Archive for: July, 2016

 
Board appoints two new members

Board appoints two new members

The General McLane School Board of Directors appointed two new board members at the June Regular Monthly Board Meeting. Brad Pattullo will fill the open seat for Region 3, left vacant by Dr. Kahan Sablo and Linda King will fill the open seat for At Large, left vacant by Dr. […]

 
Construction underway for Stormwater Best Management Practices Demonstration Project on GMSD campus

Construction underway for Stormwater Best Management Practices Demonstration Project on GMSD campus

The General McLane campuses will be getting an addition this summer – and both the students and community will benefit. Construction has started for a Stormwater Best Management Practices Demonstration Project, which will provide students and community members with a new opportunity to explore environmental solutions for stormwater management. Thanks […]

 
Alumna to serve as volunteer during Olympics in Rio

Alumna to serve as volunteer during Olympics in Rio

After reading a New York Times story about the Olympic Village newspaper during the London games, General McLane alumna Allison Churchill (’97) learned about foreign volunteers for the Olympics and quickly became interested in serving for the summer games in Rio. “Rio was a city that had been on my “list” for […]

 
Christina Martin Awarded Smith Innovative Education Program Grant

Christina Martin Awarded Smith Innovative Education Program Grant

The General McLane Foundation has awarded the 2016 William E. and Mary S. Smith Middle School Innovative Education Program Grant to James W. Parker Middle School art teacher Christina Martin. The $500 grant will be used to purchase iPad stands, photo backdrops and lighting. This equipment will be used to create […]

 

Gillespie Foundation Scholarships Awarded

The H.G. Gillespie Foundation awarded five $1,500 scholarships this year to General McLane School District alumni. The following students were selected: Brittney Hunt (Allegheny College, Chemistry), Erin Lindsey (Edinboro University, Accounting/Finance), Kelsey Shampoe (Penn State University, Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences), Bryan Olson (University of Pittsburgh, Chemical Engineering) and Ashley Mennow […]

 
GMHS Students Compete in Nashville

GMHS Students Compete in Nashville

General McLane High School students made their first appearance at the National TEAMS (Tests of engineering aptitude in mathematics and science) competition this week, after placing second in the state and 12th nationally in April. The national competition was in Nashville June 28 through June 30. Students presented their plan […]