Events

 
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 […]

 
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 […]

 

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 […]

 
JWPMS kicks off Hoops for Hearts

JWPMS kicks off Hoops for Hearts

James W. Parker Middle School kicked off its fundraiser this week. A representative from the American Heart Association spoke to students on the importance of a healthy heart. Hoops for Heart Week takes place at the school Jan. 8-12. Students can start fundraising now to participate in service learning for […]

 
JWPMS Principal Read Aloud

JWPMS Principal Read Aloud

On Wednesday and Thursday, James W. Parker Middle School principals Mr. Buto and Mr. Whitford read to 5th graders! They read the traditional, “Twas the Night Before Christmas”, alternating stanzas. Mrs. Brooks, Miss Stonis and Miss Shee combined their language arts classes for this event. A new holiday tradition is […]

 
Giving Tree returns to McKean Elementary

Giving Tree returns to McKean Elementary

This month, McKean Elementary hosted their annual Giving Tree. The students raised 120 winter items for SafeNet, Inc AND 60+ items for Because You Care, Inc.! Mrs. Iaquinta’s class coordinated the winter items, which included hats, gloves, scarves. Keystone SMILES AmeriCorps’ Miss Bova and second graders coordinated the pet items. They collected […]

 
JWPMS students visit Carnegie Museum of Natural History

JWPMS students visit Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Last Thursday, JWPMS students visited the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. Students met with the head artist in the museum’s working paleontology lab and had a chance to go inside the Paleolab to see up close the work they are doing and to hear about the different backgrounds of people […]

 
4th Grade Holiday Extravaganza

4th Grade Holiday Extravaganza

Edinboro Elementary School’s annual 4th Grade Holiday Extravaganza took place this week. Students created or adapted a story or poem they had heard or read before and applied what they learned about plot line, characters and fiction writing to help their story make sense. They typed the scripts and made the costumes, props and background sets. Students […]

 
JWPMS has special Canadian-inspired lunch

JWPMS has special Canadian-inspired lunch

In honor of the school’s cross-curricular research project, James W. Parker Middle School’s cafeteria hosted a special Canadian-themed menu today featuring Poutine, a Canadian dish originating from the province of Quebec. James W. Parker Middle School’s 6th grade teachers have been partnering  up for a cross-curricular research project. Students are discovering Canadian […]