Archive for: January, 2015

 

Two GM Students Earn Regional Band Recognition

Two General McLane students have advanced to the Regional Level for Concert Band.  Junior Caleb Will and senior David Taylor have been selected to perform in this year’s Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) Region II Concert Band Festival. This year’s festival is hosted by Keith Gilson at Fort LeBoeuf High School and […]

 
Invent Now Adds Second Summer Program at GM

Invent Now Adds Second Summer Program at GM

It’s time again for students to grab their thinking hats and get ready for a week of creativity, innovation, real-world problem solving and the spirit of invention. The best part? General McLane School District is now offering a second program, aside from the returning, nationally-acclaimed Camp Invention program. In addition […]

 
GM’s Abby Wright Advances in Rock Band Competition

GM’s Abby Wright Advances in Rock Band Competition

Performing, recording, and competing — General McLane junior Abby Wright is quickly learning the ropes of the music industry. A member of Jack’s Mom, a band from the Rock School at World of Music in Erie, Wright competed in the Tri-C High School Rock Off at Cleveland’s Rock and Roll […]

 

GMSD Board of Education members were honored during School Board Recognition Month

General McLane School Directors were recognized at the monthly Board Meeting on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Together, our General McLane School Board of Directors have over 79 years of service to General McLane School District. Members include Mr. James Bucskbee (29 years), Mrs. Carrie Crow (3 years), Mrs. Amy Eisert […]

 
GM’s Allison Sets New Diving Record

GM’s Allison Sets New Diving Record

Congratulations to to General McLane senior Mike Allison on setting a new school 11-dive record this past weekend with a score of 508.16! The previous record of 440.6 in 2014 by Hunter Truitt. Allison also currently holds the record for the 6-dive. Allison broke this record last year with a […]

 

McKean Elementary Recognized as a 2015 Title 1 Distinguished School

McKean Elementary School was recognized as a 2015 Title I Distinguished School by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Federal Programs. McKean Elementary is one of only 96 schools in the state to receive this honor. “McKean Elementary has been a great school with dedicated staff for many years,” […]

 
GMHS Yearbook Earns National Recognition

GMHS Yearbook Earns National Recognition

The 2013-2014 General McLane High School yearbook, The Imperator 2014: Coasting Through the Year, has received national recognition with a first place award from the American Scholastic Press Association (ASPA) annual yearbook competition. The award reflects the staff’s developing talent in the fields of writing, photography, and page design. “It’s an […]

 
Anatomy Brain Hats

Anatomy Brain Hats

General McLane High School’s Anatomy Class created these amazing Anatomy Brain hats as they continue their lesson on the nervous system!

 
Congratulations to GM Wrestling & Coach Cook!

Congratulations to GM Wrestling & Coach Cook!

Congratulations to the General McLane Wrestling Team and Coach Ryan Cook! The Lancers defeated Cathedral Prep 36-23 Thursday night, taking sole possession of 1st place in the Region. The win also marked career win #138 for GM’s Ryan Cook, making Cook the most successful wrestling coach in General McLane history. […]

 
JWPMS Teacher Receives 2014 MAC Grant

JWPMS Teacher Receives 2014 MAC Grant

James W. Parker Middle School mathematics teacher Brooke Irwin was one of thirteen 2014 MAC Grant Winners in the Erie Region. Irwin received $500 to purchase additional CBR 2 motion sensors for the classroom, which will help students physically demonstrate mathematical functions using a graphing calculator. “The activities that we […]