Archive for: May, 2016

 
EE students Skype with author

EE students Skype with author

Edinboro Elementary fourth graders once again connected with author Phil Bildner through the telecommunications application software product Skype. This is the second year in a row that New York Times bestselling author Phil Bildner has provided this experience to Edinboro students. Bildner wrote the Sluggers! series, the Texas Bluebonnet Award–winning […]

 
Seniors walk to celebrate achievement

Seniors walk to celebrate achievement

On Friday, the General McLane High School Class of 2016 took part in the first-ever Senior Walk in both Elementary schools, James W. Parker Middle School and the high school. Students, teachers and staff cheered on the seniors for their hard work as they paraded through the halls. This event […]

 
Lancer Legacy Banquet

Lancer Legacy Banquet

The 8th Annual Lancer Legacy Banquet took place Thursday, May 26 at McLane Church. This year’s banquet honored John Samol (‘93), Dan DeFigio (‘87), Martha Kosiorek and Martha Knuth. Samuel and DeFigio received the Distinguished Alumni Awards. DeFigio is currently the owner of Basics and Beyond, a fitness and nutrition […]

 
Sophomore wins McKean T-Shirt Design Contest

Sophomore wins McKean T-Shirt Design Contest

Sophomore Shane Johnson was the winner of the McKean Community Day T-Shirt Design Contest. Students in Mrs. Hodas’ class were asked to design a t-shirt design for McKean Community Day. Students learned how to use Adobe Illustrator, a complex professional software project. Johnson received $100. McKean Community Day will be […]

 
McKean Elementary to get a fitness & nature trail

McKean Elementary to get a fitness & nature trail

A new fitness and nature trail will be making its way to McKean Elementary School. Sponsored by the employees of SPX Flow Tech Copes-Vulcan, this trail will run on the perimeter of the school and include activity stations for students and community members. Activity stations will be focused on a multitude […]

 
EE Students perform the Dinosaur Play

EE Students perform the Dinosaur Play

Edinboro Elementary School first graders in Mrs. Kennerknecht and Mrs. Bloomquist’s classes performed the “Dinosaur Play”. The classes informed the crowd on the different types of dinosaurs and entrained parents and family members with jokes and facts. The classes performed together this week in the Edinboro Elementary cafeteria. Congratulations students […]

 
MS students build bluebird habitats

MS students build bluebird habitats

James W. Parker Middle School students built their own bluebird habitats today! Fifth grade students in Mrs. Santos and Mr. Sturgess’ classrooms built a bluebird nesting box, thanks TO the Pennsylvania Wildlife Commission who donated the wood and hardware for 170 habitats. Wildlife conservation officer Mike Stutts (who has a […]

 
Yonko Received Clarkson University Inspirational Educator Award

Yonko Received Clarkson University Inspirational Educator Award

General McLane High School teacher Karen Yonko was one of four recipients of this year’s Clarkson University Inspirational Educator Awards. The biology teacher was nominated by former student Colton Weaver, a senior innovation and entrepreneur major at Clarkson. The award was presented during Clarkson’s commencement weekend activities. Each year, Clarkson asks […]

 
Sophomore earns Eagle Scout

Sophomore earns Eagle Scout

Sophomore Brion Zacherl earned his Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouts. The ceremony took place May 15 at Our Lady of Peace Church. Zacherl is a member of Boy Scout Troop 59, from Our Lady of Peace Church. He installed a picnic area at McClintock Well No. 1 […]

 
GMHS Art Show & Choral Concert

GMHS Art Show & Choral Concert

Kyle Brace’s artwork from Painting 1 ——- Students from grades 9-12 will have their artwork from the past 2015-2016 school year showcased at General McLane High School on May 25th from 6:00-9:30 pm. The work encompasses photography, graphic design, drawing, painting, ceramics, printmaking, metal smithing, metals, wood working, robotics and so […]