"Our standard is excellence" at McDowell Elementary and let us introduce ourselves...

Meet Up and Eat Up Program - 

Taylor School District announces the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program for children. Free meals will be made available to children 18 years of age and under or persons up to age 26 who are enrolled in an educational program for the mentally or physically disabled that is recognized by a State or local public educational agency. Click on the above for more information. 

Click here to enjoy...Summertime Reading for Children of all ages 
                                         Your 2018 Summer Reading List

Suggested School Supplies for your child  -  Fall 2018
Kindergarten Supply List                   1st Grade Mrs.Carver's Supply List 
1st Grade Ms. Lavender's Supply List            2nd Grade Supply List
3rd Grade Ms. Blair's Supply List       5th Grade Mrs. Alef's Supply List


Welcome to McDowell...

We are so happy to have you at McDowell Elementary school! We serve approximately 340 students in grades K-5.  Thank you for choosing our school as the building block of your child’s education. I am proud to say that we have a wonderful, highly qualified staff.  They take great care in providing a balanced curriculum, which incorporates the academic, social, and emotional well-being of each student.  You have begun a great partnership between home and school that allows your student to grow and develop as a learner. 

You are your child’s most valuable resource.  Please come in and sign up to voluteer and join our parent group. I look forward to partnering with you to advance your child’s learning.  Please contact me with any questions or concerns.  

Lynne Borg, Principal

News & Announcements

Now you can join all of Taylor schools on-
Facebook  For district news!

And while you're on Facebook do a search for McDowell PTA and like the page to keep up to date on school happenings!!

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Upcoming events
Dates for you to remember...


September 4 - First day Welcome, 1/2 day of School starts!
October 3 - Official Student Count Day
October 31 - 1/2 Day of School
November 6 - No School, Election Day
November 14 & 15 - 1/2 Day of School, Conferences in afternoon and evening.
November 16 - 1/2 Day of School
November 21, 22, & 23 - No School, Thanksgiving Break
November 28 - 1/2 Day of School
December 22 to January 6 - No School, Holiday Break