McKay High School Weekly Newsletter
Week of November 14 --- 18
A Message from the Admin Team
Shoutouts (Academic, Athletics, Activities)
As previously stated out Boys Soccer team capped off an already successful season with a State Championship on Saturday morning at Hillsboro Stadium. Our Royal Scots defeated the West Albany Bulldogs 2-1. Below you will read All-League Awards that were handed out the past week.
The Royal Scots have received a nimber of all-league honors this season:
Honorable Mention: Ian Gomez, Sixto Chavez
Second Team: Cesar Velasquez, Musa Jallow, Mikey Garcia
First Team: Luis Camacho, David Garcia, Sergio Ruiz, Abdoulie Jallow and goalkeeper Diego Garibay (We filled in 5 spots out of 11)
Coach of the year: Juan Llamas
Most Valuable Player Of The Year: Diego Garibay
At the same time we completed our Fall season with our McKay High School Family Banquet. Below you will see pictures of that special night. Again, thank you to all of our supporters as well as those who make sacrifices so that our students have these opportunities.
Santiam Testing Program
The K-12 COVID-19 Weekly Screening Program is a free and optional program for students to screen for COVID-19 with a saliva sample. You can opt-in and opt-out at any time, consent forms are available in multiple languages. Participation is not required each week but it is strongly encouraged. By screening for COVID-19 weekly we are able to reduce outbreaks by catching positive cases early, especially for asymptomatic individuals. By doing this, we can keep schools open, children in school, and parents in work.
Opt-in by clicking here.
Seniors: Josten’s will be here Tuesday, November 15 to collect cap and gown packets and payments. Please also make sure you’ve voted for your favorite class motto: bit.ly/3t01VZy.
Project Grad invitation
The McKay Project Grad is a non-profit organization made up of past, present, and future parents of McKay students. The purpose of the group is to fundraise and plan for the Senior Class Graduation Party. If you are interested in volunteering or being involved to provide our Seniors with a memorable graduation event, please contact email@example.com.
Please check the events calendar linked here.
Family-School Relationships Survey is LIVE: (already 1000+ responses) Closes Friday November 18th
Aspiring Educator Event
Chemeketa and WESD are hosting an Aspiring Educator event on November 15th from 4-6 pm. This event will support our classified staff, high school students, and career changers interested in becoming licensed teachers.
Please click here for more information!
Alumni Invitation and Contact info
The purpose of the project is to enable current and recently graduated students to connect with successful alumni, as well as foster a community in which alumni can stay engaged with each other. There are a lot of interesting stories coming from our alumni, which can be seen on our display in the new commons. To find out more or to get involved please see MCKAYALUMNI.ORG.
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