Archive for: March, 2017

 
College, Career & Transition Fair a success

College, Career & Transition Fair a success

General McLane High School hosted its fourth Annual College, Career and Transition Fair last week and it was well-attended! More than fifty colleges, universities, tech/trade schools and agencies attended the fair. Several service agencies also attended to help support the transition process for students with special needs. This free event, […]

 

Creative Arts Expo slated for tomorrow night

James W. Parker Middle School will be celebrating student creativity in its second annual Creative Arts Expo this Wednesday, March 29. The event runs from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. There will be original poetry readings and performances, classic recitations, art displays, a cookie-war, creations from the Hearts and Hands […]

 
BayHawks unveil Green Game uniform designed by HS student

BayHawks unveil Green Game uniform designed by HS student

An NBA Development League affiliate will be wearing a uniform tomorrow night designed by a General McLane High School student during her Graphic Design class. The Erie BayHawks unveiled its Green Game uniform at General McLane High School to General McLane sophomore Kaley Berger, winner of the BayHawks first-ever uniform design contest. […]

 
Kiser advances to Nationals for Reflections

Kiser advances to Nationals for Reflections

James W. Parker Middle School sixth grader Chloe Kiser placed first in the state and will be moving on to the National Level of the PTA Reflections Contest. Kiser’s “The Finish Line” took the top award at the intermediate level for Musical Composition. This year’s theme was “What is your […]

 
GM seniors advance to Dance Worlds

GM seniors advance to Dance Worlds

‘ General McLane High School seniors Amanda Laughlin and Libby Myers will be headed to Orlando this April for the annual United States All Star Federation (USASF) Dance Worlds™ competition. Laughlin and Myers will be competing as part of the Dance Vibe Senior Hip-Hop Team. Their team received their bid and will now compete against hundreds of USASF member […]

 
GM sophomore wins Bayhawks competition

GM sophomore wins Bayhawks competition

(Winning Design) ————————– The Erie BayHawks will be wearing a uniform at their March 25 game designed by a GMHS student! General McLane students competed in their contest, which was co-sponsored by the Erie Arts & Culture. Two students and General McLane High School art teacher Mrs. Hodas won the contest. Sophomore Kaley Berger took first place in […]

 
Students compete in Battle of the Books

Students compete in Battle of the Books

James W. Parker Middle School and General McLane High School students participated in the Battle of the Books Competition at Gannon University. Students were given a list of 24 books to read and are then asked questions about the books in a quiz bowl style competition.  General McLane had three […]

 
GM wrestlers place in PIAA tournament

GM wrestlers place in PIAA tournament

For the first time since 2004, General McLane High School had a pair of place winners in the PIAA State Tournament. Ethan Laird finished his career as a PIAA 195 lbs State Runner Up after a 3-1 loss to North Allegheny’s Jake Woodley in the finals. Laird became the program’s most successful wrestler after […]

 
2017 Reflections Winners

2017 Reflections Winners

  Numerous General McLane students were honored for their achievement in the 2017 National PTA Reflections arts in education program. Regional winner’s include Presley O’Bannon (3rd place Visual Arts), Chloe Kiser (1st place Music Composition), and Lucas Leasure (3rd place Photography). McKean Elementary winners included: Jane Howard (1st place Musical composition) and Parker Howard […]

 
Erie Phil’s Maestro Daniel Meyer visits EE

Erie Phil’s Maestro Daniel Meyer visits EE

What does a conductor do? What families of instruments are in a symphony orchestra?  What are some of the hand movements conductors are doing when they wave their hands around?  And, what is that stick called? Those are questions Maestro Daniel Meyer of the Erie Philharmonic answered today during his presentation to Edinboro […]