McKendree Elementary School

Expecting Excellence, Making a Difference

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  • Summer Online Resources

    GCPS has compiled a number of online reading/language arts and mathematics resources for students and will make those resources available on a Summer Resources webpage. These resources will be helpful for students recommended for summer school, as well as all other students.  

    We encourage you to utilize the online resources that are available to help support your student’s learning and readiness for next school year. The link to access these resources is: https://www.gcpsk12.org/gcpslearningresources 

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  • Kindergarten Transition Meeting

    Please click here or navigate to the Parent Center portion of the website for more information. 

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  • Please click here for more information about Kindergarten Registration. 

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  • Withdrawing your child

     
    We wish your child the best during the transition to a new school.  Our school system has an easy-to-use, secure online withdrawal process that will allow you to complete the form required for withdrawing your child.  Once you complete and submit the online withdrawal form, you will be contacted by a school representative to verify your ID and to provide you with any additional information necessary to complete the withdrawal if needed for your child.
     
    In order to complete the form and submit it, you will need to do the following steps:

    CLICK HERE to watch a video on how to submit this form. 
    OR Follow these steps: 
    · Click on the link below and download the form to your device
    • Right-click, "Save Link As" to download the form
    • Use the browser's Downloads button/menu option to open the file, which uses the system-default PDF viewer instead of opening it within the browser
    • If Adobe Reader does not open, try installing/updating it, then restart your browser and repeat this process
    · Open the downloaded form with an Adobe application
    · Fill out the form
    · Click on the submit button at the bottom of the form
    · Choose 'webmail' and log in with a gmail or other web based account. 
    · This will prompt you to log in to your email and it will open your email account with a drafted email. 
    · Click send on the email. 
     
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  • Low-Cost Internet Options

    Below are two low-cost internet options for eligible households:

    Comcast: https://internetessentials.com/apply

    ATT:
    https://www.att.com/shop/internet/access/#!/
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Mission and Vision

  • McKendree Motto

    “Expecting Excellence, Making a Difference” 

    McKendree Vision

         McKendree Elementary School will become a challenging environment that motivates students to become responsible, productive citizens and lifelong learners. 

    McKendree Mission

         The mission of McKendree Elementary School is to be a school that prepares students to accept the challenges of a changing world by arming them with the skills of problem-solving, critical thinking, academic knowledge, and the citizenship attributes of empathy and social conscience that will enable them to become competitive and cooperative citizens. 

    McKendree Beliefs 

    • We believe in the intrinsic value and dignity of all people. 

    • We believe in creating a climate that promotes responsibility, self-discipline, citizenship, and motivation in our students. 

    • We believe in the partnership of the home, school and community in educating the whole child. 

    • We believe in developing high but achievable goals for each child. 

    • We believe in establishing high standards of learning and performance for all students. 

  • Principal Tyese Scott
    Tyese Scott

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