GM Students Compete in Erie Regional History Challenge

Posted on June 3, 2015, in Academics, Lancer Life

2015 9-12


2015 6-8

2015 3-5

Twelve students from General McLane School District were selected as finalists in the Second Annual Erie Regional History Challenge, with three placing in the competition.

The competition was held this week at the Jefferson Educational Society and presented by the society, the Erie Times-News Newspaper in Education and the Erie Maritime Museum.

There were ten finalists in the division. These finalist took more than 900 tests taken to get into the competition and represent the top 3% of the entire competition.

All schools belonging to the Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit #5 or the Erie Diocese Catholic Schools were eligible to compete. Students were questioned on Erie, Pennsylvannia, United States and World History at the appropriate grade level.

Finalists from General McLane School District include:

Grades 3-5
Third Place: Audrey Calvert – Parker Middle School
Charlotte Brower – Parker Middle School
Cole Smith – Parker Middle School
Wesley Hakanen – Parker Middle School
Elijah Kozloff – Parker Middle School
Sky Bowers – Parker Middle School
Abigail Romba – Parker Middle School

Grades 6-8
Second Place: Jonah Chernicky – Parker Middle School
Third Place: Spencer Conaway – Parker Middle School
David Quinn – Parker Middle School
Carter Schoolcraft – Parker Middle School

Grades 9-12
Jaden Standley – General McLane High School

Congratulations all of the students involved in this year’s competition!

For more information, please visit the Jeferson Education Society’s website at JESErie.corg or contact (814) 870-1838.