Archive for: October, 2017

 
McKean Elementary Haunted House

McKean Elementary Haunted House

Lunch at McKean Elementary School was a little bit spookier today. The McKean lunch staff created a special haunted cafeteria experience for McKean students. The kids walked into the decorated cafeteria with such an excitement as staff gave them a Halloween greeting! Staff even passed out candy to each kid in […]

 
Edinboro students learn about spiders

Edinboro students learn about spiders

Edinboro Elementary School first graders learned about spiders yesterday. Edinboro University’s Professor and Director of Medical Technology & Nuclear Med. Technology Dr. Matthew Foradori presented on the different types and characteristics of spiders. He showed them videos and also answered students’ questions. Thank you to Dr. Foradori, who is also a parent in the District, […]

 
Donor Appreciation Night for Wing

Donor Appreciation Night for Wing

General McLane School District held a Donor Appreciation Evening last week in honor of those who supported the Performing Arts Wing. Donors were invited to tour the new wing following the Vocal Jazz Concert. A reception was also held. More than $120,000 was raised through generous donations through the General […]

 
GMHS Photo of the Week Winners

GMHS Photo of the Week Winners

Sophomores Megan Fay (Cemetery Path) & Lynzi King (Rocky River) were this week’s winners of the Photo of the Week Assignment for General McLane High School’s Photography 1 Class. Seniors Devin Barry (Flower) and Mark Fisher (lock) were previous winners of the Photo of the Week Assignment. This assignment was to contrast a focal point. Throughout the course, […]

 
Getz completes 100-mile race

Getz completes 100-mile race

McKean Elementary Principal Michael Getz has been running longer than he has been teaching. Just this month, he recently hit a new accomplishment in the running scene! For the first time ever, he successfully completed the Oil Creek 100 mile trail race.  The race took place October 14-15 at Oil Creek State […]

 
JWPMS Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

JWPMS Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

James W. Parker Middle School teacher Tiffany Brooks received the Golden Apple Award today. Sixth graders Sarah-Terese Petkac and Hannah Fratus nominated Mrs. Brooks, who has worked five years as a teacher in the District. She currently teaches fifth grade and has previously served as a learning support teacher at […]

 
HS host Assembly at JWPMS

HS host Assembly at JWPMS

For the 10th consecutive year, the General McLane High School Principal’s Cabinet led an assembly at James W. Parker Middle School that discussed proper behavior at sporting events. General McLane High School’s Principal’s Cabinet is a group of students who help create a positive environment among students within the District. This […]

 
GMHS to host The Little Mermaid’s Sea Tea

GMHS to host The Little Mermaid’s Sea Tea

  The cast of General McLane High School’s The Little Mermaid will host “Sea Tea” on November 11. The event is for students in grades Pre-K through fifth grade and will feature character performances, sea theme food and drinks, mermaid dancing, face painting and more. Sea Tea tickets are available now at the High School office for […]

 

Edinboro Elementary Recognized as a 2017-18 Title 1 Distinguished School

Edinboro Elementary School was recognized as a 2017-18 Title I Distinguished School by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Federal Programs. Edinboro Elementary is one of only 123 schools in the state to receive this honor. Edinboro Elementary School was selected as a Reward High Achievement School for the 2016-17 school […]

 
Edinboro teacher receives grant

Edinboro teacher receives grant

Edinboro Elementary teacher Katie Waddell was named a recipient of Northwestern Rural Electric Cooperative’s 2017 Clearly Brighter Teacher Grant. She was awarded $450 for her hands-on science unit focused on the moon. The students will participate in several learning stations and finish the unit by designing a Moon Buggy. This unit will take place […]