McKinley E-Newsletter

September 15, 2017

CALENDAR FOR NEXT WEEK

Saturday, September 16

Jr. Warrior Basketball Sign up and Open Gym at Wash (CLICK HERE for flyer)


Monday, September 18

Learning Lab, 3-4 pm, IMC

Girls Soccer at Regis

Volleyball vs. Excelsior, 7(H), 8(A)


Tuesday, September 19

Reach-Out Booklets are Due

8th Football vs. Excelsior

Boys Tennis at Taft

Cross Country at CPU Invitational

Magazine Sales Kick-off


Wednesday, September 20

Learning Lab, 3-4 pm, IMC


Thursday, September 21

7th Football v. Prairie Black

Tennis at Excelsior

Volleyball v. Franklin 7(A), 8(H)


Friday, September 22

1:20 pm Dismisssal

Teen Reachout, 1:30 pm in Room 319



CLICK HERE to download/print weekly student calendar

MCKINLEY FOOD PANTRY IS OPEN

McKinley Middle School is dedicated to growing healthy minds and bodies. With our community partners, we are offering a weekly food pantry to provide kid-friendly, nonperishable food for your child and family members over weekends and school breaks. Students can visit the Grizzly Cove and select food items Thursday (6th grade) or Friday (7th and 8th grade). They can choose from items such as canned fruits, vegetables, meals and soups, macaroni and cheese, peanut butter, jelly, bread, granola bars and cereal. To find out how your family can qualify, CLICK HERE or contact Kimberly Seward at Kseward@cr.k12.ia.us, or call 558-1162.

CONCESSION COORDINATOR

We are looking for someone to coordinate concessions. Coordinator will set up concession snack boxes and work with volunteer coordinator to help find parents to sell concessions at games.


If you have any questions, please contact Jackie Mason, Volunteer Coordinator, at 319-213-7612; jmason@cr.k12.ia.us. Thank you for your support!

MAGAZINE SALES KICKS OFF ON SEPTEMBER 19 - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

We will be kicking off magazine sales on September 19. For those new to McKinley magazine sales is our school’s largest fundraiser. All monies go directly to McKinley and are used to support student activities such as field trips. Students will be able to earn prizes based on the number of magazines sold. CLICK HERE for more information. CLICK HERE to sign up to help with magazine sales.


IMPORTANT DATES:

September 19 – Kick-off Assembly. Reach out booklets due

September 26 – First Magazine Turn-in

October 3 – Second Magazine Turn-in

GIRLS WHO CODE GROUP

A Girls Who Code Group will be starting up at the end of September on Monday's in the IMC with Mrs. Gardner. If your student is interested in joining that group and learning more about computers and coding, please stop by the IMC to pick up a form. All forms need to be returned to Mrs. Gardner by Tuesday, September 19.