McKay Athletics is excited to announce the hiring of Head Boys Golf Coach Derick Handley. Derick is a graduate from Sprague High School, where he played Varsity Basketball and Baseball. He later went on to college at Western Oregon University where he earned his Bachelor’s in History and Masters in Education. Derick coached freshman basketball at North Salem for 2 years, varsity girls basketball for 4 years at McKay and 3 years at McNary, Derick has coaching experience in baseball, tennis, and just finished up his first season as Co-Head Coach for girls golf. He is currently an Instructional Coach at McKay High School and is excited to continue to grow the numbers in the program and improve the program academically. Derick looks forward to building off the momentum of this past season where Golf had 2 girls and 2 boys compete in districts. Help us in welcoming back Derick Handley to the Royal Scots family where we strive to teach our three core values of Leadership, Scholarship, and Competitiveness. Go Scots
McKay Athletics is excited to announce the hiring of Interim Head Football Coach Brandis Piper. Brandis attended Century High School, and then Lewis and Clark College in Portland Oregon where he played Football and received his BA in History. During his college football career he received many recognitions and started all 36 game. He spent 4 years at Stayton as Offensive Coordinator and Academic Coordinator, then moved on to Willamette University as Running Backs Coach for 2 years. Brandis also has coaching experience at the high school level in Basketball and Baseball at Century, Stayton, and McKay high schools. Brandis is currently an Instructional Coach and AVID teacher at McKay High School. Brandis is excited to work with McKay’s student athletes describing them as great people, hard workers, and role models. The athletic department is excited for the leadership Brandis and his staff will bring to our kids and community as they teach our three core values of Leadership, Scholarship, and Competitiveness.
Comcast Leaders & Achievers Scholarship announced that McKay High School graduate Erika Figueroa Rico is among two Founders scholars in Oregon and was awarded $10,000. The award winners are celebrated on this Facebook post.
Click on the attachments below to see the Principals letter, in both English & Spanish.
McKay Golfers – Oregon State is offering those interested in improving their game a special opportunity to learn from the best! Check out the link below to sign up for the OSU camp, including a chance to play at Oregon State’s home course with collegiate tips!
During the summer break the McKay office will be open Monday – Friday from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.