Archive for: September, 2014

 
JWPMS Students Help Bring More Tastykakes to Area

JWPMS Students Help Bring More Tastykakes to Area

Every year, James W. Parker Middle School students write persuasive letters to Tasty Baking Company to explain how difficult it is to find their products and request that they bring more Tastykakes to Erie. Today, some of the school’s sixth graders learned the power of the pen. Leo Hayes, Branch Sales Manager at […]

 
2014 HS Pep Assembly

2014 HS Pep Assembly

The General McLane High School Student Council hosted the annual Pep Assembly on Friday. This assembly was part of Spirit Week. After performances by the band and cheerleaders, the Assembly challenged the  Homecoming Court in a variety of games and competitions, from a question and answer portion to a dance-off […]

 
Academy of Medical Arts and Engineering Kicks off 14-15

Academy of Medical Arts and Engineering Kicks off 14-15

The General McLane High School Academy of Medical Arts and Engineering kicked off the 2014-2015 School Year Speaker Series this week. Dr. Terri Astorino, the Assistant Chair for Edinboro University’s Department of Nursing, addressed the Academy’s Medical Arts students on opportunities available within the nursing field and gave advice for students […]

 
Welcome New Board Member, Dr. Sablo!

Welcome New Board Member, Dr. Sablo!

The General McLane School Board of Directors appointed a new board member at last night’s Regular Monthly Board Meeting. Dr. Kahan Sablo will fill the open seat left vacant by Mrs. Melodee Kushner. Dr. Sablo is the Vice President for Student Affairs at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. Although he was […]

 

GM Drivers Accept ALS Challenge

The General McLane School District bus drivers accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge yesterday to raise awareness and donations for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). General McLane’s drivers further challenged Fort LeBoeuf School District drivers. There was an estimated 30 participants from the District involved in the challenge to support a good […]

 
GMHS Student Attended National Youth Leadership Forum

GMHS Student Attended National Youth Leadership Forum

In March, General McLane’s Brenna McEntee was learning what defines ethical behavior and choices at the Rotary Club of Erie’s Ethic Symposium. Fast-forward a few months and the current senior at General McLane was using what she learned to debate the ethical issues of test tube babies. The exploration of […]

 
GMHS Junior Attends National Flight Academy

GMHS Junior Attends National Flight Academy

Mason Fitzsimmons (first row, far right) attend the National Flight Academy this summer. ________________________________________________________________________ Most high school students don’t come close to flying an aircraft carrier. Mason Fitzsimmons isn’t most high school students. The junior at General McLane High School experienced aspects of Naval Aviation this summer through the landlocked, virtual aircraft […]