McKinley E-Newsletter

November 24,, 2017

CALENDAR FOR NEXT WEEK

Monday, November 27

Learning Lab, 3-4 pm, IMC

Project HOPE, room 200

Girls Who Code


Tuesday, November 28

Jazz Band/Orchestra, 6:50-7:30 am

Robotics

Boys BB vs. Taft 7(H), 8(A)


Wednesday, November 29

Forensics Club

Learning Lab, 3-4 pm, IMC


Thursday, November 30

Jazz Band/Chamber Orchestra, 6:50 - 7:30 am

Project HOPE

Boys BB vs. NW 7(A), 8(H)


Friday, December 1

1:20 pm Dismissal

Marching Band

Teen Outreach

LAST DAY TO ORDER MCKINLEY SPIRIT WEAR (ORDER FORM BELOW)


Saturday, December 2

Betsy's (therapy dog) Birthday

Erskine Extravaganza (see below for details)

Holiday DeLight Parade - Marching Band (3:30-6:45 pm)

NEIBA Honor Band



CLICK HERE to download/print weekly student calendar

SELL CONCESSIONS AND RAISE MONEY FOR CLASS TRIPS

Help sell concessions at upcoming 7th and 8th grade girls basketball games. All monies will go towards end-of-year field trips.


Volunteers will be able to watch the game while selling concessions. Games start between 3:15 - 3:30. We also need help popping popcorn. This can be done anytime during the day of a game (prior to 3 pm). It will take 60-90 minutes (prior to 3 pm).


CLICK HERE to sign up for the 8th grade boys basketball game on Thursday, November 30

CLICK HERE to sign up for 7th grade girls basketball games

CLICK HERE to sign up for 8th grade girls basketball games


If you have any questions, please respond to this e-mail. Thank you and Go Bears!

DRESS WARM FOR COLD WEATHER

Students should dress appropriately for weather. Students are not allowed in the building early unless it is 20 degrees or lower.

ERSKINE EXTRAVAGANZA - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2

The 7th Annual Erskine Extravaganza will be on Saturday, December 2, from 9 am to 2 pm at Erskine Elementary, 600 36th Street SE. This school fundraiser includes over 25 vendors/crafters, silent auction, bake sale, activities for kids, lunch from 11:00 to 1:00, a visit from Santa from 11:00-12:00. For a flyer, CLICK HERE. They will also have Washington Warrior and Erskine Eagle apparel for sale!
PTA SELLING SPIRIT WEAR - CLICK HERE FOR ORDER FORM

Orders Due No Later than December 1

WHAT'S NEW ON VIRTUAL BACKPACK

Cedar Rapids Parks and Rec Winter Programs

CLICK HERE FOR flyer


Jr. NBA

December 15-March 15. CLICK HERE for flyer


Washington Warriors Wrestling Club

Kids K-8 (Wash feeder schools only). CLICK HERE for flyer



FOR ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES ON VIRTUAL BACKPACK, CLICK HERE