School News

January 2017

Royal Scots Theatre Presents High School Musical

The Royal Scots Theatre is proud to present “High School Musical”.

The show will run January 20, 21, & 27 at 7:00 pm and on January 28 at 2 and 7 pm.

Tickets are $10. Order your tickets on-line at: mckayhs.ticketleap.com

Booster Club Meeting Jan.18: 6:30 – Turf Field & Reclassification

The McKay Booster Club will meet on Wednesday, January 18  in the McKay Library.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 PM. The agenda will include two important issues:

Turf Field : 6:30 – 7:30
Reclassification: 7:30 – 8:30

We need as much feedback from the community as possible. Your attendance and participation is essential as we move forward with our athletic programs at McKay High School.

Lockdown Drill at McKay coming soon

As required by law, McKay High School will be conducting a lockdown drill sometime in the next couple of weeks. This is an important step for staff and students to be prepared for any kind of a school-wide emergency. Thanks for your support and cooperation.

Semester Final Exams – Jan. 24, 25, 26 – enero – Examenes Finales

Semester one is almost finished! Final exams for the semester will take place over three days. The school day will be shortened and buses will run early. The full schedule is available as a PDF by clicking the attached document.

Monday January 9th is Military Information Night! See you there! 6-7:30 McKay Commons

Hello McKay Community,

Please join us for the evening to learn about the college and career options provided by the United States military. Several branches will be there to present and answer your questions. Open to all students and their families.

6-7:30 PM

McKay Commons

December 2016

McKay FFA Students take 2nd Place

McKay students placed 2nd in the Agricultural Sales Career Development Event.

These students developed a sales pitch for their selected products and presented to judges. They also went through practical events such as taking a telephone order, solving customer problems, prospecting for customers, and creating an advertisement layout.

Congrats!  Go Scots!

Scholarship Night for Seniors & Juniors is December 5th! 6-7:30 McKay Commons

Seniors and juniors! Family Night is almost here! Bring your families to assist you in applying for scholarships and/or complete your FAFSA/ORSAA financial aid applications. We will have a representative from OSAC to walk us through the process, staff to answer your questions and pizza and refreshments. Don’t miss this opportunity to find free $$$ for college. Look forward to seeing you there!

Winter Spirit Week at McKay – Dec. 5 – 9

Join in the fun and dress for the occasion!

Monday – More Sleep Monday  (PJ Day)

Tuesday – Too Ugly Tuesday (Ugly Sweaters)

Wednesday – Weird Socks Wednesday (Holiday/Crazy Socks)

Thursday – Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer (Reindeer Day)

Friday – Class Themes

-Freshmen = Santa’s Little Freshmen (elves, green & red attire)
-Sophomores = Bright Nights (neon)
-Juniors = When You Take a Junior to a Holiday Party (formal)
-Seniors = Santa’s Seniors Sleigh the Holidays (Santa hats, red & white attire)

November 2016

Financial Aid 101

During CCR (College & Career Readiness) on Monday, we explored the basics of financial aid. The PowerPoint used is attached below for families to review. There are lists of resources in the school and on the internet to help students and families find ways to pay for college.

Financial Aid 101

December 5th Family Night: Scholarships & Financial Aid Completion for Juniors and Seniors 6-7:30 McKay Commons

Seniors and juniors! Family Night is almost here! Bring your families to assist you in applying for scholarships and/or complete your FAFSA/ORSAA financial aid applications. We will have a representative from OSAC to walk us through the process, staff to answer your questions, and pizza and refreshments for all. Don’t miss this opportunity to find free $$$ for college. Look forward to seeing you there!