School News

McKay Athletes shine at District Meet

McKay track and field athletes made a good showing at the district meet May 11 and 12. Coaches are pleased to brag about the following athletes and their achievement this year.

State Qualifiers

Israel Garza won the 100 and 200 as expected and moves on to the state meet.

Both boys’ and girls’ 4×100 relays took 2nd and move on to the state meet.

We had a handful of finals placements (top 8 in events).

Steffani Rodriguez (freshman!) 3rd in both the 100 and 200.

Cecelia Munoz 6th in the 100 and 8th in the 200.

Allen Sotelo 5th in the 3000.

Tyrus Love (Freshman!) 5th in the 110 hurdles.

Sariah Mba 4th in the shot put.

Adolfo Lua 4th in the Shot Put.

Kevin Her 5th in the Disc.

Leo Silva 8th in the Disc and 3rd in the Javelin.

Shaton Daniels 3rd in the Triple Jump.

FFA Plant Sale Now Underway

The Salem-Keizer FFA Plant Sale is now open to the public.

Due to GENEROUS donations from the Oregon Association of Nurseries, we have TONS of ornamental plants including Rhododendrons, Heather, Azaleas, Spirea, etc.

Sale Times:

Wednesday’s and Friday’s 2:30 to 5 pm.

Saturday’s 9 am to 1 pm.

This will continue until the end of May.

See the attachment below for a list of plants and prices.

McKay FBLA Shines at State Conference

McKay’s FBLA chapter  attended the state leadership conference in Portland. All nine students placed high enough to compete at the national leadership conference in Anaheim this summer. GO SCOTS!

The students and their areas of competition are:

Entrepreneurship:
3rd Place – Henry Trinh, Axel Arredondo, and Ben Ho

Banking and Financial Systems:
4th Place – Joaquin Cervantes, Ronaldo Dye, and Sergio Gonzlalez
3rd Place – Adrian Toro, Shayla Tran, and Daniel Dang

CTE Summer Camps – Applications open March 17

This summer might be a jump start to a career! The district is offering several Career & Technical Education summer camps this summer. It is a great opportunity to learn and explore possibilities for the future. The application period begins on March 17 at 4:00 PM.  There are a limited number of spaces available so apply right away.

More information is available in English and in Spanish. You can also open/download the attachments below.

McKay Theatre Fundraiser at Chipotle – February 25

As you’re making your plans for this weekend, we’d love it if you’d put Chipotle on your list of stops- after all, you gotta eat and Chipotle is donating 50% (you read that right!) of all sales, all day, to McKay Theatre!

When you pay, show the image attached – or just mention it – and you’ll be getting a great meal while helping a great group of kids!

890 NE Lancaster Drive in Salem on Saturday,
February 25th between 10:45am and 10:00pm.