Principal’s Corner

Dear Parents, During the month of  February we were very busy.  We celebrated Presidents’ Birthday,  the 100th day of school and Black History Month.   Thank you to the parent committee who did an excellent job organizing and decorating for the Black History Celebration.  We had a won

Family Thursday

Our March  Family Thursday will be held on Thursday,  March 8th.  It is a special occasion when family members are invited to go into their child’s classroom and read to their child for one half hour.  After the reading session, families are invited to meet with the principal for a ha

Awards Assembly

Our February awards assembly was held on Thursday,  February 23rd.  Students were recognized for academic excellences as well as improvement in their academics or behavior.

Core Values Assembly

Each month, teachers focus on teaching one of McGill’s  Core Values.  During the month of  February  students learned about and practiced Honesty.  One student from each class received a Honesty tee shirt.  During the month of  March,  students will learn the Core Value, Communication

Head Start Parent Committee & Elementary Parents as Advocates Committee (PAC)

The Parent Committees  meets the second  Thursday of each month. Please plan to attend the next meeting on Thursday,  March 8th at 5:30 P.M.  A light meal and child care will be provided.

100th Day of School Projects

On Thursday, February 23rd McGill celebrated the 100th Day of  School.  Students and Families mad posters depicting 100 items in observance of the day.  The posters were displayed in the school auditorium.  Each classroom toured the auditorium to look at the posters.

Perfect Attendance Popcorn Party Incentive

We already have had several classrooms that have gotten 10 perfect attendance days. Congratulations Mrs. Niday, Mr. Manshadi, Miss Carroll, Mr. Kramer, and Ms. O’Toole for 10 Perfect Attendance Days! Thank you parents for gtting your kids here.

Head Start Staff Development Day

Reminder:  Head Start will be closed for Staff Development Day on Friday, March 30th .

Pre-School Transition Night

Our Pre-School Transition night has been rescheduled for Thursday,  March 15th .  Parents will meet the Kindergarten teachers, learn what is expected of a new kindergarten student and have an opportunity to ask questions.   Parent will be allowed to visit a kindergarten classroom.  Pl

Now Enrolling for 2012/2013 School Year

We are now accepting applications for 2012/2013  school year.  If you have  family members or friends who have a child entering kindergarten  or who would like to change schools, please encourage them to come to McGill.  Children entering Kindergarten must be turning five years old on