Archive for: April, 2016

 

General McLane website earns PenSPRA’s “Award of Excellence”

General McLane School District recently won the highest award from the Pennsylvania School Public Relations Association’s (PenSPRA) “Excellence in Education Communication” contest. General McLane received the highest honor, the Award of Excellence, for its website. This is the first time its website has received this honor since it relaunched it […]

 
McKean students “pie” Mr. Getz

McKean students “pie” Mr. Getz

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, McKean Elementary held a “Collecting Coins for Awareness”. Students raised $1,187.05 by collecting coins from April 4 through April 21. Each grade level had a winning classroom. One student from each class received the opportunity to pie Principal Mr. Getz during an assembly today. […]

 
Students place in Erie County Teen Safe Driving Competition

Students place in Erie County Teen Safe Driving Competition

General McLane School District took the top team award, and senior Cory Kephart placed second at the Erie County Teen Safe Driving Competition on Monday. Sponsored by PA Motor Truck Association, XPO Logistics, the NW Regional Highway Safety Network, Nationwide Agribusiness, Allied Insurance and Kingsley Blasco & Associates Insurance Agency, […]

 
HS students advance in TEAMS competition

HS students advance in TEAMS competition

General McLane High School students have made history! For the first time ever, General McLane has had a team qualify to compete at the National TEAMS competition, after placing second in the state and 12th nationally. Now, the students advance to the national competition is in Nashville June 28-June 30. This […]

 
EE Chorus / Band Concert

EE Chorus / Band Concert

  On Friday, Edinboro Elementary fourth graders hosted their annual spring concert. The students played a variety of instruments and sang a variety of songs, including “Fifty Fifty United States” and “The Adams Family.”

 
GM Community Fun Run returns May 28

GM Community Fun Run returns May 28

The Second Annual GM Community Fun Run is returning to General McLane High School grounds on May 28, 2016. “This event is a great kick-off to summer for the whole community,” said Edinboro Elementary PTO president Renee Foradori. “Last year we had tons of families and friends that ran the […]

 

GMHS student places 3rd in History Day Contest

Congratulations to Mary Maston for placing third in the Northwestern PA History Day last weekend. This contest took place at Edinboro University Her exhibit was Apollo 13, NASA’s most Successful Failure. Congrats Mary!

 
GMHS students earn awards at EUP Journalism Day

GMHS students earn awards at EUP Journalism Day

Congratulations to the following students who were recognized at Edinboro University’s High School Journalism day for placing in the NWPA Journalism Competition: Anthony Miller, 5th place Feature Writing Emily Hughes, 4th place Feature Writing Abby Parker, 1st place Feature Writing Max Nudi & Katie Sanford, 3rd place Sports Photography Kyle […]

 
PSSA Fun Week

PSSA Fun Week

Both Edinboro Elementary School and McKean Elementary School have planned some fun events throughout the next two weeks to take the pressure off students during PSSA testing. These activities help students relax and look forward to the weeks of standardized testing. Edinboro Elementary has a variety of activities, including “Wear […]

 
9 students sign on Spring Signing Day

9 students sign on Spring Signing Day

General McLane High School had nine students signing their National Letter of Intent on National Signing Day. Katie Browning will be playing basketball for Westminster College, Tyler Czerwinski will be playing football for Merchyhurst, Bethany Evankovich will be running Track and Field at Duquesne University, Lauren Gierlak will be playing […]