Category: News

7th Grade Band to perform at The Ohio Band Directors Conference

The Pfeiffer Middle School 7th Grade Band has been selected to perform at The Ohio Band Directors Conference held at The University of Akron on Friday, December 3, 2010. The 7th Grade Band is the only middle school band in the state of Ohio to be selected for this honor. The group will be performing at 6:30pm in The University of Akron, Student Union, Ballroom A. Congratulations 7th Grade Band!

PERRY ARTIST RECOGNIZED AT ARTS CAMP

Perry High School Senior, Jaime Weinfeld, received highest recognitions at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Blue Lake, Michigan, this summer.
Her first recognition was for a charcoal drawing selected out of over 500 pieces of artwork. Jaime’s charcoal drawing received the “Art Acquisition Award,” a $500 scholarship awarded to only one camper per session. (more…)

Perry’s People of Character Recognized

The 2010 People of Character Recognition Reception was hosted at R.G. Drage Career Technical Center on Thursday, October 21, 2010.  Nine individuals from Perry were recognized for their dedication to the Six Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship. Those individuals are:(the following are excerpts from the evening’s program): (more…)

Good Luck Nicole Waers

Nicole has qualified to play in the State Girl’s Golf  Tournament this weekend in Columbus.  Nicole earned the right to go the state championships by becoming the first to qualify from the district tournament by shooting a 76. This is Nicole’s 4th year to compete in the state tournament GOOD LUCK NICOLE!

Cross Country Teams Take Third Place at Federal League Championships

The boys cross country team finished third at the Federal League Championship Saturday at Boardman.   Aaron White lead the way with his 4th place finish to earn 1st Team All-Federal League Honors.  Chase Daniels and Matt Thiessen both earned 2nd Team All-Federal League and Aaron Dunn earned Honorable Mention.  Mike McBurney rounded out the scoring.  The team will compete at Malone Saturday for the District Championship with the top 5 teams and top 20 individuals advancing to the Regional Championship.

The girls cross country team placed third at the Federal League Championship meet at Boardman on Saturday.  Stacy Cameron lead the team with a 6th place finish.  She was followed closely by Jackie Genetin’s 13th place finish.  Tara Rodgers, Hailey Floom and Becca Backus completed scoring for the varsity races.

The Middle School Girls Cross-Country Team Wins Federal League Title

For the first time in Perry history,  the middle school girls Cross Country team has won the Federal League title.
Perry is also home to the Individual Champion: Taylor Wilson came in 1st place overall.
Followed by teammates: Kelsey Cobb (3rd), Sydnee Fenn (7th), Carlie Perretta (14), Haley Walker (21), Jessie Williams (23), Erica Curtin (24), Mackenzie Wheeler (46), Sara Keane (50), and Katie Vannoy (97).
Great Job Girls!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Go Perry!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

MEEKS IS REPOSITORY TEEN OF THE MONTH

Perry is proud to announce that Matt Meeks has been selected as the Canton Repository’s Teen of the Month for October.  Matt’s accomplishments and honors surpassed a “talk-off” between the Hoover Teen Board Rep and Perry’s Teen Board Rep, Aarika LaDow.  Look for Matt’s picture and accomplishments in the newspaper, at the end of this month.

College Board Advanced Placement Program Recognizes Sixteen PHS Students

The Perry High School Guidance Department is pleased to announce that the College Board AP Committee has recognized sixteen Perry High School students. The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program offers students the opportunity to take challenging college-level courses while still in high school, and to receive college credit, advanced placement, or both for successful performance on the AP Exams. (more…)