Jerrod ButlerThis week’s coach of the week is football coach Jerrod Butler. Butler has been coaching for seven years at MCA. He is the offensive and defensive line coach and also coaches track. When asked about his main motivation for coaching he stated, “The impact that was made on me as a man in high school […]
team picOn November 28th, the Lady Mustangs basketball team hosted their first home game against Texoma Christian. Maintaining the lead the entirety of the game, the Mustangs pulled through with a win. The Mustangs played aggressively and racked up several steals, which resulted in winning the game with a final score of 47-39. The girls’ basketball […]
competition pic 1This year the Varsity Spirit Squad competed for the first time in the TAPPS cheer and dance competition. The girls traveled to Waco, TX and competed on November 28th and 29th. The Dance team competed in pom dance and a jazz piece. Dance placed 10th out of 13 teams with an overall score of 489. […]
charlie-brownThe MCA Kindergarten class had the opportunity to see the musical “A Charlie Brown Christmas” at the Dallas Children’s Theater on Thursday, November 30th. The musical cast performed with live music and remained faithful to the book and movie. This trip not only included a musical, but the children also learned about the birth of […]
Seventh and Eighth GradersOn Friday, November 10, a group of middle school students journeyed to the local Chestnut Square in Downtown McKinney to volunteer their time. Upon arrival, they were each given a costume that replicated the way people dressed in the colonial days. The seventh and eighth graders taught different lessons to the seconds graders from Finch […]
team picThe Lil’ Stangs first grade flag football season came to an end this past Saturday. Although there is no record of wins and losses for the team, they competed hard and experienced success. When asked about his favorite experience coaching, Coach Ryan Nordhaus said, “My favorite experience was just seeing the excitement from these kids. […]
Regional champsOn November 24, the Mustangs squared off against the Eagles of Willow Park Trinity in the second round of state playoffs. The game was at Hendricks Stadium in Princeton, and it wasn’t a regular matchup. Last year, MCA played Willow Park in the same round of playoffs. They were up at the half, but in […]
This week’s Senior Spotlight features one of MCA’s favorite set of twins, Addison and Adrian Hydock. Addison Hydock came to McKinney Christian Academy as a freshman. During his years at MCA, Hydock has proven himself a leader, as he is always offering kind words or helping others out. Outside of school he enjoys fishing and […]
On November third, the Mustangs faced off against the Chargers of Shelton at John Paul II’s field in Dallas. Both teams knew what was at stake going into the game: a District Championship. The fourth quarter came after a back-and forth race. The score was 19-22, with the Mustangs on top. They scored with three […]
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 […]