McKinley in the News

  • McKinley Hosts Annual Commemoration of September 11 Attacks JAIME DEJESUS • SEPTEMBER 14, 2018 @ 4:34 PMTeaching youth about a turning point in American ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2018, 4:31 AM by Joanna Gillen
  • McKinley Junior High Student Earns Gold at AAU Karate Nationals ARIAMA LONG • JULY 26, 2018 @ 1:28 PMDelilah Kitsakos, a dedicated martial artist and ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2018, 4:26 AM by Joanna Gillen
  • McKinley students celebrate poetry in the garden BY ARIAMA LONG • JUNE 20, 2018 @ 11:44 AM pitched tents and tables set up in the Narrows Botanical ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2018, 4:23 AM by Joanna Gillen
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As a Big Apple Award Finalist, Mr. Lombardo, McKinley's STEM Teacher, was invited to the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon .  Check out his appearance and the song created for him!
Great Job Ms. Livi and all of the talented art students who participated in the 2018 Chalk Art Contest. Check out their awesome artwork!

  • Catholic and Private High School Information Night

    Posted Sep 20, 2018, 11:38 AM by Joanna Gillen
  • Modell's Coupon

    Posted Sep 20, 2018, 11:33 AM by Joanna Gillen
  • Gifted and Talented Parent Meeting.
    Dear Parents/Guardians,

    Now that the school year has officially gotten under way, I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend a special parent meeting focused solely on the Gifted and Talented, Honors, IIM and VE programs at McKinley IS 259.

    The meeting will take place in the auditorium on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 6:30pm. The Focus of this informational meeting will be as follows:

    · What the academic programs offer

    · The grading policy

    · Additional information

    If you are interested in attending this meeting, please complete the tear off on the bottom no later than Monday, October 1, 2018 and have your child return it to their homeroom teacher. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns please feel free to call me at 718-833-1000, extension 4200 or our parent coordinator, Ms. Castignani at 718-833-1000, extension 2200.

    I look forward to hearing from you and meeting you.

    Thank you,

    Donna Nastasi

    AP, William McKinley IS 259


    Homeroom Teachers, please place in Ms. Castignani’s mailbox upon receipt of this.

    Student’s Name: _______________________________________________

    Student’s Class: ________________________________________________

    Parent/Guardian’s Name: ________________________________________

    Parent Contact #: _______________________________________________
    Posted Sep 21, 2018, 10:00 AM by Joanna Gillen
  • General PTA Meeting: September 20, 2018
    General PTA Meeting
    September 20, 2018 
    6:30pm, Auditorium

    Topics to discuss:
    • Introduction: New PTA Executive Board

    • Old Business/New Business 
    --> Box Tops Coordinator 

    • Treasurer’s Report 
    --> Addendum to 2018-2019 Budget – Vote 
    --> Purchasing of Laptop to support PTA Executive Board – estimated $500-$1,000 

    • Expedited Elections 
    --> Corresponding Secretary 
    --> Financial Secretary 

    • Principal’s Report 
    --> Title 1 – Need 3 to 4 parents to serve on Title 1 Committee 

    • School Mental Health, Manuel Molina
    Posted Sep 17, 2018, 4:44 AM by Joanna Gillen
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