McKinley High School

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

The Beautiful Days of Our Youth

From our Senior Year.  Remember?

Dance Dress Code

Wow!  Did we actually wear coats and ties at dances?
Check out those moves!

In fact, come down and check out the new moves
at the Birthday Bash celebration at the
Japanese Cultural Center on July 23, 2011.

$60 and no coat and tie required.
Send check to McKinley Class of '69
99-868 Halawa Road
Aiea, Hawaii  96701 for more info.

McKinley Tigers Baseball Team 1969

Black and Gold is on the field!


Remember the Solteros?
Well they remember you!

Come see them at the Birthday Bash on July 23, 2011
along with other Class of '69 clubs from
Kaimuki, Kalani, and Roosevelt High Schools.

Send your check for $60 to
"McKinley Class of '69"
99-868 Halawa Dr.
Aiea, HI  96701
or contact
for more information.

Remember them?

Class of '69 Tigers at their 40th reunion.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Las Vegas Here We Come! November 9-14, 2011 - Five Nights/Six Days

We're finally doing it! We've jointly planned a Las Vegas 60th Birthday Reunion Event in Downtown Vegas with Roosevelt and Kalani High Schools.  Let's celebrate our 60th Birthday in Vegas!

PLEASE RSVP WITH $50 DEPOSIT which will be applied to activity fees.

The following are estimated costs per person (prices based on double occupany rooms, roommates are determined after all RSVPs are confirmed, single room occupancy room will cost additional $50):
Package A - $799 (RoundTrip from HNL/Room/Activities):
- Honolulu/Las Vegas Roundtrip Airfare on Omni Air plus 2 check-in bags; we are holding rooms so you will need to let Dexter know you are planning to go so he can reserve room.
- 6 Days, 5 Nights at the California Hotel (double occupancy/single is higher) with hotel meal coupons;
- Las Vegas R/T Airport/Hotel transportation
- Activities; Planned Activity Shuttles (RSVP $50 Deposit)

Package B - $225* (Room/Activities):
- 6 Days, 5 Nights at the California Hotel (double occupancy/single is higher) with hotel meal coupons. Make own reservations by calling 1-800-634-6255 and ask for the "Hawaiian Package" let them know you are with McKinley Reunion Group. Specific hotel is upon availability at California, Fremont or Mainstreet.
- Activities; Planned Activity Shuttles. (RSVP $50 Deposit)
* Price increase from $175 as of 5/11.

There will be special tri-school events, shopping excursions and McKinley class get-togethers.  Lots of free time for gambling or just meeting up with friends from McKinley, Kalani, and Roosevelt.
NOTE:  Air and Hotel Reservations are very limited so make your reservations and send your RSVP asap to: and send in your $50 deposit written to, "McKinley Class of '69,"  99-868 Halawa Drive, Aiea, HI  96701.

Vegas Itinerary

60th Birthday Reunion at Downtown Las Vegas

as of 5/17/2011
Arrive Wednesday, Nov 9 - Depart Monday, Nov 14 (Five Nights/Six Days)

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2011 - Arrival From Honolulu Only:
9:00 am - Omni Air check in at Honolulu International Airport - Lobby 6 
11:00 am - Leave Honolulu on Omni, Vacations Hawaii package 
6:30 pm - Arrive Las Vegas, McCarran Terminal and shuttle to hotel 
8:30 pm - Check into California Hotel

Thursday, Nov 10, 2011
8:00 am - Breakfast lce Breaker at Main Street Buffet (All Schools) 
10:00 am - Slot Tournament (All Schools) 
5:00 pm - Bell Trans Shuttle pickup at hotel to Kopper Keg (T) (All Schools) 
5:30 pm - RHS, KHS and MHS (Dinner, Getting Reacquainted, Poker Tournament, School Karaoke) 
10:00 pm - Shuttle leaves every 15 minute back to hotel or Strip Bell Trans

Friday, Nov 11, 2011 
8:00 am – McKinley Breakfast (place to be determined) 
10:00 am – Shopping - Shuttle p/u 10:00, 1:00, 4:00 
2:00 pm – Shuttle pickup to Sam’s Town for Bowling (McKinley) 
5:30 pm – Return to hotel from Sam’s Town 
6:00 pm – Bowling Happy Hour (Awards) at Roosevelt Hospitality Suite (T) 
9:00 pm – Return shopping shuttle to hotels

Saturday, Nov 12, 2011
8:00 am - Optional events: golf, shopping, sightseeing (all schools) 
From 6:00pm - Roosevelt Hospitality Suite, "Karaoke Night"

Sunday, Nov 13, 2011 
10:00 am – McKinley Breakfast (Place to be determined) 
6:00 pm - Meet in front of the hotel to show (All Schools) 
8:00 pm - Show to be announced

Monday, Nov 14, 2011 - Departure
Honolulu Bound Only:
7:00 am - Bags out in the hallway 
8:30 am - Leave hotel for airport 
11:00 am - Depart Las Vegas, McCarren Terminal - Omni Air 2:25 pm - Arrive Honolulu


Sunday, May 1, 2011

'69 B-Bash Celebration, Saturday, July 23, 2011

The Japanese Cultural Center will be the site for the grandest 60th Birthday Party celebrating '69 Grads from Kaimuki, Kalani, Roosevelt and McKinley High Schools.  The evening will feature 60's live music by the Beat Boys with a special performance by the Calientes, casino games, ono pupus, drinks and surprises.  Be sure to let your friends from the participating schools in on the event.  Links to the other high schools can be found on this site.

Tickets are $60 (check made payable to, "McKinley Class of '69," mail to 99-868 Halawa Dr., Aiea, HI  96701) or limited tickets at the door for $70.  For reservations or more information, please send e-mails to

We're coming together to celebrate our 60th Birthday!

McKinley Class of '69 Reunion Committee has been jointly planning two events to celebrate our 60th Birthdays with Roosevelt, Kalani, and Kaimuki.  The first event will be held in Honolulu on July 23, 2011 and the second in Las Vegas, November 9-14, 2011.  Check out this blog for details to each event.  Remember, since these are joint events, attendance is limited for each school participating so be sure to RSVP soon.