Archive for: May, 2017

 
McKean receives recognition for MTSS program

McKean receives recognition for MTSS program

McKean Elementary School’s MTSS Program was recently highlighted as Model Program through the Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit #5. As part of their “Spotlight on Model Schools/Model Programs” recognition, each month the NW Tri-County IU 5 selects a school in the Tri-County region that is implementing a program successfully with support from a […]

 
Pennsylvania Wildlife Commission helps students build bluebird habitats

Pennsylvania Wildlife Commission helps students build bluebird habitats

There was a lot of hammering at James W. Parker Middle School earlier this week! Fifth grade students in Mrs. Santos and Mr. Sturgess’ classrooms built a bluebird nesting box, thanks to the Pennsylvania Wildlife Commission who donated the wood and hardware for 150+ habitats. Wildlife conservation officer Mike Stutts […]

 

11th Annual Golf Outing Accepting Registrations

Golf enthusiasts and supporters of public education can mark their calendars – the General McLane Foundation is now accepting registrations for its 11th Annual Golf Outing. Sponsored by Edinboro Outdoors, the event will take place July 15, 2017, at Culbertson Hills Golf Course in Edinboro. The golf outing is an […]

 
GM Students Place at PJAS State Meet

GM Students Place at PJAS State Meet

General McLane High School students placed at the PJAS State meet this past weekend. Akayla Lewin, Andrew Yonko, and Maddiy Schutt earned 1st place awards. Elizabeth May, Alayna Willow, Julia Wasielewski, Halle Minner, and Maddie Bruce all earned 2nd place awards. Andrew Yonko also earned a perfect score and the […]

 
Patriots and Redcoats return to JWPMS

Patriots and Redcoats return to JWPMS

James W. Parker Middle School students from Mrs. Santos’s classes made tricorn hats representing the Continental Army (George Washington) and British (General Cornwallis) for a fun ending to their study of the Revolutionary War. Students had the opportunity to choose which hat they wanted to make, and they decorated accordingly. […]

 
GMHS wins Caring Place Contest

GMHS wins Caring Place Contest

General McLane High School’s Caring Club placed first in Highmark Caring Place’s Awareness Raising Project for National Child Grief Awareness Day. Forty-five schools entered the contest. General McLane School District raised more than $1,500 for the Caring Place through their National Child Grief Awareness Day fundraising efforts throughout the week […]

 
State Police presents on dangers of heroin & opioid

State Police presents on dangers of heroin & opioid

The Pennsylvania State Police presented at General McLane High School today on the the heroin and opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania. The State Police has teamed up with various agencies within the community to educate students at all Erie County High Schools on the dangers of the heroin/opioid use. Today’s assembly […]

 
6th Graders Build a Dog House

6th Graders Build a Dog House

James W. Parker Middle School sixth grade students applied their math skills last week to demonstrate conceptual understanding and useful application. Students in Mrs. Lindenberger’s class worked in teams to design and construct a dog house. Students applied a variety of math skills, including: surface area, measurement, conversions, proportional reasoning, addition, […]

 

JWPMS performs Lip Dub to kick off fundraiser

JWPMS hosted a Lip Dub assembly on Friday with the entire school to The Clarks’ ‘What a Wonderful World!’ Following the assembly, they kicked off their fundraiser for Make-A-Wish. Throughout this week, students are collecting money through Penny Wars!  This fundraiser is hosted by the 8th grade Advisors. Raising money for […]

 
Moments with Mom at McKean Elementary

Moments with Mom at McKean Elementary

McKean Elementary School hosted Moments with Mom today to honor the special ladies in our students’ lives. Students brought in their mothers, grandmothers, aunts, big sisters and close friends to share with them their morning routine. This event is sponsored by McKean Elementary School Parent Teacher Association (PTA). For more […]