Vision and Mission Statements

McKinley School

McKinley School is a proud neighborhood preschool through fifth grade school that has served the Cañon City community for more than 60 years. By educating families for generations, McKinley is truly a family-oriented school with beliefs and traditions we honor to this day. Additionally, McKinley is the proud home of Cañon City School District's only district sponsored Preschool Program. 


  • We achieve academic excellence while empowering social-emotional growth for all.


  • We provide engaging instruction and model our Traits and Skills. We partner with families and our community to build strong relationships and value McKinley traditions.