Manchester OrchestraManchester Orchestra’s new album “A Black Mile to the Surface” brings an atmosphere reminiscent of their previous album “Like a Virgin Losing a Child” with its soft, somber vocals in “The Parts,” soaring, reverberant melodies like in “The Gold,” and laced with deep-cutting guitar riffs similar to that of “The Wolf” and everything in between. […]
IMG_0266This week’s Senior Spotlight features Ashley Proctor and Christopher Thomas. Ashley Proctor came to MCA in the sixth grade. Over the years she has participated in many activities, like Varsity Soccer and NHS, but she just recently found her passion. Proctor has always been a cowgirl at heart, but let her love for cows go […]
Legend“Legend” will definitely be a book you can’t set down once you’ve picked it up. It grabs your attention from page one. I have not talked to one person who has disliked this book. There are so many twist and turns. The reader feels like they are at the scene in Denver with the characters […]
StarWarsTheLastJediOn October 9, another look into the next Star Wars movie was released. The next movie will be called The Last Jedi, and it will be the eighth installment in the series. Whereas the previous trailer was a teaser into what we all expected- limited shots of Rey’s training and some ships flying around- it was just […]
Farmersville 2This past Saturday, the Mckinney Christian Cross Country team competed in Farmersville. This meet was different from others because Varsity and Junior Varsity was split into two different divisions. Division one was for schools who were 5A or 6A and division two was for schools 4A and under. The Boy’s Varsity team competed in the division […]
space daySpace Day is an annual event where third grade hosts the first grade. It is located in the circle behind the SLC. There are eight circles painted in the grass which represent each planet’s orbit. This day corresponds with third grade’s curriculum on the solar system. Space Day allows the third grade students to put […]
This past week, the Varsity Lady Mustangs played two district games and went home with wins both times. The girls battled Waco Reicher at home, shutting them out in the first three sets. The girls had tough competition this game, but never failed to work hard for every point. Sophomore Morgan Oden said, “Even though […]
IMG_7051This week’s Senior Spotlight features Avery Phillips and Griffin Lee. Avery Phillips has attended McKinney Christian Academy since the third grade. During her high school career Phillips has played center midfield in Varsity Soccer and in Varsity Volleyball she plays six rotation outside hitter. This year she also serves her volleyball team as a captain. […]
See You at the PoleEvery year, on the last Wednesday of September, students across the nation arrive early to school to gather around their flag pole and pray together for their country. Some Upper, Middle, and Lower school students took part in this annual tradition this year.  Senior praise band members, Charlie Stubbs and McKinley Tyler, led the group […]
Pumpkinville has been condensed to a two-day event this year due to construction at Tucker Hill.  The event will be held On October 28th-29th. The free admission Festival will be jam packed with face painting, pumpkin painting, hay rides, petting zoo, DJ with games, and concessions.  MCA will operate the concession stand both days. Volunteers […]