednesday, November 11th is Remembrance Day. There will be no school in session.
Professional Development Day on November 23rd
November 23rd is a Professional Development Day for staff. There will be no school in session.
On November 25th, students who are attending school on-site can have their photo taken if they missed the first photo day or they would like
Early Dismissals for Conferences-Oct.21&22 at 1:45 p.m.
Students will be dismissed at 1:45 pm on both Wenesday, Oct.21st and Thursday, Oct22nd for parent-teacher conferences.
R.A.M. AGM Tuesday, Oct.6, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.
Dear Parents/Guardians of Montessori students. R.A.M. (Richmond Association for Montessori) is planning it's AGM on Tuesday, Oct.6, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. More information will come
Reminder: Pro D Day on Monday, September 28
Please note that this Monday, September 28th is a Professional Development Day at McKinney School. There will be no school in attendance.
Meet the Teacher Zoom Meetings
Meet the Teacher Zoom meetings will be scheduled between September 29th and October 1st. Details will be provided to you by your child's classroom teacher
Kindergarten Gradual Entry Schedule
Dear Kindergarten Parents, We are looking forward to welcoming your child to Kindergarten. The first day of Kindergarten will be Friday, September 11th. Children will
McKinney School Start Up
Dear McKinney Parents, Thank you for completing the school district survey indicating your choice for your child's school start up this September. We have been