Archive for: May, 2016

 
Patriots and Redcoats!

Patriots and Redcoats!

James W. Parker Middle School students from Mrs. Santos’s classes made tricorn hats representing the Continental Army (George Washington) and British (General Cornwallis) for a fun ending to our study of the Revolutionary War. Students had the opportunity to choose which hat they wanted to make and they decorated accordingly. […]

 
JWPMS Amusement Park Debuts Saturday

JWPMS Amusement Park Debuts Saturday

Opening day for the General McLane Amusement Park Project at James W. Parker Middle School is this Saturday, May 21, 2016. The park will be open from 2:30 until 4:30 p.m. and then from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. The park will be located at James. W Parker Middle School […]

 

Bike Safety Month

According to the Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, May is officially Bike Safety Month. Both Edinboro and McKean Elementary Schools teach helmet safety to the students. McKean Elementary teaches bike safety twice a year. The bikes at the elementary schools were received from a grant years back, […]

 
Edinboro Elementary Nurse recognized for excellence

Edinboro Elementary Nurse recognized for excellence

Edinboro Elementary School nurse Carrie Piccinini was named a recipient of the 2016 Advancing Excellence in School Nursing Awards. This award is presented by the Highmark Foundation, which honors individuals who exhibit leadership in their daily work and strive to advance innovative wellness priorities and policies to create a culture […]

 

Spread the Word to End the Word / Team Unified 2016

 
Senior wins iPad competition

Senior wins iPad competition

Senior Kyle Sult was the winner of the “Beyond the Classroom,” a competition that promoted the use of the iPad for extending learning. This contest was hosted by General McLane School District, and winners received a cash prize. “We’ve provided students with a tool that gives them access to the […]

 
McKean 3rd Grade performs “The Case of B.B Wolf vs. Curly Pig”

McKean 3rd Grade performs “The Case of B.B Wolf vs. Curly Pig”

McKean Elementary third graders in Mrs. Sontag and Mrs. Mitchell’s classes performed a play of “The Case of B.B Wolf vs. Curly Pig” for parents and the entire third grade. This production was a Reader’s Theater, where Curly Pig was on trial for trying to poach the Big Bad Wolf. […]

 
McKean Elementary Penny War

McKean Elementary Penny War

McKean Elementary School completed a fundraiser for the Second Harvest Food Bank of NW Pennsylvania – sponsored by the students in the Challenge Program at McKean. The goal was to raise $350 in total and the students exceeded that by bringing in a total of $1,054.82 for the Second Harvest Food […]

 
MS has 7 finalists among Regional History Challenge winners

MS has 7 finalists among Regional History Challenge winners

James W. Parker Middle School has seven of the ten finalists for the final round of Erie Regional History Challenge, which is set for set for May 31. Middle School students qualified for the Grades 3-5 level. Finalists include Nathan Hagstrom, Shane Dexter, Michael Kavelish, Abby Greenleaf, Kaitlyn Crosscut, Abby […]

 
We love the USA!

We love the USA!

Mrs. Dilmore’s second grade class performed a patriotic show called “We Love the USA” last week. Students sang a variety of sogns and recited some historical facts for the crowd.