"Determined to rise, destined to succeed, as we create a better world one student at a time."
Welcome to McKinley Middle Academic Magnet. We are a high-performing, A-rated, dedicated Academic Magnet School with a focus on Visual and Performing Arts. McKinley has been recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School and has received the titles of Magnet School of Excellence and Magnet School of Distinction from Magnet Schools of America. At McKinley we are proud to offer students unique learning opportunities through advanced academics as well as arts integration across the curriculum. Our amazing faculty and staff is passionate about our school and devoted to our students. McKinley provides a truly one-of-a-kind middle school experience while preparing students for high school and beyond.
Our vision is to create an environment which nurtures high ideals, creative thought, and positive action.
Our values are respect for all persons and property, cooperation in all endeavors, and good citizenship.
Our goal is to provide opportunities for each student to reach his or her full potential.
Our mission is to challenge students both intellectually and artistically to become responsible citizens who will make valuable contributions to society.