Heard MuseumOn October 18th, the second graders went on a field trip to the Heard Museum. After studying fossils and creationism versus evolutionism, the students were ready to see real fossils and spend time at the museum. Arranged by second grade teachers, Mrs. Atherton and Mrs. Francis, the students had a great time. A favorite exhibit […]
On Wednesday, October 4, the McKinney Christian Cross Country team competed in the annual Thrill of the Hill meet. With temperatures in the high 90s the runners would have to face two daunting hills about 30 meters up at about a 45 degree angle. The first part of the race the runners would have to […]
Lady Mustang state volleyball teamPacked up and prepared to play a great game, the Varsity Lady Mustangs headed to West, Texas to play their Semi-Final game against the Lubbock Trinity Lions. The girls left Thursday afternoon with a fun send off from their classmates, teachers, and parents lining the roads of MCA. Arriving to practice in Alvarado Thursday night, […]
After the Middle School Lady Mustang’s volleyball season came to an end there were four players who were picked by Coach Neidlinger and Coach Ackmann to play in an All Star volleyball teams. These teams would consist of multiple players from other schools that they had played throughout the season.  The four girls that were […]
The McKinney Christian Academy Lower School students and teachers had the opportunity to dress in their pajamas on Friday, October 27. The fifth grade students wore their very own MCA Big Dogz shirts to go with their pajamas to represent their class. McKinney Christian Academy’s PJ day was a favorite among the Lower School students. […]
TexomaThis Friday, the Varsity football team dominated on the field. Despite it being a cold 33 degrees, the Mustangs remained focused and got the job done. The Mustangs matched up against Texoma Christian Academy and didn’t let up until the final minute. In the first quarter, Quarterback Will Baxter, 11th, threw a 22-yard touchdown pass […]
The coach of the week is, varsity football coach, Chance Gray. Gray has been coaching for seven years, all of which have been at MCA. His motivation for coaching is, “to share how immense Christ’s love is for each one of us and how we can experience a joyful life responding to that love as […]
A slight breeze filled the air, ruffling the hair of spectators crowding the sides of the street. It was a pleasant day in Dallas. It had rained earlier in the morning, but the skies had cleared since then. It was about sixty-seven degrees outside. A roar of approval rolled like a wave through the city, […]
Winn-DixieOpal is a young girl struggling to form new friendships in her new small town. She has been forced to move and live with her dad since her mother, out of nowhere, abandoned her.  She misses her mom and her old friends. It doesn’t help that she doesn’t have the best relationship with her dad. […]
This week’s Senior Spotlight features Laney Barrett and Charlie Stubbs. Laney Barrett came to MCA in the sixth grade. During High School, Barrett has participated in soccer, praise band, and choir. Around campus Barrett is known for her beautiful voice and her ability to give genuine, honest advice to anyone in need. Her favorite thing […]