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 bi-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:

MACares Benefit Shopping Night at Ten Thousand Villages 12/7

Join us 12/7 from 5-8PM at Ten Thousand Villages, 4803 Burnet Rd., for a festive shopping event to support the needs of AISD students through MACares! Come and enjoy complimentary beer, wine, cider, hot cocoa and desserts while selecting quality fair trade gifts for...

Classes of ’19, ’20, & ’21 – Project Graduation Needs Your Help!

We are looking for parents interested in serving on our executive committee and we especially need parents to head up the celebration (GradKnight) for the Class of 2019, Class of 2020 and Class of 2021. We need to start planning and raising money NOW if we want a fun...

Class of 2018 is Working Taco Shack Bowl

The Class of 2018 will be working the Taco Shack Bowl Concessions at House Park Thursday, August 31st. We are working the home side (side closest to Lamar). We have shifts available so you will not miss the whole game. If you are not able to do it please ask your...