Archive for: March, 2014

 
Seven GM students attended PMEA All-States

Seven GM students attended PMEA All-States

Seven GM students attended PMEA All-States this past weekend in Hersey, PA, marking the most students GM has ever had participate in the All-State Festival at one time. GM had representation in four of the six ensembles. Congratulations to these seven students: Riley Conley, 12th Grade, All-State Wind Ensemble Linsey […]

 

GM Students’ Work Accepted into EUP Art Show

General McLane High School students Jessica Kavelish (10th) and Chris Lydic (12th) had their artwork accepted into Edinboro University’s Biennial D-10 High School Art Invitational.  This show represents one of the largest showcases of the talented young artists in our region. The award ceremony will be this evening at 6:00 […]

 
Academy of Engineering Students Create Chair Lifts

Academy of Engineering Students Create Chair Lifts

It’s hard to imagine ski resorts today without chair lifts. But how exactly do these things work work?  Just ask the GMHS Academy of Engineering students, who learned all about this engineering aspect of ski resorts. Penn State Behrend’s engineering faculty and staff Melanie Ford, Steve Stromm and Lucy Lenhardt spoke to students in the GM Academy […]

 

GM Hires New Music Teacher

 The General McLane School District Board of Education approved and hired Jacob Malec Wednesday night for the Open Music position at the General McLane High School for the 2014-2015 School Year. “I am looking forward to watching Jake interact with our students and staff,” said GMHS Principal Daniel Mennow. “I can’t […]

 
JWPMS Faculty and Students Interviewed at Happi 92.7

JWPMS Faculty and Students Interviewed at Happi 92.7

JWPMS faculty and staff visited Happi 92.7 this morning for an interview on the school’s lip dub video and their Pay It Forward Movement. JWPMS teachers Kate Bakka, Jason Buto, and Todd Sturgess joined JWPMS students Nicole Foulkrod (8th grade) and Olivia Green (7th Grade) at the set to receive their […]

 
McKean Raises $240 for the American Cancer Society

McKean Raises $240 for the American Cancer Society

Students (from left to right) : Erin Mennow, Amaress Matha, Owen Larmon, and Riley Munger. The Challenge Students at McKean Elementary  raised $240 for the American Cancer Society as they finished their Cancer Caring Quilt last week. Students sold $1.00 card stock squares that were made into a Cancer Caring Quilt. […]

 
2014 Read Across America Day

2014 Read Across America Day

General McLane School District was one of the districts in Erie County, PA that celebrated Read Across America Day this week. General McLane High School sent a group of seniors to be guest student readers to McKean Elementary schools on Monday, March 3. This marks the eighth year that high […]

 
EE Teacher Wins VFW Post 740 & District 28 Teacher of the Year Award

EE Teacher Wins VFW Post 740 & District 28 Teacher of the Year Award

Edinboro Elementary teacher Brian Altimier was named this year’s  VFW Post 740 and VFW Distrtict 28 Teacher of the Year. The VFW annually gives this award to teachers who promote civic responsibility, flag etiquette and patriotism. The VFW recognizes the nation’s top classroom elementary, junior high and high school teachers who teach citizenship […]

 
GM Wrestling Wins Championship

GM Wrestling Wins Championship

Congratulations to the GM Wrestling Team for winning the PIAA Northwest Regional Championship this past weekend! In addition, five of the 10 GM wrestlers at the Regional Tournament are advancing to the PIAA State Meet this week: Joe Wheeling, Deane Twitchell, Chris Laird, Ian Mallory and Ethan Laird. Congrats!