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Week of March 1st-5th

Week of March 1st-5th

Monday, March 1st


  • Kindness Day- Wear your favorite kindness shirt
  • Crazy For Kindness Fundraiser ends


Tuesday, March 2nd

  • Wear College Gear-Wear your favorite college gear


Wednesday, March 3rd

  • Walk to School Wednesday - Walk or bike to school, or find some time to walk or bike outside today!


Thursday, March 4th

  • Individual Spring Picture Day- In person students only (March 25th for Virtual Students)


Friday, March 5th

  • Spirit Day - Wear your McClure Spirit Wear!
  • 3rd Nine Weeks Ends


Spring Break - March 8th-12th - No School


Monday, March 15th


  • Asynchronous Learning Day- Teacher Planning Day

Crazy For Kindness PTO Fundraiser - FUNDRAISER EXTENDED TO MARCH 1st


Dear McClure Parents and Teachers,


Classes that have met their Donation Goal...

KINDER - Ms. Hayes' class, Ms. Lydon's class, and Ms. Rivera's class

1st - Ms. Bayley's class, Ms. Honeycutt's class, Ms. Reed's class, and Ms. Vann's class

2nd - Ms. Bartow's class, Ms. McAfee's class, and Ms. Hudson's class

3rd - Ms. Garcia's class, Ms. Fuertes' class, and Ms. Billingsley's class

4th - Ms. Acord's class, Ms. Cakir's class, Ms. Walker's class, and Ms. Hicks class

5th - Ms. Law's class, Ms. Forrest's class, and Ms. Mazziotti's class

These classes have earned extra recess and lunch for their teacher!

Several classes are so close! Keep up the good work and keep collecting donations! You still have 1 more day to go!!!


Ms. Bayley's class has met their Acts of Kindness goal!!! Way to go!!! I can't wait to see which classes are next... we have a couple that are so close!!!


Top Class overall in Donations as of right now is.... Ms. McAfee's class!!!

Top Class overall in Acts of Kindness as of right now is.... Ms. Bayley's class!!!


Grades that have met their Donation goal of $4,000...

1st grade

2nd grade

3rd grade

4th grade

Kinder and 5th grade are not too far off... you can still pull it off... keep collecting donations... 1 more day!!!


Top Grade in Donations as of right now.... 2nd grade at $6,200!!! 1st grade was in the lead this morning and is still right behind with $6,020!!!

Top Grade in Acts of Kindness as of right now... 1st grade with 277 acts of kindness!!!


So far, we’ve raised $28,445 and completed 1103 Acts of Kindness. We are so proud of our students and the many amazing Acts of Kindness they’ve completed. Keep up the great work!


Checkout the leaderboard on your child's fundraiser website for up to date totals... these numbers are changing by the hour!!! Y'all are doing so good... keep spreading the kindness and collecting donations!!! Remember, you have until midnight Monday to collect donations and log acts of kindness! Be kind and spread it everywhere you go!!!


Jessica House- PTO President

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Spring Individual Picture Day

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Virtual Student Sign Up

Click here for the virtual student sign up on March 25, 2021.

McKinney ISD Offering Curbside Grab-and-Go Meals

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We are pleased to announce free curbside grab-and-go meals will be available at Finch Elementary on the dates below. Please include this information in your principal newsletter going out this week, as this coming Monday, February 1st, will be one of these days.



February 1

February 15 & 16

March 8 -12

March 15

April 2

April 12

April 26



Finch Elementary

1205 S. Tennessee St., McKinney, TX 75069

Breakfast 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM (Breakfast pickup will also include that day’s lunch. Parents can instead come just for lunch at lunchtime if desired.)


Lunch 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Pick up in driveway off Graham St.



These meals are free, but parents will need to present either a valid student ID number, student name, or other proof they are picking up for a student 18 years old or younger.


If you have any questions regarding the curbside grab-and-go meal service, please reach out to me!



Jason Vickery

Food Service Director

McKinney ISD

510 Heard Street, McKinney, TX 75069

Desk: 469-302-6365

jvickery@mckinneyisd.net

Important Reminders From Our Nurse

As we continue our school year in 2021 please keep in mind our COVID-19 guidelines. I appreciate everything you do to keep our students healthy!

Please screen your student daily, prior to arriving on campus, for any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 including:

Feeling Feverish or Fever (100.0 or greater)

Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

Cough

Fatigue (Excessively tired)

Significant muscle or body aches

Headache

Loss of taste or smell

Sore throat

Chills

If your student has a COVID-19 test or has symptoms of COVID or has contact with someone who has tested positive please keep them at home and contact Nurse Megan.

Just a reminder that responses to emails send after school hours may not be returned until the next school day. The process to switch a student into virtual learning for an extended absence is a process that may take up to a day to complete.

Please report your student’s absence to Nurse Megan at 469-302-9445 or mmckenzie@mckinneyisd.net

Friendly Attendance Reminders

Parents can email absence notes directly to mcclureoffice@mckinneyisd.net

Attendance is taken daily at 8:15am. Students can be counted tardy up until 9:15am.

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McClure 2020-2021 Student Handbook

Please use the button below to access the student handbook and review. The final page of the handbook should be completed and returned to your child's teacher by Thursday, Sept. 3rd if you are returning to "in-person" instruction. For convenience, or if you chose for your child to learn virtually, there is a digital signature option.

Tech Support...

Parents and students, visit the new Help Desk site for answers to help you with the most frequently asked laptop questions: Zoom, Login/Password Issues, Hardware/Software questions, Printers, Proxy and FAQs.

Free & Reduced Lunch Applications

Free & Reduced Lunch Applications

To enable social distancing and an easier experience for the parents, we recommend that parents use the online application option, which is open at http://www.mckinneyisd.schoollunchapp.com/. The online application is also usually quicker to process.

PTO Membership Information

McClure PTO is a group of parents (moms and dads) working in partnership with school staff to help keep families informed and involved.


Studies have shown students do better in school when parents are engaged at school.


For more information about the McClure PTO please click the button below.

McClure Dad's Club

The McClure Dads Organization is a group of Dads that support many School and PTO functions, as well as several specific functions hosted by the Dads.

Our Mission Statement is to inspire children by being present, setting a positive example, and being supportive of education.


For more information about McClure Dads email us at McCluredads@gmail.com or look us up on Facebook @ McClure Dads

Daily Schedule

Doors are open daily at 7:15AM (North Entrance Carpool Drop Off)

Breakfast is served at 7:30AM - 7:50AM

Tardy bell rings at 8:00AM and morning announcements begin

Dismissal bell rings at 3:07PM

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