Dassa McKinney
Elementary School

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Dassa McKinney Elementary Holiday Book Swap
Dassa McKinney Elementary 9th Annual Holiday Book Swap We are accepting donations of gently used or new, grade-level and school-appropriate books to swap with friends (they do not have to be holiday themed). If you have any extra books, especially for the upper grades three to six, we will gladly find them a new home. We will be accepting donations until Friday, December 16. The Book Swap will take place on December 22. Thank you for your support of this event! If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Conchilla or your child's homeroom teacher.

We are accepting donations of gently used or new, grade-level, and school-appropriate books to swap with friends. The books do not have to be holiday themed. This is the annual Title I Holiday Book Swap and will be on December 22. Students can donate books by Friday, December 16. This is an opportunity for students to share in the spirit of giving and get a new book for the holiday break. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Conchilla or your child's homeroom teacher. Please see the 2022 Book Swap Invitation flyer for all the details.

Winter Newsletter

Catch up on everything happening at Dassa McKinney Elementary School by reading our quarterly newsletter below.

Holiday Choral and Band Program

On Thursday, December 15, 2022, students in kindergarten through sixth grade will perform in our annual holiday program. For more information, please see the Holiday Choral and Band Program announcement.

Pep Rally and Class Parties

We will have a pep rally on December 21 (rescheduled from the fall). We will also have winter holiday classroom parties on December 22.

Christmas Break

Christmas break is on Friday, December 23 through Monday, January 2. School resumes on Tuesday, January 3. Have a safe and enjoyable holiday season!