Archive for: November, 2015

 
GMHS faculty and staff took the “Plunge”

GMHS faculty and staff took the “Plunge”

GMHS faculty and staff took the “Plunge” on Saturday to support the Special Olympics of PA. In doing so, the General McLane HS Team raised a little over $2,300 for Special Olympics of PA! General McLane High School teachers Nicole Mcfadden and Helen Skelton sponsored the Polar Plunge team. The […]

 
Students disguise a turkey!

Students disguise a turkey!

Edinboro Elementary first graders disguised a Turkey in a home family project to hide them from the farmer for Thanksgiving. The turkeys were sent home as a family project. This is an annual project that has become a tradition at the School. What a wonderful and creative job by all […]

 
JWPMS students sell Thankful Grams this week

JWPMS students sell Thankful Grams this week

James W. Parker Middle School students, faculty and staff had the opportunity to make others feel extra special this week. Students sold Thankful Grams during lunch. All staff and students in the building had the opportunity to purchase a Thankful Gram (M&M’s) for $1.00 to be delivered to anyone within […]

 
General McLane gives back through Food Drive

General McLane gives back through Food Drive

  All four General McLane schools and the Service Center contributed to the Erie News Now and Second Harvest Holiday Food Drive, which ended on November 18. Nick’s Place coordinated the collection, and all donations went to the Edinboro Food Bank. Last year, our community donated $6,457.55 and 8,018 pounds […]

 
JWPMS students raise money for Humane Society

JWPMS students raise money for Humane Society

UPDATE: The students raised almost $300 for the Humane Society through this fundraiser! Great job!   A group of middle school students are creating and selling one of a kind, hand drawn clay necklaces in order to raise funds for the Humane Society. Sixth graders Sydney Farbotnik, Bella Dorman, Emily […]

 
Three students participate in Shining Stars Pageant 2015

Three students participate in Shining Stars Pageant 2015

James W. Parker Middle School students Katrina Morris and Abigail Walla and General McLane High School student Jocie Connolly participated in the 2015 Shining Stars Pageant. Formerly known as “Miss Shining Star Beauty Pageant”, this year’s event was open to girls and boys with special needs between the ages of […]

 
Fifth grader collects donations for Blizzards of Blankets

Fifth grader collects donations for Blizzards of Blankets

JWPMS fifth grader Bailey Cannon has been collecting pillows and blankets for the Upper Room’s the Blizzard of Blankets. The Blizzard of Blankets is the oldest project of the Upper Room, a homeless shelter in Erie. Since the shelter opened in 1995, they have helped about a quarter of a […]

 

Holiday Arts Fair this Saturday (Music Schedule)

The General McLane Foundation’s 9th Annual Holiday Arts Fair is quickly approaching. This year’s event will be held Saturday, November 21, at General McLane High School. The event runs from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. More than 100 vendors will be in attendance, which includes nearly 20 new vendors. Ceramics, […]

 
EE 4th grader discovers old fossil at Presque Isle

EE 4th grader discovers old fossil at Presque Isle

Should Nicholas Walters ever want to pursue a career in paleontology, his résumé is off to an impressive start. During a class field trip to Presque Isle State Park and the Tom Ridge Environmental Center, the Edinboro Elementary fourth grader made a nice discovery: an anterior ceratohyal bone. According to […]

 
Holiday Arts Fair this Saturday (Vendor Feature)

Holiday Arts Fair this Saturday (Vendor Feature)

The General McLane Foundation’s 9th Annual Holiday Arts Fair is quickly approaching. This year’s event will be held Saturday, November 21, at General McLane High School and runs from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. More than 100 vendors will be in attendance, including nearly 20 new vendors. Ceramics, framed glass, […]