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Introducing School Resource Officer Jose Montes

Introducing School Resource Officer Jose Montes

General McLane has a new sheriff in town — literally! Mr. Jose Montes is the District’s new School Resource Officer. Montes began his career in Law Enforcement after attending a Correctional Officer Training Academy in Tucson, AZ. After graduating from the Academy, he was stationed at a State Correctional Facility outside of Phoenix. […]

 
Introducing District Mental Health Liaison Mr. Tyree

Introducing District Mental Health Liaison Mr. Tyree

General McLane School District welcomes twelve new teachers and ten new employees to the District this year. Throughout the week, we will be introducing many of them! Mr. Jeff Tyree is the District’s new Mental Health Liaison. A graduate of Ringgold High School (Monongahela, PA), Mr. Tyree has served as a mental health professional […]

 
Introducing JWPMS’ Mrs. McCollum

Introducing JWPMS’ Mrs. McCollum

General McLane School District welcomes twelve new teachers and ten new employees to the District this year. Throughout the week, we will be introducing many of them! Mrs. Julia McCollum will be a music teacher at James W. Parker Middle School. She has served two years as a Choral Director, Band […]

 
GMHS hosts Freshmen Orientation

GMHS hosts Freshmen Orientation

General McLane High School hosted its annual Freshmen Orientation on Friday. The day, which focuses on helping the students feel welcomed and part of the school, started with the doors of the high school gymnasium swinging open and this year’s freshmen streaming in to cheers and applause from upperclass “Link […]

 
GM Hosts Driver Back-to-School Kick-Off Meeting

GM Hosts Driver Back-to-School Kick-Off Meeting

General McLane drivers had their back-to-school kick-off meeting today. Led by Transportation Director Nancy Ekstrom, drivers reviewed bus safety and procedures and received their routes to start the 2017-2018 School Year. The District currently has 52 drivers, 34 of whom are full-time drivers. “The country is experiencing a shortage of qualified […]

 
4th graders perform tale tale classics

4th graders perform tale tale classics

Edinboro Elementary fourth graders performed their end-of-the-year plays yesterday, reenacting a variety of classic tall tales. Students worked collaboratively to share their stories of tall tale heroes, including: John Henry, Johnny Appleseed, Febold Feboldson, Stormalong, Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind, Annie Christmas and Paul Bunyan. For more photos, visit our Featured […]

 
Erie WWII vet speaks to HS students

Erie WWII vet speaks to HS students

General McLane High School students had the opportunity to hear about WWII, its battles and its strategies outside of the facts and numbers that they read in textbooks. An Erie WWII veteran spoke with General McLane High School students yesterday in the auditorium. Pvt. Joseph Morettini was part of the 82nd Airborne and fought in […]

 

HS students Spread the Word to End the Word

 
6th graders create Alpine Slide

6th graders create Alpine Slide

A few weeks ago, James W. Parker Middle School students were building boats for their own Sailboat Regatta. Now, students continue STEM learning and practicing the engineering design process in another hands-on, math-enriched activity. Sixth Graders in Mr. Triola’s class applied their math skills to the engineering design process to build Alpine Slides and Alpine Slide Carts […]

 
MS teacher’s sculpture to display in Michigan

MS teacher’s sculpture to display in Michigan

James W. Parker Middle School art teacher Christina Martin will have her art featured in an outdoor sculpture exhibit in Michigan. Her sculpture, “Micro”, will be on display at the fourth annual sculpture exhibition at  John D. Wittersheim Sculpture Park in Adrian, Michigan from August 14, 2017 through August 4, 2018.  The purpose of this sculpture park is […]