Archive for: October, 2015

 
General McLane is a Cool School Winner

General McLane is a Cool School Winner

General McLane High School has been selected as a winner for this year’s How Cool is Your School contest hosted by WICU/WSEE. The video submitted, which is linked here, listed Mr. Yates as a specific reason why GM is a cool school! As a result, THIS Friday’s WICU/WSEE morning show […]

 
McKean Elementary hosts famous pumpkin run

McKean Elementary hosts famous pumpkin run

There’s no better way to celebrate autumn than by decorating pumpkins and enjoying fall weather. It’s even better if you can do both at the same time. That’s exactly what McKean Elementary School students did this week, as the school hosted their famous pumpkin run. Each year during the last […]

 
Gould performs on Grand Ole Opry Stage

Gould performs on Grand Ole Opry Stage

General McLane senior Cody Gould was selected for the 2015 All-National Honor Ensemble Choir, a prestigious honor ensemble and program of the National Association for Music Education (NAFME). As a result, Gould performed in a gala concert during the 2015 NAfME National In-Service Conference on October 28, 2015 in Nashville, […]

 
Students engineer city with K-NEX parts

Students engineer city with K-NEX parts

This fall, General McLane High School students were challenged to build an innovative city using K’Nex building sets — and the students successfully rose to the challenge. Students presented their city, which made entirely from K-Nex pieces, to General McLane High School teacher Mr. Delsandro this week. Among the city’s […]

 
Local Dentist Donates Winter Jackets

Local Dentist Donates Winter Jackets

A big thank you to Dr. Gary Means, who generously donated 25 plus winter coats to Edinboro and McKean Elementary Schools on Friday. We are GREATLY appreciative of the wonderful donation! Dr. Means purchased the “Old Post Office” building at 99 Erie Street in Edinboro in October of 2009 to […]

 
Happy Mole Day!

Happy Mole Day!

Friday was Mole Day, a chemistry “holiday”! General McLane¬†High Dchool students celebrated with a variety of activities in science classes — from creating paper moles to a calculation activity on the iPads.

 
MS Student Collecting Art Supplies for Children in Hospital

MS Student Collecting Art Supplies for Children in Hospital

A hospital is not exactly the most exciting place for a young child. James W. Parker Middle School fifth grader Cara Delaney recently learned that firsthand. Her four-year-old cousin had been admitted to a local hospital and struggled with boredom. After seeing her cousin, Delaney was inspired to help entertain […]

 
WJET-TV meteorologists Tom Atkins and Tom DiVecchio visit JWPMS

WJET-TV meteorologists Tom Atkins and Tom DiVecchio visit JWPMS

WJET-TV meteorologists Tom Atkins and Tom DiVecchio visited James W. Parker Middle School on Thursday to speak to fifth grade students about the importance of scientists, especially meteorologists. Atkins and DiVecchio shared some information about what they do at the TV station and some other important weather facts — including […]

 
GM Students Learn about Impaired Driving

GM Students Learn about Impaired Driving

In honor of National Teen Driver Safety Week, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, the Northwest Regional Highway Safety Network, local law enforcement and other safety agencies presented a driver safety event at four different schools in the area. General McLane High School was the only county school selected for the […]

 
Desk Time with Dads

Desk Time with Dads

McKean Elementary hosted a Desktime with Dads, where Dads or other significant male role models were invited to the classrooms to enjoy some time with the students. Here are some pictures from last week’s event! For more pictures, please visit our Facebook Page.