Archive for: May, 2013

 
McKean Art Teacher Donates Sign to JWPMS Garden

McKean Art Teacher Donates Sign to JWPMS Garden

McKean Elementary School Art Teacher Christina Martin created a flower metal sculpture for the Memorial Garden at James W. Parker Middle School. Mrs. Martin creating the piece using aluminum road signs that had been donated from McKean Township. The signs, which were given to Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA), varied in size […]

 
Pitt Mobile Laboratory Comes to JWPMS

Pitt Mobile Laboratory Comes to JWPMS

The University of Pittsburgh’s mobile laboratory was at James W. Parker Middle School last week to conduct a DNA Strawberry Caper with the school’s sixth grade students. Students were immersed in a scenario where they were required to investigate a patent infringement claim made against and organic strawberry grower by […]

 
GM Wins First Place for Float

GM Wins First Place for Float

Congrats to General McLane School District for winning first place in the Youth Division for their float in Erie County’s Perry 200 Parade. What an accomplishment, especially with more than 200 units within Saturday’s parade! Special thanks to all of the volunteers who put in the hours to make this […]

 
Lancer Legacy Dinner

Lancer Legacy Dinner

The Fifth Annual Lancer Legacy Dinner & Awards Ceremony hosted almost 300 attendees last week at McLane Church. This year’s Legacy winners were Pat Davis, Gary Gilbert, Dr. Scott Miller and Tyler Travis. The Legacy Winner for distinguished service was Pat Davis, who taught elementary physical education for thirty-four and […]

 
Pennsylvania State Representative Greg Lucas Presents Citations

Pennsylvania State Representative Greg Lucas Presents Citations

Pennsylvania State Representative Greg Lucas presented citations today to former GM basketball coach Andy Schulz and GM basketball player Jaymon Mason for their basketball accomplishments this year. Citations were from State senator Sean Wiley and state representative Greg Lucas. Congrats!

 
Family Tea Time at Edinboro Elementary

Family Tea Time at Edinboro Elementary

Mrs. Palmer’s First Grade Class held Family Team Time Wednesday morning. Family members were invited to their program that was made to recognize, honor and appreciate their family and friends. The program included Mrs. Palmer’s class own rendition of “The Three Bears”, a poem that celebrates family, a poem that […]

 
Perennials Donated to JWPMS Memorial Garden

Perennials Donated to JWPMS Memorial Garden

Edinboro resident Mrs. Gerri Barnes shared many beautiful perennials from the bounty of her beautiful home garden when she was weeding and thinning this year. If you are interested in adopting a garden, please call 273-1033, extension 5901 or you can email Supt. Richard Scaletta at richardscaletta@generalmclane.org. This Adopt A […]

 
GM Students Participate in EUP Adaptive Swim Program

GM Students Participate in EUP Adaptive Swim Program

The GMHS Autistic class and Edinboro Elementary Life Skills class are currently participating in an Adaptive Swim Program at EUP.  The students get to swim two days/week for 4 weeks on campus at McComb Field House.  They receive 1:1 swim lessons with an EUP student during each visit. This adaptive swim […]

 
Future Engineers at Work

Future Engineers at Work

The annual 12th Annual KNEX Amusement Park opened to parents last week. Students, parents, and grandparents roamed the south cafeteria of James W. Parker Middle School enjoying the many rides and attractions of this miniature theme park.  The sixth grade math students spent an entire year preparing for the park […]

 
GMHS Gets a Head Start on “You Make A Difference” Week

GMHS Gets a Head Start on “You Make A Difference” Week

The Principals’ Cabinet from General McLane High School presented the “You Make A Difference” assembly Friday to the entire school. The assembly promoted the good news/positive data within the District and the “You Make a Difference Week” that starts Monday —  a week dedicated to recognizing those who make a difference and positively effect the […]