Monthly Archives: April 2014

McKinley Elementary School’s “Odyssey of the Mind” Team Advances to the World Finals

Did you know that our own McKinley Elementary School Odyssey of the Mind Team, the “Bees”, have advanced to the World Finals that will be held at Iowa State University from May 28 – 31? This team of bright young minds will compete against the … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day!

Many thanks to the EAC’s Jenn Sherwood, Commissioner Ben Sanchez, Nick and Ashley from State Representative Brian Boyle’s Office and the friends and neighbors of Fox Chase Park. We collected 42 bags of recyclables and trash, cleared the walking paths … Continue reading

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Earth Day – April 22, 2014

Please join me and our neighbors tomorrow at the corner of Fillmore and Shelmire Streets and volunteer to help clean-up Fox Chase Park. Materials and refreshments will be provided. Fox Chase/Fillmore Park Clean-up Fillmore and Shelmire Sts. Jenkintown, PA 19046 … Continue reading

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Happy Easter, Passover and Spring Holiday!

Good day, sunshine…. I wanted to take an opportunity to wish you all a Happy Easter, a most joyous Passover and a wonderful Spring Holiday. I hope that you are able to enjoy this beautiful weather and spend lots of “outdoor” time … Continue reading

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Eat em’ up, Dragons!

Congratulations to our team of bright, young brains from McKinley Elementary in advancing to the World “Odyssey of the Mind” Finals at Iowa State University in May! The Abington School District will also be sending two other teams (Rydal Elementary … Continue reading

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Race For Education

Good Afternoon McKinley Families! The Race for Education has been rescheduled to Thursday, April 17th. Students will be jogging around a track to music during their “race” time. Please feel free to join your children and the faculty for this … Continue reading

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Snow Emergency!

Abington Township has declared a Snow Emergency beginning tonight, April 1 at 7:00 PM to last throughout April 2 at 12:00 AM. Please remove all vehicles from streets designated “Emergency Routes” beginning at 6:00 PM…….. ……………………………………………………wait for it, …………………………………………………………………………………………April Fools! … Continue reading

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