Events

 
GMHS Christmas Store returns

GMHS Christmas Store returns

General McLane prides itself on its caring community — and it’s not hard to see why.  The annual Christmas Store for students in need at General McLane High School re-opened on Monday. High school nurse Laurie Swanson started the store more than 15 years ago in an effort to help […]

 
JWPMS associate principal earns distinguished honor

JWPMS associate principal earns distinguished honor

James W. Parker Middle School Associate Principal Justin Whitford was recently honored with the Principal Leadership Academy (PLA) Distinguished Scholar Award. Whitford is one of nine scholars named by the West Virginia Center for Professional Development (WVCPD) based off his participation in Principals Leadership Academy held by the West Virginia Center […]

 
GMHS participates in Child Grief Awareness Day

GMHS participates in Child Grief Awareness Day

Hundreds of General McLane students stood in unity on Children’s Grief Awareness Day, a day to remember and support those who have lost a close family member. Children’s Grief Awareness Day was created in 2008 by the Highmark Caring Place, a Center for Grieving Children, Adolescents and Their Families that […]

 
GM students recognized in Reflections Contest

GM students recognized in Reflections Contest

Numerous General McLane students were honored for their achievement in the 2017-18 National PTA Reflections arts in education program. The award honors imagination, creativity and interpretation of the theme “Within Reach.” Students from the school level now move onto the County Level. McKean students recognized included: Aiden Jack, Caden Roth, Parker Howard, Courtney Goodwill, Madelyn Robertson, Etta […]

 
GM students join Erie Philharmonic for holiday concert

GM students join Erie Philharmonic for holiday concert

General McLane High School students will join the Erie Philharmonic for their annual holiday concert, “Come Home for the Holidays” Local tenor Daniel Cabanillas will star as vocal soloist alongside the Erie Philharmonic Chorus and General McLane Vocal Jazz Ensemble. The show takes place December 2 and is conducted by […]

 
GM participates in Food Drive

GM participates in Food Drive

All four General McLane schools and the Service Center contributed to the Erie News Now and Second Harvest Holiday Food Drive, which ended last week! Nick’s Place coordinated the collection, and all donations went to the Edinboro Food Bank. Last year, our community donated almost 8000 pounds of food, $10,241 […]

 
General McLane students recognized in Join the Shift contest

General McLane students recognized in Join the Shift contest

Sponsored by Erie Insurance and facilitated through Hamilton Insurance Agency, Join the Shift is a safe teen driving program that uses fun, interactive activities to help teens learn about and spread the safe driving message. Students participate in point-earning activities that include creating safe driving videos, taking a safe driver pledge 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!

 
Holiday Arts Fair: Vendor Feature

Holiday Arts Fair: Vendor Feature

The General McLane Foundation’s 11th Annual Holiday Arts Fair is quickly approaching. This year’s event will be held Saturday, November 18, at General McLane High School and runs from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Nearly 100 vendors will be in attendance, including a variety of new vendors. This year’s crafts include: […]

 
School Board member honored for years of service

School Board member honored for years of service

Mr. James Bucksbee was recently recognized for 32 years of service as a General McLane School Board director. Mr. Bucksbee was presented with a plaque adding him to the PSBA “Honor Roll of School Board Service” during Wednesdays’s school board meeting. PSBA representative James Summerville spoke about him and his […]