News
September 29th, 2017

We’re proud of our Eagle Way Students of the Week, selected by their classroom teachers for showing respectful, responsible and safe behavior during the week. Keep up the great work!


September 28th, 2017

Parents/Guardians considering the use of the open enrollment option to enroll their children in another public school district in the state of Iowa should be aware of the information in the document linked below (available in both English and Spanish). March 1, 2018 is the last date for regular open enrollment requests for the 2018-2019 … Read more »


September 24th, 2017

We’re proud of our Eagle Way Students of the Week, selected by their classroom teachers for showing respectful, responsible and safe behavior during the week. Keep up the great work!


September 24th, 2017

Congratulations, 4th Graders! Ms. Leo’s students make up our latest Eagle Way Class of the Week. Demonstrating respectful, responsible and safe behavior: That’s the Eagle Way!


September 16th, 2017

Way to go, Eagles! These students were selected by their classroom teacher for showing the McKinley Eagle Way: behaving in a respectful, responsible and safe way while at school. Keep up the great work!


September 6th, 2017

The following statement is from DMPS School Board chair Teree Caldwell-Johnson and Superintendent Tom Ahart in response to today’s announcement that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program would be rescinded. Click here to read the statement.


August 29th, 2017

Join other families for child-centered, open-ended and playful learning activities designed for adults to stay and play with their child ages 0 – 8 years old. Every family receives a book and a healthy snack at each session! Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from September 19, 2017 to May 17, 2018 (9:30 to 11 a.m.). … Read more »


August 25th, 2017

The next @McKinleyDSM Family Involvement Team (FIT) meeting is set for Monday, Aug. 28 at 6:30 p.m. Any and all family members of current McKinley students are welcome to attend these monthly meetings. Learn more about what’s happening at your child’s school and support us with your time and talent. See you Monday!


August 10th, 2017

No more pulling crumpled paper flyers from your student’s backpack! Opportunities in the community will now be available online, instead of jumbled up with homework and artwork. Read about child-friendly community events and opportunities, or post a flyer of your own. Click on the headline to read more about Virtual Backpack.


May 28th, 2017

Congratulations to our final group of @McKinleyDSM Eagle Way Students of the Week. Respectful. Responsible. Safe. That’s the McKinley Eagle Way!