Staff Appreciation Week

McKenzie Staff Appreciation Week is just around the corner! Help us celebrate your students’ teachers during the week of May 4th-8th, 2015.  McKenzie parents will treat the staff to snacks in the lounge Monday through Thursday. more >>


McKenzie Faculty & Staff Appreciation Luncheon: May 8

We are rolling out the red carpet to celebrate our wonderful Teachers and Staff. Join us in showing our Teachers and Staff some “Star” treatment at our Hollywood themed appreciation luncheon Friday, May 8th. There are many opportunities to get involved. Please sign up here to help!


Proposed 2015-16 PTA Budget

Dear McKenzie PTA Members:
Please download here the proposed 2015-2016 budget (approved by the Budget Committee and Executive Board for vote at May 12 PTA meeting).  Thanks to the committee chairs, who provided useful input during the process!  more >>


McKenzie Gardens

The McKenzie Gardens need you! The gardens opened for Spring on Monday, April 27 to a flood of enthusiastic kids – it was so great to see! We still have quite a few open shifts to fill, so come be part of the fun and see what the gardens are all about.  more >>

Blue Bike

4th Grade Bike to Highcrest

On May 6th McKenzie 4th graders are invited to participate in Bike to Highcrest Day.  more >>


General PTA Meeting: May 12

Please join us on Tuesday, May 12, 9:15-10:30am,  in the Cafeteria for the last General Board Meeting of the year.  You  may view the agenda here.


Race for Recess – May 16: Register TODAY

Registration for the 2nd McKenzie Fun Run is now OPEN!  The race takes place Saturday, May 16 from 9-11am at McKenzie. Volunteers are also needed! more >>

4th Grade Farewell Party

Fourth Grade Farewell is right around the corner and we need help to create an awesome afternoon in celebration of our Fourth Graders! more >>


2015-16 School Supplies

School Supplies can be ordered online beginning April 17 through May 8 at http://www.shopttkits.com (enter code 1604). Supply lists are available here.  more >>


Last Chance for Birthday Books!

The last day to order Birthday Books for the 2014-15 school year is May 8, 2015! Recognize your child’s birthday or half birthday by donating the cost of a new book to the McKenzie Library Media Center. more >>


Cheetah Spirit Attack!!

What better way to support Mckenzie than to put up a bunch of giant cheetahs in a friend or family members yard??? Wish them “Happy Birthday”, “Congrats” or just let them know you’re thinking of them with Mckenzie cheetahs!! Click here to order a Cheetah Spirit Attack. It’s only $10 for 15 or $20 for 30 cheetahs.


We Want YOU! Get involved in the 2015-16 PTA

Planning for the 2015-16 year is underway. The McKenzie PTA is looking for talented and motivated individuals to fill committee chair roles. The following positions are open and available. more >>


FAN Spring Speaker Line-up

This spring FAN continues to offer an amazing line up of speakers! more >>

Fourth Grader Photos Wanted!!

Share great photos of 4th graders for the Fourth Grade Farewell!more >>


Safety Monitors Needed Before and After School

Please help us ensure the safe arrival and departure of McKenzie students by volunteering to help drivers properly navigate through the pickup and drop off zones.

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A Message from Friends of Traffic Safety

A Message from “Friends of Traffic Safety” on rules during Pick-Up and Drop-Off

First of all, thank you to the weather for mostly cooperating up to this point and providing good walking weather to school. This is always the best way to get to school when it comes to driving since you leave your car at home and reduce the amount of traffic. That being said, if you must drive, let’s talk about a few reminders.

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A running track for McKenzie?

Do you know what happens on Wednesdays in gym class? Yes, its Runnning Day! Wouldn’t it be amazing when the weather is nice and the kids are outside that they have a real track to run on?! If you answer yes, come help me explore this idea further. Contact Rebecca at rebeccalynneg@hotmail.com.