Archive for: November, 2016

 
GM schools donate more than 4500 items

GM schools donate more than 4500 items

General McLane schools donated 4,548 items to the Food Drive at Nick’s Place. The drive ended last week. McKean collected 1,581 items with the winning class being Mrs. Kirkpatrick’s. Edinboro collected 1,117 food items with the winning class being Mr. Frick’s 4th graders. James W. Parker Middle School collected 1,493 […]

 
JWPMS students sew marble bags for needy children

JWPMS students sew marble bags for needy children

James W. Parker Middle School students are combining reading, writing and sewing into one service project for needy children. After recently reading books that focused on the importance of giving, fifth and sixth graders in the Reading Success classes are creating marble bags for children in other countries. The students have learned how […]

 
GM students and staff participate in Produce Express

GM students and staff participate in Produce Express

Last night, GM students and staff participated in a Produce Express Food Distribution at the Erie VA Hospital for needy veterans and their families. Through this event, they served 62 households serving 122 people. This was the first Produce Express  (a mobile food pantry) hosted by Erie VAMC’s Nutrition & Food Services […]

 
Fifth grader takes on Oliver! for GMHS musical

Fifth grader takes on Oliver! for GMHS musical

James W. Parker Middle School’s David Price will be playing Oliver in the classic Dicken’s novel Oliver!, which opened at General McLane High School last night. Tickets are on sale for this musical, which will be staged at General McLane High School now through November 20, 2016. Price plays soccer, Irish Dances and practices different instruments. He also […]

 
Play it Forward final collection date at the Holiday Arts Fair

Play it Forward final collection date at the Holiday Arts Fair

The Play It Forward Charity Drive will have its final collection date this Saturday at the 10th Annual Holiday Arts Fair. So far, individuals have “play(ed) it forward” and donated more than 50 band instruments for General McLane students. Instruments donated include flutes, clarinets, trumpets, trombones, bell kits, violins, an alto sax and […]

 

Holiday Arts Fair this Saturday (Music Schedule)

The General McLane Foundation’s 10th Annual Holiday Arts Fair is quickly approaching. This year’s event will be held Saturday, November 19, at General McLane High School and runs from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Nearly 100 vendors will be in attendance. In addition to craft vendors, there will be multiple performances […]

 
Holiday Arts Fair this Saturday (Vendor Feature)

Holiday Arts Fair this Saturday (Vendor Feature)

The General McLane Foundation’s 10th Annual Holiday Arts Fair is quickly approaching. This year’s event will be held Saturday, November 19, at General McLane High School and runs from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Nearly 100 vendors will be in attendance, including nearly 20 new vendors. Ceramics, framed glass, paintings, […]

 
EE teacher wins Golden Apple

EE teacher wins Golden Apple

Edinboro Elementary School teacher Rachel Pituch received the Golden Apple Award yesterday. Pituch has worked as a Special Education teacher at Edinboro Elementary School for 8 years. Fourth grader Wesson Trypus and his mom Abby nominated Pituch for the honor. The GOLDEN APPLE AWARD program is a tradition at JET-TV in Erie, Pennsylvania. JET-TV, in […]

 
Finding Fagin: Petkac to play Fagin in Oliver!

Finding Fagin: Petkac to play Fagin in Oliver!

General McLane High School’s Isaac Petkac will be playing Fagin in the classic Dicken’s novel Oliver!, which is coming to General McLane High School this Thursday. Tickets are on sale for this musical, which will be staged at General McLane High School from November 17-20, 2016. Petkac is a member of the General McLane Student Council, […]

 
From Christine to Nancy: Graham prepares to take the stage for Oliver!

From Christine to Nancy: Graham prepares to take the stage for Oliver!

General McLane High School’s Olivia Graham will be playing Nancy in the classic Dicken’s novel Oliver!, which is coming to General McLane High School this Thursday. Tickets are on sale for this musical, which will be staged at General McLane High School from November 17-20, 2016. Graham is a member of the General McLane Student Council, Link […]