On Friday January 31 from 6:45-8:45pm, learn the fundamentals of ideal posture and movement and their relationship with injury prevention, tools and exercises to correct postural habits, and tips for your kids. In this workshop, you will learn injury prevention and proper movement from childhood into adulthood. Class fee is $10.00. Parents only. Click on the link above for more details.
SGUSD is providing workshops for parents to attend regarding ELPAC Testing. There will be five workshops at various locations. Translators for Spanish and Mandarin will be available at the workshops. Click on the link above for dates and times.
The ELPAC is the test that is used to measure how well students in Kindergarten through Grade 12 understand English when it is not their primary language. Information from the ELPAC helps your child's teacher provide support in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Click on the link above for more details. Translations are available in Spanish, Mandarin, Vietnamese in the link.
The San Gabriel Unified School Board of Education is in the process of selecting the new district superintendent. They are seeking the input of all San Gabriel parents and community members for desired characteristics of our next Superintendent. Click on the link for information.
This illustration shows the importance of why each student needs to read for 20 minutes. The amount of minutes read will add up. The more minutes you read, the more successful you will become.
Congratulations to our new President Xiomarra Torres, Vice- President William Yim, and Secretary Khant Zaya!
Last Friday, we drew the winner for our PEP welcome basket, selection of books, and McKinley shirt and the winner was 3rd grader James Tang!
Thank you all for donating to PEP and supporting our kids!
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We are excited to announce that we are continuing our partnership with Mind Quest Learning to bring a Chinese Language Development Program to McKinley Elementary. This is an after school tuition based program. We are offering the program to students in grades 1-5. For more information about the program, please click on the heading.
Are you a parent looking for ways to be more involved in what's going on for your child at McKinley? Consider volunteering with McKinley PEP. We have a variety of activities and volunteer opportunities coming up including the Chocolate Rewards Assembly, Spring Book Fair, School wide VIP Day, and 5th Grade Promotion events. Also, if you attend our meetings, you get to hear more from the principal about the goings on at the school and be part of the decision making process. We are also looking for parents to fill some leadership positions in PEP. Please email Michelle at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more."
The State of California released the California School Dashboard for 2018. This is the official evaluation for all Districts and schools in the state. We are pleased to announce that McKinley did very well! Our District also had high marks on the dashboard. Congratulations McKinley on a job well done! You can access the scores by clicking on the headline.
A Community Resource Guide is available for you as a community service. It provides resources for families and students in need of support. You may view and download it by clicking on the Parent Resources link under the Parents tab.