Emily Tworek, General McLane Senior a National Merit Semifinalist

General McLane High School senior Emily Tworek has been named a National Merit Semifinalist. As a National Merit Semifinalist, Tworek qualified among the highest-scoring PSAT in the country for the PSAT. Approximately 16,000 semifinalists were named in the 61st Annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue […]

Cochran Retires After 29 years

There’s definitely something missing this week within General McLane School District. After 29 years of service to the District, administrative assistant to the special education supervisor and central registrar Jane Cochran retired last week. “Janie Cochran’s service to the district has been invaluable,” said Superintendent Richard Scaletta. “She has served in so many ways, most […]

GMHS Educator is Quarterfinalist For The Music Educator Award

Edinboro, PA (May 13, 2015) – General McLane High School music teacher Bruce Yates has been selected as a quarterfinalist for the 2016 Music Educator Award. A total of 213 music teachers from 194 cities across 42 states have been announced as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award™, presented by The Recording Academy® and the […]

Edinboro WWII Veteran To Be Honored At D-Day Veteran Appreciation June 6th. 2015

VETERAN APPRECIATION D-DAY JUNE 6, 2015 HONORING OUR VETERANS OF THE PAST Richard “Dick” Omar Davis, Edinboro, Pennsylvania Born 19 May, 1922 Living Survivor of Omaha Beach, June 6, 1944 Private First Class Enlisted; Army of the United States Date: 19, November 1942 Specialty: Cryptographer, 895th Signal Company Depot Aviation, Sharp Shooter Campaigns: Normandy, Northern […]

Edinboro Elementary Student, Jacob Haugh, Raises Money For “Wins for Kids”, Featured On Pittsburgh Pirates Show

Edinboro, PA (May 1, 2015) — Edinboro Elementary student Jacob Haugh didn’t ask for any birthday gifts. Instead, the third grader requested something else — donations. Haugh raised $2,521 in three weeks for Wins for Kids, a program that raises funds to support the Pittsburgh Pirates Charities and the Center for Prader-Willi Syndrome at the […]

General McLane Senior Places 2nd in Safe Driving Competition

General McLane High School senior Ben Tallman placed second in Erie County’s Annual Teen Driving Competition on Monday and will have an opportunity to win a $5,000 scholarship. Sponsored by PA Motor Truck Association, Con-Way Freight and the Northwest Regional Highway Safety Network, this competition gives students in Erie and Crawford counties the opportunity to […]

GM Student, Cory Kephart, Selected for University of Pittsburgh’s Health Career Scholars Academy

General McLane High School junior Cory Kephart was selected to attend the University of Pittsburgh’s Health Career Scholars Academy (UPHCSA). This program selects only 110 students each year and is often a springboard for future studies in medicine. “I’m very excited for this opportunity,” says Kephart. “I’m interested in the heath career field and getting […]

Hermitage House Key Club Treasurer Speaks At Edinboro Kiwanis Club

Excerpt from Hermitage House Spring 2015 Newsletter The Edinboro Kiwanis Club welcomed Mary, Hermitage House Key Club Treasurer, as their March 3rd speaker. Mary spoke about the Key Club’s current service projects which serve the global and local communities. She also spoke about the Annual March for Life which raises funds for Michael Hoover Blood […]

The March Driver of the Month is Theresa Wolfe

Theresa is one of our veteran drivers who has been driving for the district since April, 1985. She started driving because it was the perfect job that was a good fit with her children’s schedule. She began as a substitute driver, which turned into a High School/Middle School route for a few years. Since then […]

GM Senior Mike Allison Advances to PIAA State Diving Meet

Congratulations to Senior Mike Allison, who finished 2nd at the District 10 Diving Championships on Tuesday. Mike broke his own school record of 508.40 with final score of 549.15 in the 11-dive competition. It’s worth noting that although he finished 2nd, his score did beat the previous Overall District 10 record of 546. Mike will […]

GMHS Students Participate in Veteran’s Outreach Program

EDINBORO, PA (February 17, 2015) – Four General McLane High School students distributed food to 67 needy veterans and their families last week through the Produce Express Program. This event took place outside of the Veteran’s Outreach Center and Luther Memorial Church and is a joint-venture with VFW Post 740 Edinboro-McKean and the Second Harvest […]

GM Senior Michelle Jahn Surpasses 1,000 Career Points

General McLane senior Michelle Jahn is now the 9th girl in GM history to have over 1,000 career points. Jahn surpassed 1,000 during General McLane’s Region 7 loss against Central Tech last night. Jahn is one of three players to sign National Letters of Intent for the 2015 Women’s Basketball recruiting class at Edinboro University. […]

GM Drivers Accept ALS Challenge

EDINBORO, PA (September 11, 2014) – The General McLane School District bus drivers accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge yesterday to raise awareness and donations for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). General McLane’s drivers further challenged Fort LeBoeuf School District drivers. There was an estimated 30 participants from the District involved in the challenge to support a […]

Regan Signs With Edinboro University

Molly Regan, a Senior at General McLane High School, has signed her National Letter of Intent to pole vault at Edinboro University. In addition, she will be joining the EUP Women’s Volleyball team. Molly is a 2013 PA State Medalist in the pole vault and holds the school’s record of 10’6″. She was also named […]

Edinboro Photographer Places In National Competition

Jamie Seeman, of Edinboro, an employee of Lifetouch Photography was recently honored as runner up in the company’s Portrait Excellence Award competition. Each photographer submitted 25 randomly selected portraits. Images are scored based on Lifetouch’s eight elements of photography. Each element is worth one point. When reviewing an image, each element must be met to […]