News from the Nest — January 15, 2020

Posted January 15, 2021

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Vol. 5, No. 18

Chipotle Restaurant Night: Help Us Meet Our $150 Goal

We are excited to announce our next McKinley restaurant night — 4 to 8 p.m., on Wednesday, January 20, at Chipotle (371 E. Alameda Ave.)! Bring in this flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 33% of the proceeds will be donated to McKinley-Thatcher Elementary School PTA.


Use code XCJV6J7 before checkout in ‘promo’ field. Orders placed on or through the Chipotle app for pickup using this unique code will be counted towards the fundraiser.

Extra News 

  • REMINDER: there is NO SCHOOL (no in-person or remote learning) on Monday, January 18 or Tuesday, January 19. Classes resume on Wednesday, January 20.
  • ECE-2nd grade families: the deadline to register for free, virtual enrichment activities through Celebrate the Beat (CTB) is TODAY, January 15. ECE through 2nd grade families can sign up to participate in CTB’s virtual program for early learners, 10 weeks of at-home virtual enrichment activities featuring dance, yoga, music, & more! Activities are shared weekly as follow-along lessons on YouTube and are available to McKinley families from January 25, 2021 to April 10, 2021. Watch this sneak peek of the programcheck out CTB’s other work, and register here!
  • You’re invited to join the fourth virtual Family Leadership Institute on Wednesday, January 20 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Learn more information and to register!

Upcoming events

  • View the McKinley-Thatcher school calendar.
  • Fri., 1/15 – ECE & 5th grade families: SchoolChoice Round 1 BEGINS.
  • Fri., 1/15 – ECE-2nd grade families: DEADLINE to register for Celebrate the Beat enrichment.
  • Mon., 1/18 – NO SCHOOL: MLK, Jr. Day
  • Tues., 1/19 – NO SCHOOL: McKinley Staff PD Day
  • Wed., 1/20 – Restaurant Night @ Chipotle, 4 to 8 p.m.
  • Mon., 1/25 – ECE-2nd grade families: Celebrate the Beat begins!