About the Teacher




    Hello, my name is Mr. Foss.  This is my 26th year teaching at McKinley.  Welcome back to a new school year.  This year will still be one of challenges, but we will overcome them together.  I look forward to working with you, and actually seeing you, this year.


    My teaching schedule is:

    1st Period 8:20-9:10  8th grade math

    2nd Period  9:15-10:05  Prep

    3rd Period  10:10-11:00  8th grade science

    4th Period 11:40-12:30  7th grade math

    5th Period 12:35- 1:25 7th grade science

    6th Period 1:30-2:20  8th grade MESA (and maybe PLTW)



    Sign In to Your Chromebook

    1. Type in your student ID
    2. Click Next
    3. Type in your password
      1. K-3 it is your birthdate in the form of YEARMONTHDATE (YYYYMMDD)
      2. 4th-8th: student-created password (please let me know if you have forgotten your password


    Google Class Code:

              1st period (8th Math):  
              3rd (8th Science):  
              4th (7th Math):  
              5th (7th Science): 

    Watch this video to join and learn about your

              6th (8th MESA/PLTW/):  

    Google Class. Mire este video para unirse y aprender sobre su clase de Google. (Click Here)


    Remind App: 

    Watch this video to join your Remind class. Mire este video para unirse a la aplicación Remind. (Click Here)

    Our class is now part of the “Remind” app. This is a way for me to easily communicate with you about our classroom. It is a private app that works like a text message. Please add yourself to my class and send me a message with your child’s name. First, go to the app store and download the app “Remind”, then you simply send a text message.

    Or:  go to www.remind.com/join

    Enter this number: 81010

    And text:

    7th grade class is @foss7t

    8th grade class is @foss8t

    MESA/PLTW  is @fossme

    Todd Foss