McKinley Elementary

McKinley is a K-5 public school in San Diego, CA. It is also near MCAS Miramar. It is fairly close to area military bases.

Great Schools rates this school 8/10. On the 2014-2015 state assessments, 58% of students in language arts and 485 of students in math achieved proficiency or higher. The community has given this school 4/5 stars. The most recent reviews (2015, 2016) are very positive and highlight quality of the teachers.

What MilFams Say:

This school is above average. McKinley is an IB, or International Baccalaureate, school. McKinley has a very active parent volunteer community involved on campus, not just fundraising. The school also has after school enrichment programs, arts programs (monthly art classes for each grade, dance, ceramics), music (orchestra, band, choir), Spanish language introduction, and theatre arts (winter musical, variety show, Cinco de Mayo performance). It is in the North Park neighborhood. The faculty and staff are welcoming, taking the time to know each child personally. Academic, social, and emotional resources are available as needed. This school communicates regularly with families.