Mustang Magazine

Week of Monday, March 6- Friday, March 10

TK-3rd Talent Show

Come one, come all, TK-3rd grade performers!

Do you have a talent or special skill you would like to show your family and friends? If so, the TK-3rd Talent Show is for you!

Please fill out the attached Google form and the talent committee will see you on March 22nd for your talent preview.

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Join us for Shrek the Musical Performances

Once Upon a Time Cast: 3/3 at 6:30 PM and 3/4 at 1:00 PM

Happily Ever After Cast: 3/4 at 6:30 PM and 3/5 at 1:00 PM

Admission is free, but donations are gratefully and happily accepted. There will be concessions and flowers available to be purchased for the performers, with all proceeds in support of McKinley Performing Arts.

After School Enrichment

Spring After-School Enrichment sign-ups are coming soon! Sign-ups will open March 13th and close March 19 — just one week to sign up. Look out for the flyers in Monday folders on March 13th!
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Parent Help Needed

We need a class project from each classroom to auction off at the Spring Fundraiser and need your help!

Class projects can be a themed basket, a picnic basket filled with goodies, painted tiles, a class art project such as a fingerprint vase, or painted cookie jar, or anything else that you can think of. This can be done on your own or with a group of parents.

If you are interested in volunteering to be your classroom project representative, please email Trisha Young,

Yearbook Pictures Needed

We would love your photos of some of McKinley's school wide events for the yearbook. The password for each album is Mustangs23!

Halloween & Dia De Los Muertos

Salsa Festival & Jog-A-Thon

Shrek! The Musical Jr.

Other School Events

Click this link to purchase your McKinley Yearbook today!

McKinley's yearbook cover contest starts now!! Please review the flyer in your red folder. Submissions are due (digital or hard copy) by the end of Monday, March 20th. Voting will take place Tuesday 3/21 -Friday 3/24.

PACS PE and Spanish Teacher Positions Open at McKinley

We are looking to fill the PACS PE position and hire a Spanish teacher. If you, or anyone you know, are interested, please see the job postings below. Please help us spread the word!

Enrichment Specialist - Physical Education - PACs

Spanish Teacher - McKinley Elementary & Petaluma Accelerated Charter School

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Call for Volunteers. McKinley Spring Fundraiser THE LOVE BOAT is setting sail.

WE NEED YOUR HELP! We need 20 people or more willing to donate their time. If we do not have the volunteers we cannot raise the money that pays for school supplies, bilingual instructional assistants, field trips, classroom funds, curriculum support, PE for TK-6, AND SO MUCH MORE!

Please email Nina Jarnum ( or Renee Mcardle ( with your preferred area of support and we will reach out.

Planning Meetings are ongoing every other Wednesday at 7:30pm via Zoom. The next meeting is March 15th.
Zoom information below.


Zoom link:

Meeting ID: 818 6924 7100

Passcode: Renee321!!

MOST IMPORTANTLY.... SPREAD THE WORD! This is an amazing opportunity to meet other families, have fun with families you know, support the kiddos but we need your help making sure every family (especially those younger families and those new to McKinley) know!!!

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More PTA Announcements

For more PTA announcements, ways to get involved and to support the McKinley PTA and our community checkout the PTA Website!!

Upcoming Events

  • Play Performances - March 3 - 6:30 PM; March 4 - 1:00 PM; March 4 - 6:30 PM, March 5 - 1:00 PM
  • 3/15- PTA Meeting
  • 3/17- McK/PACS Film Festival
  • 3/24- Dine and Donate at Once Upon a Slush
  • 3/27-3/31- Spring Break
  • 4/3-4/7- Emergency Closure Make-up Days NOT needed- school closed