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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 […]

 
McKean Elementary 100 Lappers

McKean Elementary 100 Lappers

Since October, McKean Elementary students have been staying active through McKean Elementary’s Recess Laps, an optional program encouraging students to increase their physical activity. McKean students choose to participate in this program, which takes place during recess for students in K-4 and started a. McKean Elementary teacher Lisa Roberts started […]

 
Thankful Turkeys

Thankful Turkeys

There are some thankful turkeys at Edinboro! Edinboro Elementary first graders participated in their annual home, family project.  In this project, students will work with their family to disguise a turkey to prevent him/her from getting eaten for Thanksgiving! This is an annual project that has become a favorite tradition […]

 
GMHS hosts a Kindness Challenge

GMHS hosts a Kindness Challenge

The Caring Club is promoting a caring atmosphere at General McLane High School through various monthly activities. In October, the Caring Club held a “Kindness Challenge” in partnership with UTZ. Caring Club members passed out Jumbo Snack Packs of chips with a kindness challenge attached to each bag. Students received […]

 
Officer Phil comes to Edinboro Elementary

Officer Phil comes to Edinboro Elementary

Edinboro Elementary School students in kindergarten through third grade took a break on Friday to learn ways to “be safe, stay safe and feel safe.” Through magic, games, ventriloquism and a ton of laughter,  the Officer Phil Safety Program taught students about being respectful classmates versus bullies, safety on the go, strangers and […]

 
JWPMS adds new PE technology to improve student fitness

JWPMS adds new PE technology to improve student fitness

James W. Parker Middle School is engaging students through interactive technology to improve students’ cardiovascular fitness. Through the IHT Spirit System, students now have the opportunity to manage their individual health and fitness. The technology includes heart monitor watches, docking stations, PC’s to run the IHT Spirit system software and […]

 
Jay signs to play at Edinboro

Jay signs to play at Edinboro

General McLane senior Alex Jay signed his Letter of Intent today to continue his Basketball career next year at Edinboro University. Congratulations to Alex on this tremendous accomplishment!

 
Construction underway for Stormwater Best Management Practices Demonstration Project on GMSD campus

Construction underway for Stormwater Best Management Practices Demonstration Project on GMSD campus

The General McLane campuses will be getting an addition this summer – and both the students and community will benefit. Construction has started for a Stormwater Best Management Practices Demonstration Project, which will provide students and community members with a new opportunity to explore environmental solutions for stormwater management. Thanks […]

 
JWPMS Hosted Lip Sync Battle for UPMC Child Life Program

JWPMS Hosted Lip Sync Battle for UPMC Child Life Program

James W. Parker Middle School faculty, staff and students raised more than $1,300 for UPMC’s Child Life Program in one week through their Lip Sync Battle fundraiser. Students raised money by voting for their favorite teacher/student pairing. Bins were placed throughout the lobbies during the morning of the Lip Sync […]

 
McLane Senior Wins President’s Volunteer Service Award

McLane Senior Wins President’s Volunteer Service Award

General McLane High School senior Annalisa Bankes has been honored by her exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award. This award, which is granted by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program on behalf of President Barack Obama, recognizes Americans of all ages who have volunteered significant amounts […]