Mission and Vision
Our Mission: The mission of McKinley Classical Junior Academy is to provide, through research-based strategies, an education that will meet the unique learning styles of the gifted and talented learner in an urban setting.
Our Vision: McKinley Classical Junior Academy endeavors to prepare its students for the 21st Century to be world-class leaders of character, academic superiority, and cultural awareness. McKinley CJA will accomplish this goal in the context of an urban, multiracial, multicultural community led by a highly qualified instructional staff.
McKinley 2022-23 Yearly Calendar: LINK
Student Symptom Decision Tree: LINK
How to Report an Absence - Two Options for Parents/Guardians:
- Call the Main Office during school hours: (314) 773-0027
- Email the Main Office staff: Mrs. R. Jones, Ms. King, and Ms. A. Jones (see Administration section of this website for contact information)
Parents/guardians, share the student's name and reason for absence when you contact the school.
PTO Membership Toolkit: McKinley parents/guardians, to get updates from the Middle School PTO, sign up for Membership Toolkit at this link.
Immunization Requirements: See the following links for school immunization requirements at the state and district levels. Contact Nurse Regina Johnson (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information:
** Missouri School Immunization Requirements one-pager: LINK
** District information containing some immunization requirements and resources that are free or low-cost: LINK