MacKnightly News & FACEBOOK

mackninghtly newsThe best way to keep up with important dates and events at McCallum High School is to subscribe to the email newsletter “MacKnightly News.” The email distribution list is managed through Yahoo Groups. The PTSA sponsors the service by providing a moderator for the list. Jackie Baldwin and Gina Akin are the moderators for the 2015-2016 school year. They are responsible for the postings – you control whether or not you are subscribed to the list. To submit notices and news for distribution, send an email to The deadline for submitting news is 5:00pm on Sunday. If you miss that deadline and want your news included in the midweek update, you need to submit it by 5:00pm on Wednesday.

Subscribing to the MacKnightly News means that you get:

  • Timely information about school events including sports and fine arts events and important deadlines
  • Information about booster clubs, PTSA and other important information for parents
  • Advance notice of school holidays and schedules
  • Information about available scholarships and senior events
  • Information about parent workshops and learning events
  • Reliable information twice a week, not a flood
  • The ability to control when you join the newsletter, you can unsubscribe at any time

You will receive an email newsletter on Sunday that has all the upcoming events and dates for the week ahead. You will also receive another newsletter on Wednesday posting KUDOS for students and teachers.

How to subscribe

Using the the email account at which you wish to receive the newsletter....

  1. Create a new email message and in the "Send to" box type:
  2. Don't put anything in the "Subject" box or the text box.
  3. Hit send.
  4. You will receive receive a confirmation email from Yahoo Groups.

How to unsubscribe

Using the email account from which you wish to NO LONGER receive the newsletter.

  1. Create a new email and in the "Send to" box type:
  2. Don't put anything in the "Subject" box or the text box.
  3. Hit send.

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IMPORTANT NOTE: Do not reply to emails that you receive through the distribution list. This will not subscribe or unsubscribe you, or post information to the list.

Families without email can read the MacKnightly News at several branch libraries. North Village, Carver, Oak Springs, and Yarbrough will post the MacKnightly News on their community bulletin boards. Ask the librarian or branch manager if you have questions.


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