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Dedication of the PJD Student Success Center

On August 2, 2019, Erie’s Public School System made it official as the former Emerson-Gridley School is renamed the Patrick J. DiPaolo Student Success Center. Patrick worked with many students of all abilities during his time with the district. He was even the first principal of the district’s transitional school, […]


Another Successful Event!

The DiPaolo Family and Scholarship Committee are extremely appreciative of the support shown this year! We gratefully thank our Major Sponsor, each Gold, Silver & Bronze Sponsor, those who donated gifts, food, beverages, our volunteers and Golf Classic participants for continuing and keeping relevant the successful legacy of a distinguished […]


Tomorrow’s The Day!

Our Annual Golf Outing takes place tomorrow at the always beautiful Lake Shore Country Club!¬† There’s still time to make your donation so send your tax-deductible donation to: Patrick J. DiPaolo Memorial Scholarship Fund, Inc. P.O. Box 3073, Erie, PA 16508


The Patrick J. DiPaolo Student Success Center

The Erie School Directors voted 9-0 to name the new transition school, which is located at the Old Emerson-Gridley Middle School at 6th Liberty Street, the “Patrick J. DiPaolo Student Success Center. Plans are being made to have a public dedication in early 2019. This is the second honor bestowed […]