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Office Staff
Office Hours: 7:30 - 4:00
Phone: (701) 857-4615
Fax: 701-857-8756
School Hours: 8:40-3:00

Karen Gullicks

Deb Martin

Stacey Eskelson
McKinley Elementary School has a tradition of offering a well-rounded educational setting in which students are encouraged to become life-long learners. Our mission statement is, "Empower all learners to succeed in a changing world." Our goal is to foster relationships with each and every student and we will do everything possible to also meet each child's social and emotional needs.

This website is created for both the benefit of students and parents. As you browse, we hope you will gain insight into our school and find the information beneficial. If you have any concerns whatsoever, please contact us. Again, welcome to McKinley and thank you for sharing your child with us!

The vision statement for McKinley Elementary School is to provide opportunities for students to reach their full potential through rigorous and innovative learning, which would include both academic performance and personal development.
Parenting Corner
Teaching Your Children Values

• Be a good role model. Children pay more attention to what we do than what we say. Teach respect, empathy, and courtesy by example.

•Teach children to consider others before themselves. Emphasize that kindness and selflessness are worthy traits.

•Discuss inappropriate behavior. Provide your child with choices so he or she can avoid it.

•Monitor what your child sees and hears; carefully select the television programs and videos your child watches.

•Discuss problems or situations that might be worrying your child. Communicate understanding and willingness to help.

•Most importantly, give your child a loving, caring home environment.
Is our website accessible?
We are working on making changes to our website to ensure it is accessible to persons with disabilities. We’d like to know how the website is or isn’t accessible to you. If you would be willing to share your thoughts, we would appreciate it. Please contact Alicia Eslinger by e-mail at