Archive for: January, 2018

 
January Board Appreciation Month

January Board Appreciation Month

January is Board Appreciation Month, and we honor the contributions of our school board members. Too often we neglect to recognize the commitment and hard work of these men and women who serve as advocates for our schools. The staff and students of our district are asking all members of […]

 
McKean Reading Buddies engages young readers

McKean Reading Buddies engages young readers

McKean Elementary School is engaging readers through their Reading Buddies Program, which pairs first graders up with Kindergarten students. Each week, first grade students spend ten minutes in a kindergarten classroom reading to their buddies and participating in a fun activity. Miss Geraci’s class pairs up with Miss Scott’s, Mrs. Roth […]

 
Anatomy students create “brain hats”

Anatomy students create “brain hats”

In preparation for the sheep brain dissection, General McLane High School’s anatomy students made “brain hats” to help them identify the major lobes of the brain and their functions! Students in anatomy have various dissections to provide students with hands-on experience and insight into each system by seeing the anatomical […]

 
Run Club returns to McKean

Run Club returns to McKean

McKean Elementary’s Winter Run Club has returned. Coordinated by McKean Elementary teacher Lisa Roberts, more than 110 students in grades k-4 participate in each winter session on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school through January. While increasing overall fitness through flexibility, strength and endurance, the students practice for their culminating run […]

 
Candy Grams returned to JWPMS

Candy Grams returned to JWPMS

Candy Grams returned to James W. Parker Middle School last week! Students sold the Candy Grams during lunch. All staff and students in the building had the opportunity to purchase a Candy Gram and have it delivered to anyone within the building at the end of the school day. This was a […]

 
JWPMS student recognized at District Banquet

JWPMS student recognized at District Banquet

James W. Parker Middle School’s Camille Andrezjewski received her District 28 Patriot’s Pen Second Place Award at the District Banquet this past Saturday at Hickory VFW Post 6166. The award was presented by the VFW District 28 Commander Don Ramsey. Andrzejewski, Kaitlyn Dubynskiy, Ian Kennedy, Olivia Mussett were the winners […]

 
EE & GMHS students dance!

EE & GMHS students dance!

Yesterday, Edinboro Elementary’s first graders and General McLane High School’s Kids to Kids students were all smiles during a brain-break! Students danced to Kidz Bop~Best Day of My Life on Go Noodle. Brain Breaks are simple & short challenges that regain focus in the classroom.

 
GM students conduct wetlands study

GM students conduct wetlands study

General McLane High School students were able to gain real life experience studying different water sources. AP Environmental Science students visited Camp Fitch before Winter Break and measured water temperature, dissolved oxygen, nitrates, phosphates and alkalinity within two streams and their man-made lake. Twelve students braved freezing temperatures to conduct […]

 

McKean Elementary ARRFS Announcements 01/05/18

 
2-1-1 connects individuals with social services

2-1-1 connects individuals with social services

Need information on child care assistance? Do you need to find a specific child or youth service? Assistance providing food, clothing or shelter? Simply dial 2-1-1 and talk with a trained caring resource navigator who can assist you with access to thousands of programs. United Way’s PA 2-1-1 Northwest information […]