Academics

 
Students spend day at CMU

Students spend day at CMU

General McLane High School Students in the Academy of Medical Arts and Engineering spent the day at Carnegie Mellon University last week. Students had the opportunity to meet College of Science (MCS) Associate Dean Maggie Braun, an Associate Dean from the College of Engineering, Health Professions Program Director Jason D’Antonio and […]

 
Edinboro Elementary Drawing Contest Winners

Edinboro Elementary Drawing Contest Winners

In honor of National Child Grief Awareness Day, Edinboro Elementary School held a drawing contest. The theme was, “Hope.” Winners included Natasha Leslie (4th grade). Lucas Hammer (3rd Grade), Julie Wagner (2nd Grade), Tarence Noble (1st Grade) and Amya Wheeler (Kindergarten).   Congratulations to our students!

 
Students complete professional T-shirt screen printing

Students complete professional T-shirt screen printing

General McLane students have the opportunity to gain exposure to a new art medium — a professional screen printing station. James W. Parker Middle School’s eighth graders recently learned how to successfully design a unique t-shirt design. Through this project, students learn how to use stencils and different color combinations […]

 
GMHS students install tape sculpture

GMHS students install tape sculpture

Students, staff and visitors were surprised this week with an unexpected as they stepped through a familiar General McLane High School lobby. And that was exactly the purpose of a recent art project by GMHS students. After studying work of street artist Mark Jenkins, who places dressed tape sculpture bodies […]

 
Women in Engineering Day

Women in Engineering Day

Some of General McLane’s sophomores in the Academy of Medical Arts and Engineering are attending the Women in Engineering Day at Penn State Behrend today! General McLane’s Academy of Medical Arts and Engineering prepares students for careers in medicine and engineering. Through partnerships with local businesses, hospitals and universities, the curricula […]

 
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, […]

 
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, […]

 
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 […]

 

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 […]

 
Learning By Design at JWPMS

Learning By Design at JWPMS

James W. Parker Middle School seventh graders recently celebrated their Makerspace work. Their work was part of a Learning by Design Challenge. This takes places in the middle school art program and challenges students to invent, create and engineer a piece of art from the available recycle materials with minimal […]