McKay H.S. Weekly Updates

Week of May 3rd - 7th

A message from our Principal

Hello McKay Community,

We are excited to be celebrating our 2021 graduates this year on Tuesday, June 8th at Volcanoes Stadium. We will be getting details to seniors and families as our graduation event becomes finalized. Seniors, please use the next few week to finish your time in school as strong as you can. If you need assistance, please reach out to your counselor. We want to celebrate every senior at graduation!

Also, a reminder to our seniors that Monday, May 3rd will be our Senior Distribution Event. Please review the event details below and remember to come pick up your caps/gowns for graduation, participate in our College Signing event and pick up our 2021 Senior Grad yard signs.

Have a great week Royal Scots!

Mr. Schoepper

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Monday, May 3rd, 12-4pm

2240 Lancaster Drive Northeast

Salem, OR

Senior pick up your graduation merchandise from Josten's.....AND get your cap & gown too!

Still, need to submit payment for your stuff? Take care of it at!

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Attention: All Juniors and Seniors!

Tuesday, May 4th, 12pm to Tuesday, May 11th, 3pm

This is an online event.

What: Virtual Job Fair

When: Tuesday May 4th through Tuesday May 11th .

How: The calendar of employers is on McKay’s website. Just click on the employers of your choice. You can visit as many employers of your choosing.

Why: We are so excited to offer you the opportunity to experience so many employment possibilities.

Please have an electronic copy of your resume’ ready to send to the employers. If you have any questions you can contact Mr. Brooks or Mrs. Harris at 971-357-0488

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Tuesday, June 8th, 10am-6pm

6700 Field Of Dreams Way Northeast

Keizer, OR


  • Cap & gown are REQUIRED for this event
  • Graduates will sign up for a specific time slot
  • Graduates may bring up to 10 family members/friends to participate with them
  • Professional Photographer will be available for graduate photos and family photos
  • Diploma pick-up will be on-site
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Want to get back on track with credits?

Here is your chance! McKay Summer Credit Recovery will provide you with this opportunity.

Contact Mrs. Lofstedt at for about signing up.

Do you have a "RELEASE" period?

You will be checking in to the Commons and stay in the Commons for the length of your Release. If you have period 1 or 4 Release, plan to be off-campus.

20-21 Student Parking Permit

20-21 Quarter 4 Bell Schedule

Please follow the link to our revised Bell Schedule for Quarter 4. Click here for the Q4 Bell schedule.

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2020-2021 Yearbooks, $40.00

It's not to late to purchase a yearbook for this school year!

Save money by preordering your copy today.

** Due to the pandemic no extra yearbooks will be order. Only the yearbooks paid for in advance will be delivered.

2019-2020 Yearbooks

Yearbooks from last school year are still available. Come by and see the bookkeeper before/after school.

** If you bought a yearbook and did not pick it up due to the pandemic closures contact the bookkeeper for pick up arrangements.

How are we keeping your child safe?

Video from the Nurses English| Español

Following these 3 safety protocols will keep everyone safe for re-entry in Quarter 4.



To help protect all students, please notify the school if your child is ill. Reference the important provided in multiple languages about symptoms of illness. Parent Letter

Student & Family Resources

Need to email your counselor? Click here

Marion Polk Food Share Boxes. Click here for support.

Mano a Mano Food Bank. Click here for support.

About Us

McKay High School proudly serves over 2200 students in Northeast Salem in grades 9-12. We have a strong tradition of education excellence and are excited to partner with each of our families to ensure our students graduate and are college-career ready. Please use the information below to stay connected.