Important News

Spring Happenings at South McKeel

Spring Pictures Tuesday, March 3

Elementary Field Day Friday, March 13

Class Pictures (K-5) Tuesday, March 17

Blood Drive Wednesday, March 18

Spring Fling Friday, March 20

Spring Break March 23-27

Spring Music Extravaganza March 10, 6:00 PM, Victory Church

South McKeel Academy Presents

The Spring Music Extravaganza


Pre-K - 5th Grade Students4th/5th Chorus with special guests The Melody Boyz and Drama Club Students

Annual independent fiscal audit

The Schools of McKeel Academy annual independent fiscal audit are attached.

2019 the schools of mckeel academy.pdf

School Grade

The Florida Department of Education has awarded South McKeel the school grade of A for the 2018-2019 school year!

Congratulations to our students and staff for your hard work!

Yearbooks On Sale Now

Yearbooks can be purchased online through the Lifetouch website. New this year ads will be purchased and uploaded through the Lifetouch website.  If you have any questions please contact

Yearbook code: 8654020

Yearbooks will be on sale through 4/10/20

Ads are on sale until 1/31/20

Clothes Closet Hours

Our Clothes Closet is open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00-10:30 and 1:00-2:30.  No appointment necessary.

Lunch Visitors

*LUNCHROOM NEWS* Parents may join their student(s) for lunch beginning Tuesday, September 3rd.  Remember, NO food from outside vendors is permitted.  Parents may eat in the designated area with ONLY their child.  Please limit visitors to 2.  ONLY visitors listed on a student's emergency contact are permitted eat with the student.  Check in at the front office and show ID.  Please follow this schedule:

Monday - E-L

Tuesday- A-D

Wednesday- S-Z

Thursday- M-R


Transportation Guidelines

Questions about transportation services?  Please click here for Transportation Guidelines.

Approved Calendar for 2019-2020

McKeel Schools Jacket/Hoodie Ordering

If you wish to purchase South McKeel jackets, hoodies and sweatshirts, please click on the link below. All orders will be shipped to you directly.

Florida's Charter Schools

Know the facts about Florida's Charter Schools. Click here to learn more.

2015 Economic Security Report

The Department of Education has issued the following memorandum regarding the 2015 Economic Security Report. The full report may be viewed by clicking here.

School Start and End Times 2019-2020

School Day Start/End Times 2019-2020

  • McKeel Academy Central 8:15-3:15
  • South McKeel Academy 8:00-3:00
  • McKeel Academy of Technology*  8:45-2:30

Debit/Credit Card Transactions

The minimum charge for all debit/credit card transactions is $10.  Cards may be used for field trips, clothes closet, jeans, and Bookfair items but the total must exceed $10.  Cash and checks are accepted too.

Tobacco Free School

South McKeel Academy is a Tobacco Free School.  Smoking is prohibited on school grounds. Thank you for setting a good example for all of our students!

Medication for School

Please remember that all medication that is to be taken at school MUST have an authorization for medication form completed.  All medication MUST be brought in by an adult.  Students are not allowed to bring medication to school.