Activities

 
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 […]

 
Fun on the Sleds

Fun on the Sleds

Who needs a snow day when the students can take advantage of the snow and have fun on the sleds at school! Winter activities began this week for Elementary students and the sleds were in full use.

 
McKean Recess Laps keeps kids moving

McKean Recess Laps keeps kids moving

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. Eighty-seven percent of students at McKean choose to participate in this program, which takes place during recess for students in K-4 and started as part of […]

 
Giving Tree collects 184 items

Giving Tree collects 184 items

Collection for the Annual Giving Tree at McKean Elementary School has officially closed, and the students surpassed last year’s total! The students collected 184 items, including but not limited to 72 Hats, 68 gloves and 13 jackets. The collection was hosted by the Autistic Support Classroom and ran from the […]

 
MS Bridge Building Design Challenge

MS Bridge Building Design Challenge

James W. Parker Middle School students are quickly learning the necessary critical thinking and problem solving skills that go into design and construction. Mr. Sturgess’ fifth grade classes just finished up their Bridge Building Design Challenge. Their task? Students needed to build a bridge that would hold at least two […]

 
Students disguise a turkey!

Students disguise a turkey!

Edinboro Elementary first graders disguised a Turkey in a home family project to hide them from the farmer for Thanksgiving. The turkeys were sent home as a family project. This is an annual project that has become a tradition at the School. What a wonderful and creative job by all […]

 
MS students build Rube Goldberg machines

MS students build Rube Goldberg machines

Fifth graders are putting Newton’s Three Laws, potential and kinetic energy to work. After learning about motion and design, students had to build Rube Goldberg machines showing action and reaction. Motion and Design is one of the units students do in fifth grade. James W. Parker Middle School Social Studies […]

 
The Estimation Jar Game

The Estimation Jar Game

Edinboro Elementary third graders started “The Estimation Jar” game this past week. Mrs. Hutchison fills the jar with an item and the students have one week to make only one estimation of a number of items they believe are inside. The student with the closest estimation wins the items inside. […]

 
Five GMHS students sign to play collegiate sports

Five GMHS students sign to play collegiate sports

On Friday, five General McLane students officially signed during the school’s College Signing Day. The event took place in the GM Library at Noon. Michelle Jahn officially signed to play basketball at Edinboro University, Michaela Redinger officially signed to Golf at Allegheny College, Laura Schaefer officially signed to play Soccer […]

 
McKean Elementary Kicks Off Recess Laps & Run Club

McKean Elementary Kicks Off Recess Laps & Run Club

  As students return from break, McKean Elementary students are running for the benefits of an active lifestyle. McKean Elementary students in kindergarten through fourth grade started their recess laps. Recess laps is an optional program at recess for students in K-4 that started as part of McKean Elementary’s 2013 […]