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School Colors

Royal Blue & Yellow

School Mascot


William McKinley
Elementary School

466 McGilchrist Street SE
Salem, OR 97302

Phone 📱 503-399-3167
Fax: 503-316-3527

Principal: Michelle Nelson
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Office Manager: Jennifer Denny
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McKinley Mountain Lions strive to be Safe, Respectful, and Responsible

We work together to improve the world through Positive Actions and Words

McKinley is a kindergarten through fifth-grade school with an enrollment that averages around 350 students.

McKinley Elementary opened in 1915, and was named after the 25th president of the United States, William McKinley.

The staff and community of McKinley School will work collaboratively to meet the unique needs of our students so that they will have the opportunity to experience success while building an awareness of the world, and their place in it.