Archive for: November, 2014

 
Edinboro Elementary’s Heidi Kalicky Receives Golden Apple Award

Edinboro Elementary’s Heidi Kalicky Receives Golden Apple Award

  Edinboro Elementary second grade teacher Heidi Kalicky was awarded the Golden Apple Award this week. The GOLDEN APPLE AWARD program is a tradition at JET-TV in Erie, Pennsylvania.  JET-TV, in partnership with Edinboro University,  honors local educators who have made a positive impact upon the youth of our community. Students submit written nominations explaining why […]

 
The McKean Elementary Food Drive Winner Is ….

The McKean Elementary Food Drive Winner Is ….

Congratulations to Mrs. Rupert’s class for winning the Food Drive at McKean Elementary! The class collected 154 items and will get a pizza party and a golf trip for winning. The runners up were: Mrs. Weber with 99 Mrs. Little with 92 Ms. Marnick with 82 Mrs. Grossett with 80 […]

 
GMHS Students Represent Austria in Model UN Convention

GMHS Students Represent Austria in Model UN Convention

This past weekend, five GMHS students participated in the 62nd Session of The Gannon University Model United Nations Convention and represented Austria. The students were McKenah Bryson, Emily Hughes, Jesse Nathanson, Emily Tworek, and Lily Zhen. The team’s position paper, written by Emily Hughes and Emily Tworek, received praise from […]

 

General McLane Scores High in State Performance Scores

General McLane School District schools posted scores that were among the highest in the region. In particular, General McLane High School posted the highest score among high schools regionally, and there were drastic leaps in school performance scores for both Edinboro and McKean Elementary Schools over the past year, according to […]

 
GM Says Farewell to Thomas Henning

GM Says Farewell to Thomas Henning

As busses departed from James W. Parker Middle School yesterday, drivers stopped to allow the students to wave goodbye to Mr. Thomas Henning, the Supervisor of Food Service and Transportation within the General McLane School District. Yesterday was the last day for Henning, who retires from the District after serving 35 years. […]

 
Two GMHS Students to Perform with Jim Brickman

Two GMHS Students to Perform with Jim Brickman

General McLane’s Jackie Brown and Brenna McEntee will have the opportunity of a lifetime – to sing alongside Grammy-nominated songwriter and pianist Jim Brickman. “It’s a great opportunity to meet with an artist who has much more experience than us,” said McEntee, who is a senior at General McLane High […]

 
Working “rigor” on Halloween

Working “rigor” on Halloween

This is how second grade at Edinboro does “rigor” on Halloween — by dressing as a word wall!

 
Bus Driver Retires After 50 Years

Bus Driver Retires After 50 Years

As the 2014-2015 school year heads into November, many may have noticed a missing face. After 50 years with the District and serving five generations of students, Nolan “Newt” Burdick retired this summer. “I already miss the kids and the generation of students that I used to haul,” Burdick says. […]