The Mane Edition

Honor Choir 9/11

The Lower School Honor Choir groups together to take a picture in front of the fire truck.

Emma Bryant, Entertainment Editor

September 13, 2018

On September 11 of every year, the United States observes a day of remembrance for the people who died at the tragic event that happened 17 years ago. It is a day of honoring the first responders and victims of the terrorist attack that lost their lives. The 9/11 attacks on the Twin Towers, Pentagon,...

The Cross

A view of the cross from the second floor of the upper school.

Jolie Clow, staff writer

September 4, 2018

Each year the McKinney Christian Academy senior class raises money to donate a gift to the school. The senior classes of 2010-2012 and 2014-2018 and donors at the 25th Anniversary Gala worked hard to raise money for a thirty foot concrete cross. Having a cross in the center of the school has been an...

Ninth Annual Tournament of Champions

The Lady Mustangs pose with their trophy after finishing second in their own MCA Tournament of Champions

Elizabeth Etheredge, Staff Writer

September 4, 2018

Last weekend the MCA held the 9th Annual Tournament of Champions Volleyball Tournament which lasted three days. The Lady Mustangs took home second place after losing to Hockaday in the Gold bracket championship games. Senior, Emma Lowes, said "I think this weekend was all around a learning exper...

New Year New Teachers

Tyler Blue

Annie Weichel, staff writer

September 1, 2018

This year at MCA there are seven new teachers joining us. Two joining the Upper School, two joining Middle School, three working for Directed Studies, and one new kindergarten teacher’s aide. Teaching Algebra ll and College Algebra Mrs. Wong felt led to teach here after her three kids went here and r...

Seniors get a New Privilege for the Year

Senior Sam Utzig takes a picture after finishing painting his parking spot.

Lauren Rose, campus editor

August 28, 2018

This year at MCA, you may notice something different in the Upper School parking lot: colorfully painted parking spots. This is a new opportunity for seniors this year, which allows them to express some creative freedom at school. Seniors who wanted to paint their parking spots pay the fee of $100 and...

Mustang Retreat 2018

Seniors bond on their extra day at retreat.

Ava Grace Haggard, staff writer

August 28, 2018

Every year, McKinney Christian Academy students go on a trip to the Riverbend Retreat Center in Glen Rose. This time away from school is a way for new students to get to know their new classmates, a time for returning students to grow closer to each other, and for everyone to grow closer to God. For many...

Class of 2018 Plans

After senior chapel, the students take their final picture in their college shirts in front of the Student Life Center.

Juliana Roller, Campus Editor

May 23, 2018

Senior School Major Anatoly John Atchison Harding University Graphic Design Dmitri James Atchison Texas State Technical College Automotive Technology Cameron Joseph Badeaux Oklahoma Christian University Electrical Engineering Annika Dawn Ballestro Texas Christian University Visual Communication Lane Barr...

MCA Choir Dinner Show

The MCA Upper School Choir gathers together to sing a group song.

Sam Harrell, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018

This past Saturday the MCA Choir hosted their annual dinner show. Janine Locke, the choir teacher, directed the choir and hosted a wonderful show as always. The theme of the dinner show this year was "Disney Heroes and Villains." The audience relaxed and ate dinner as the MCA Choir performed the songs...

Senior Spotlight

Seniors, Christian Pierce and Robert Xu.

Mary Hana Spencer, Forum Editor

May 17, 2018

This week's Senior Spotlight features Christian Pierce and Robert Xu. Christian Pierce came to McKinney Christian Academy during the start of his Sophomore year. During his years of high school, Pierce has participated in Golf, Soccer, and Cross Country. He enjoys hanging out with friends and working...

Baseball Reaches the Regional Playoffs

The Varsity Baseball team walks off the field after their last game of the season.

Emma Bryant, staff writer

May 17, 2018

The Mustangs had their final game of the season on Friday night against Pantego Christian. Many fans came out to support the Mustangs as they competed to advance to the state tournament. The Mustangs started off the game with a run in the first inning with a triple by Junior shortstop Syler Gabel. The...

Softball’s Last Games

The Lady Mustang Softball team poses for one last picture in Lubbock.

Kara Vita, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018

                            Last Monday and Tuesday the Softball team drove up to Lubbock to play Lubbock Christian. The first game ended with the score being 0-16. Coach...

The 100th Day of School

Mrs. Hamilton's kindergarten class poses with Zero Hero as they count out their collection of 100 items that they brought.

Kara Vita, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018

The Lower School celebrated the 100th day of school this past Friday, February 2. They celebrate by doing fun activities and having snacks. In Kindergarten, they have "Zero Hero" who comes to visit and helps the kids count their collection of 100 things that they brought. They read 100 words, made 100...

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