Week of Monday, October 31- Friday, November 4
Garden Clean-up Day
McKinley Halloween Parade
Students may come to school in their costumes!
Monday, October 31st, 8:30 am
Families are invited on campus to celebrate and cheer on the parade line. We LOVE parents in costumes, too!
Where: Blacktop (line up like a normal day)
Attire: Halloween costume (no weapons or blood allowed and costumes should be appropriate for elementary school. Face masks are allowed for the parade only)
There will be a non-Halloween space on campus for students who do not celebrate.
Dia de los Muertos
- an ofrenda (memory box) walk around the garden area
- a face painting station
- a paper flower making station
- a paper plate sombrero making table
- Dia de los Muertos coloring
- a potluck (you are welcome to bring food to share. PLEASE make a sign to inform people what your dish is and the ingredients)
If you would like to help volunteer at this event, please contact Joan Feltes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Toys and Candy at School
Thank you for your support!
TK/K release at 12:00
1st-3rd release at 1:05
4th-6th release at 1:15
Scholarships Available: Deadline to enroll in the McKinley Performing Arts Program is Sunday, November 6!
Students in grades 1-8 are invited to audition to join the cast of Shrek The Musical Jr.!
Audition Date: Wednesday, November 9th in the McKinley Multi. Every student who auditions will receive a part in the show.
Callback Auditions: Wednesday, November 16th
Sign up to join the backstage crew!
We are also looking for students in grades 4-8 to join our tech crew to design and paint sets, run lights and sound, sew costumes, help with makeup and much more.
Enrollment fee information
The cost of the program is $75 per cast member and $40 per crew member. No student will be turned away due to lack of funds. Families may pay what they can or receive full scholarships.
For program details, to pick your audition songs, and to sign up for auditions or the tech crew, visit bit.ly/McKShrek
To pay enrollment fee for cast and tech crew members or request a scholarship, visit bit.ly/McKFee
Contact director Cate Bruce-Low with questions at email@example.com
Dine and Donate: Fruta 11/17
Walk and Roll to School November 14th
- 10/31- Halloween parade at 8:30
- 11/2- Dia de los Muertos 4:00-6:00 PM
- 11/7-11/18- Conference weeks (WEDNESDAY RELEASE DAYS)
- 11/11- No school