Things all McCallum parents should know:

  1. This WEBSITE will answer most of your questions about the school. Go to our home page at and mark it as a favorite. It is your link to all information about McCallum High School.
  2. The MACKNIGHTLY weekly email newsletter brings you the most current news in a timely fashion. To subscribe, go to the bottom of any page on this web site and add in your information. Watch for a confirmation email and click the button in the email to confirm your subscription.  Check your spam folder if you don’t start receiving newsletters. If you are having trouble with subscribing, or still aren’t getting newsletters, contact Note that almost all articles published in the MacKnightly are also posted on the website in our News section.
  3. Follow us on social media! Follow McCallum on Facebook. Follow The Shield student newspaper on Instagram. Also follow the Fine Arts Academy on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.  To be notified of upcoming plays and musicals from MacTheatre, join this email list.
  4. If you are a Google Calendar user, you may subscribe to the school calendar.
  5. Join the PTSA!
  6. Watch the MacKnightly Newsletter emails at the beginning of the school year to sign up to be a Secret Pal to a McCallum staff member!
  7. Encourage your child to GET INVOLVED. McCallum is a big school. Joining an organization makes it smaller. Encourage your child to listen to the announcements to hear about different clubs, organizations, and meetings. You can find a list of clubs and organizations here. Clubs and activities are varied. There is something for everyone!
  8. MAKE SURE YOU ARE INVOLVED! Now’s not the time for parents to walk away from their child’s school. Your kids need you more than ever and McCallum High School needs you more than ever. Contact the PTSA, the booster organizations of any activities your child is involved in, and/or watch the MacKnightly for opportunities to volunteer. You’ll be glad you did!


Volunteer Opportunities for Parents:

Junior Parent Food Donations and Volunteers Needed for Baccalaureate

It is customary for the junior parents to host the senior Baccalaureate celebration. A Baccalaureate service honoring the class of 2018 will be held on Sunday, May 27 at 2:00 pm at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 3003 Northland Drive. Please review the volunteer...

Career Speakers Series for April

Career Speaker Series continues with some great speakers in April and May. Remember, the speaker series is open to all McCallum Students. Click here for the April speakers. AVID and the College/Career Center want to thank all the dedicated parents and friends of...

Classes of 2019, 2020 and 2021 Project Graduation Volunteers Needed

Parents of Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen, we are in need of 2-3 parent volunteers to represent each of your students' graduating classes. Each class forms a committee to fund-raise and organize a safe celebration for the seniors on the night of graduation. The...