From the Blog

McNary Receives the Nike School Innovation Fund Grant Once More!

Congratulations Celts! McNary High school has once again received the Nike School Innovation Fund Grant! This grant is presented to public high schools statewide to support programs and instruction for all students to promote college readiness. The Nike program hopes to, through this grant, actively encourage education through innovation, increase the rate of timely graduation
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Local Keizer Scholarship Opportunity

New Local Scholarships are coming into the College and Career Center every day!   The Keizer Heritage Pearl Langeland Memorial Scholarship is for any graduating senior who has been a resident of Keizer for the past 5 years. This $1000 scholarship requires short handwritten answers to 3 questions, a list of extracurricular activities and document
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Hammond Elementary Volunteering

HAMMOND ELEMENTARY needs volunteers for their annual Literacy Night on Thursday, March 16th, 5:00 – 7:30 PM. This event consists of various hands on activities that promotes reading and writing and needs volunteers to manage the activities. If you interested in volunteering for this event, please see Mrs. Farris for more information. Hammond Elementary needs a
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Our wrestlers competed this last weekend at the District Tournament. We finished 7th out of 9 teams but were only 8 points away from 3rd place and really did exceed our expectations. So if you have a chance, please congratulate our wrestler. The following 8 people qualified for the State Tournament which begins this Friday in Portland
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Senior Living Community Looking for Volunteers!

A new Senior Living Community is opening in the Keizer Station area in March! Bonaventure is looking for McNary High School students who would like to volunteer in their new senior community. Get involved and spend an afternoon visiting and playing games, bowling, or performing by singing or playing instruments in this senior living community.
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Simpson University Visiting!

  Juniors and Seniors remember that next week Simpson University is visiting McNary High School on Thursday, February 23rd. This liberal arts university offers a variety of degrees in medical fields, Business, music, Political science, psychology, social sciences and religious studies. Sign up today on the College and Career Center Website to attend these presentations!


COMEDY! ACTING! SINGING! Come and join us for the annual performance of “A Night at the Theater!” This amazing night features over 225 singers from Whiteaker and special guests, the McNary Highlanders Classics group. In this amazing show, singers perform multiple songs from hit musicals and movies we all know and love! This year, performances contain
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This amazing event is a week geared toward Juniors and Seniors preparing for College! Opportunities to get EXTRA HELP in the College and Career Center as they either begin or are finishing their college and scholarship searches!   Tuesday – “College and Scholarship Organization” Seminar – 2:30 PM after school Wednesday – “Writing College an
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Deadline for Senior Photos

Attention seniors! The deadline is coming up to submit your senior photos. Please see Ms. Wilkinson in Rm. 262 or look on the McNary website for information concerning your senior photos. The deadline is March 1st!  

McNary’s Blood Drive Looking For Donors

Blood Drive is coming up on March 14th! The drive will start at 7:45 and will end at 12:45. To schedule an appointment or get more information, contact Sydney Hamilton at (503)798-6771 or email her at You can also sign up at the main office. If you are 16, you must have a parent or
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