Back-to-school information

This important video is from Superintendent Noreen Bush. Please take a few minutes to absorb the heartfelt back-to-school message.


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THANK YOU for all the receipts donated last school year. We raised over $1200 for McKinley last year. Below is how to participate

Receipts can be dated April 1, 2020 through March 31, 2021

* Students can turn in receipts to the main office

* Send receipts electronically (instructions below)

For every $200 collected, $1 will be donated to McKinley.  Money raised will be used for the bear paw store, student activities, and PBIS.   

How to Send Receipts Electronically

To sign up for electronic receipts, go to Once you log in, it will bring you to your customer profile. Towards the bottom of the first column, it will ask you if you want to receive a digital receipt. Click yes.  E-mail your electronic Hy-Vee receipt to

If you want to help count Hy-Vee receipts, please contact Jackie Mason at



Box Tops has gone digital! Simply download the Box Tops App, set up your account designating McKinley as your school and scan your receipts! Unsure if your purchase included any Box Top items? Scan your receipt anyway and in just a few seconds you'll know. It's fast and easy! McKinley will still collect clipped Box Tops during the transition to 100% digital. Simply clip and drop off in the main office. Each Box Top is worth $0.10 for our school. Talk about easy money!! Thank you for supporting our school!