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Kids to Kids finishes at EE

Kids to Kids finishes at EE

General McLane High School students in the Kids to Kids program finished its first lesson at Edinboro Elementary School last week, educating first and third graders on living a healthy lifestyle. The high school students put on a puppet show to teach elementary students the dangers of drugs and alcohol. This […]

 
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 […]

 
GMSD announces new entrepreneur-based education

GMSD announces new entrepreneur-based education

In honor of Global Entrepreneurship Week, General McLane School District, Inventionland and Innovation Collaborative hosted a news conference to announce a new initiative that will encourage creativity, innovation and collaboration within middle school and high school students. “General McLane remains committed to preparing today’s students to compete in the global economy,” […]

 
McKean students deliver bags to Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home

McKean students deliver bags to Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home

McKean Elementary School students recently created and delivered treat bags to veterans at the Pennsylvania Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home. Each class made the treat bags and then kindergarten students delivered them on Friday.

 
Teachers take on students in Wiffle Ball game

Teachers take on students in Wiffle Ball game

James W. Parker Middle School students raised more than $800 for sixth grader Jacob Haugh’s “Wins for Kids Wiffle Ball World Series”, pitting James W. Parker Middle School fifth and sixth grade homerooms against each other to raise funds. The winning homeroom earned a Wiffle Ball game between teachers. Haugh’s […]

 
McKean Door Decoration Contest Winner

McKean Door Decoration Contest Winner

McKean Elementary School hosted a Door Decoration Contest for its Veteran’s Day Celebration. Prior the the assembly, the Veterans attending voted on their favorite door. The winning door was Mrs. Miller’s, our 3rd and 4th grade learning support teacher! In addition to the door, Mrs. Miller created a traditional ‘Place Setting for A […]

 
McKean Elementary Veteran’s Day Assembly

McKean Elementary Veteran’s Day Assembly

McKean Elementary School hosted its first ever Veteran’s Day Assembly. This event featured Veteran Speakers, challenges with active duty military and attendance of our students’ family members who have or are serving. There were also vocal performances by students. Thanks to all those who came and thank you to our […]

 
GMHS students install tape sculpture

GMHS students install tape sculpture

Students, staff and visitors were surprised this week with an unexpected as they stepped through a familiar General McLane High School lobby. And that was exactly the purpose of a recent art project by GMHS students. After studying work of street artist Mark Jenkins, who places dressed tape sculpture bodies […]

 
JWPMS hosts Veteran’s Day Celebration

JWPMS hosts Veteran’s Day Celebration

James W. Parker Middle School hosted its annual Veteran’s Day Celebration on Friday, November 3. This annual salute to veterans event brought together close to 100 veterans. All veterans were invited to breakfast and a celebration that included the Posting of Colors, vocal performances and a series of student speakers. […]