• McKinley Elementary School
    Principal: Corri Guy
    1716 Kenwood Avenue
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 324-0403
  • News, Events, and Announcements

    McKinley Updates April 23rd

    McKinley “Super” Fun Night -  April 25th, 2014 5:30-7:30 pm

    This year’s “Super Fun Night” is THIS FRIDAY NIGHT!!!!!.

    This annual event will feature all of your favorite super heroes with games, prizes, bounce houses, face painting, crafts, a cake walk, a photo op, and much more!

    Please remember to … Read more

    James Hersch adds some kindness to McKinley!

    Students at McKinley Elementary School wrote songs about kindness with the help of visiting artist James Hersch. Each year McKinley Elementary students have a theme and this year’s theme is kindness. Students have been reading age-appropriate books about kindness with older students and teachers reading the book “Wonder” by R.J. … Read more

    McKinley School Garden Announcement

    Did you know McKinley School has a school garden?  Getting involved is fun and rewarding.  Your help could be tending the garden for a week this summer, coordinating the “veggie vote,” helping students plant seeds, or lots of other ways.  We happily take all volunteers, no matter how much time/talent/treasure … Read more

    Important School starting time & alternative child care information

    Here are some resources for families when school is closed due to inclement weather.

    Davenport Parks and Recreation

    Join us at the River’s Edge (700 W River Dr, Davenport, IA 52802) for games, crafts, and fun! With an Ice Skating rink and full size Turf at our disposable, the fun … Read more


    2nd Semester begins

    Welcome back to 2014!  Because of the inclement weather we have been having, please be aware of possible late starts. You can get that information by clicking the Emergency School Closings tab on the left side of the screen. Please rely on the television and radio stations for information. We … Read more

    The Holidays bring Gingerbread Houses and Nutcrackers to McKinley

    Gingerbread HousesIn keeping with several years’ tradition, students at McKinley who have read a holiday book are invited to create gingerbread houses that are then displayed at the school library. New this year: 3rd grade students created paper nutcrackers after hearing and viewing ETA Hoffmann’s The Nutcracker. The following students won … Read more

    Welcome to McKinley Elementary!

    Welcome to the new webpage for McKinley Elementary School.  We will be keeping this site up-to-date during the year; we hope that you will find it informative.  The staff members at McKinley are strongly committed to providing a high quality education to your children.  We believe that each child should … Read more

    Salsa days are here again!


    Chef Lewis and the second grade students spent the day making salsa from vegetables that were produced here at McKinley’s school garden! Yum!


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    QC Toughest Job? Kindergarten Teacher!!!!!

    Morgan Ottier, KWQC-TV 6 reporter, visited Mrs. Finkeldei’s kindergarten classroom on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, to help out with part of that day’s classroom activities as part of her Tough Jobs series. Here is a link to the story: more

    Davenport Community Schools Supply List

    Click Elementary-School-Supply-List-2013-20141 for the updated school supply list.… Read more

    Health Reminders for Parents

    Now we are into the cold and flu season we have children with allergies and all of us sharing germs with each other, It’s important to remind children of habits that can help them stay healthy year round.

    1. Cover your nose and mouth when you sneeze or cough.
    2. Wash your
    3. Read more