Archive for: September, 2016

 
The General’s Store has grand opening

The General’s Store has grand opening

General McLane High School’s student store had its grand opening today. The General’s Store provides a variety of products for students and staff, including clothing, food, drinks, school supplies and GM logo items. The General’s Store is operated by the high school Retail Management class and runs during their lunch […]

 
My hero is …

My hero is …

Edinboro Elementary third graders completed their Social Studies activity on September 11 yesterday.  The teachers read two different books to teach the kids about the historic event. Students then wrote about both their heroes from 9/11 and their everyday heroes and then explained their reasons why. Here were some of their responses to “My Hero Is […]

 
Getting to Know GMHS’ David Treusch

Getting to Know GMHS’ David Treusch

Each Friday, we will feature an employee in the District so you can get to know the amazing individuals that work for General McLane School District! This week, we are featuring General McLane High School’s David Edward Treusch, who has worked for the District for 18 years. Outside of teaching, Mr. […]

 
GM ECTS students help create sculpture artwork

GM ECTS students help create sculpture artwork

General McLane students participated in the construction of new pieces of art that now decorates parts of Erie. The  “Fruits of Labor” was officially unveiled this week at the corner of 13th and Holland, on Erie’s east side. This artwork is part of the Arts and Industry Project, which involves […]

 
GM teachers march in Labor Day parade

GM teachers march in Labor Day parade

Yesterday, General McLane teachers joined more than 1,000 other union workers and supporters to march in Erie’s Labor Day parade. Sponsored by the Northwestern Pennsylvania Area Labor Federation, this was the second year for the celebration. The parade began at 10 a.m. and ran along State street from 11th street […]

 
HS students design first video

HS students design first video

It may only be Day 3 of the new school year, but General McLane High School students in Mrs. Hodas’ video class are already creating their first movie! The students went on a scavenger hunt with their cameras to capture random objects to build a video. Students then learn how […]

 
Infiltration Trench at JWPMS

Infiltration Trench at JWPMS

General McLane’s campus now has its second of three Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) on its campus. The Infiltration Trench has been placed along the James W. Parker Middle School parking lot. The Infiltration Trench and Rain Gaden behind the Therese T. Walter Education Center are part of the Stormwater Best […]