Archive for: February, 2017

 
GM schools raise more than $11,000 for American Heart Association

GM schools raise more than $11,000 for American Heart Association

Throughout the last month, General McLane schools participated in a variety of fundraising event for the American Heart Association. The results are quite impressive, with the schools raising more than $11,000 combined. Edinboro Elementary School’s K-4 raised $6,101.70. Its top fundraiser was fourth grader Owen Eisert, who raised $395! The school had an impressive […]

 
Hula hoop dancer visits McKean

Hula hoop dancer visits McKean

Hula hoop artist Jennifer Dennehy visited McKean Elementary on Friday and performed as part of an assembly for Jump Rope / Hoops for Heart Fundraiser. Throughout the month, McKean has been hosting a series of events for their Jump Rope / Hoops for Hearts Fundraiser. Events included a Heart Healthy Recipe Contest and visits […]

 
GM students advance to PMEA Region Band

GM students advance to PMEA Region Band

General McLane had five students who participated in the Pennsylvania Music Educator’s Association (PMEA) District 2 Band Festival held this past week at Saint Marys Area High School. Elizabeth Bennett (Flute), Alayna Willow (Bass Clarinet), Kyle Scully (Percussion), Jennie Jones (1st Clarinet) and Mattea Grafton (4th French Horn) attended the District […]

 
McKean student wins the January Android Contest

McKean student wins the January Android Contest

McKean Elementary second grader Katherine Krukowski was selected as the winner of the January Android Contest through the American Heart Association. Kruwkowski raised $110 online with two online donation, has personalized her webpage with a photo and story, and sent one email last month! To qualify for the contest, students […]

 
McKean Hosts Heart Healthy Recipe Contest

McKean Hosts Heart Healthy Recipe Contest

In honor of #AmericanHeartMonth, McKean Elementary School held a heart healthy recipe contest! Students were invited to write and bring in their favorite health recipes. Students will prepare winning recipes in health class during March’s nutrition lesson. Winners will be officially announced tomorrow’s assembly, but here are three students and […]

 
SRO eats lunch with elementary students

SRO eats lunch with elementary students

General McLane School District’s School Resource Officer visited the elementary schools last week to eat lunch with the students. Hagerty is one of five Deputy Sheriffs who works full-time as a School Resource Officer through the Erie County Sheriff’s Office. The other districts that participate in this program are Harbor […]

 

GM sends a special message to graduate Blidi Wreh-Wilson

 
Food Services team up with art departments

Food Services team up with art departments

General McLane Food Services is teaming up with art programs in the District to create student-inspired decor for the cafeterias. First up was James W. Parker Middle School. After studying artists who base their artwork on food, middle school art teacher Christina Martin had her sixth grade, first-semester students create […]