Latest News for Edison Middle School

Perry vs McKinley Goodwill Donation Drive

Goodwill Drive copyThis week, we are in for a battle…on the gridiron and for Goodwill!  It’s Perry vs. McKinley in the Goodwill Drive to Victory.  The school that collects the most donations will win a $250 scholarship.  There is a donation trailer in the parking lot in between the football stadium and wellness center.  This trailer is open 7am-3pm Monday – Thursday and 7am to Noon on Friday.  Here’s a list of items that are not accepted.

Edison Character Award Recipients

star_PNG41463Teachers from each community select two to three students who have demonstrated outstanding character traits each month. Chosen students are recognized as role models in our school. Their pictures and awards are posted on a hall bulletin board and they are given a window sign to be displayed at home that shows they were selected as a Character Award winner. Click here to see this month’s award winners. Congratulations to our recognized students! We are proud of you!

October 2018 Parent-Teacher Conferences

October 2018 Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday and Thursday, October 2nd and 4th from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM each evening. Conferences will also be held on Friday, October 5th from 8 AM – 3 PM. There is NO SCHOOL for Perry students on Friday, October 5th or Monday, October 8th.

Parent Tutorial Links: How to Sign Up for a Conference
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How to Cancel a Conference
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Find Previously Scheduled Conferences
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8th Grade Washington DC Trip Payment Information

capitol-720677_960_720Registration and the first deposit for the 8th Grade Trip to Washington DC must be made on Wednesday, October 3rd or Thursday, October 4th during homeroom. Representatives from Traveling Classrooms will be at Edison during homeroom periods to accept deposit forms. They will accept cash, money orders or checks made payable to Traveling Classrooms. Please see the attached documents for information and payment forms: Trip InformationTour Schedule, Payment Forms, Trip FAQ.

Wellness Connection Week

image1Wellness Connection Week runs from September 24-28.  Our goal is to connect our students and staff to activities that help emphasize and educate all on living a healthy lifestyle both mind and body.  Our PE-Health teachers will be in charge of creating lessons and activities at each building in order to educate and encourage our students and their families on healthy living.  Please contact Anna Ziccardi @ Anna.Ziccardi@perrylocal.org if you have any questions or want to be involved in helping during the Wellness Connection Week.  We will have a different theme each day this week to celebrate and promote Wellness.
The theme’s are as follows:
Monday – Perry Pride
Tuesday – Jersey/PJ Day
Wednesday – Hat Day
Thursday – Favorite Activity
Friday – Neon

Parent/Teacher Conference Links

anatomy-of-a-great-parent-teacher-conference-999x666Online registration for October 2018 Conferences opens on Sunday, September 23rd at 6:00 PM. Online conference registration will close on Sunday, September 30th at 11:00 PM. 

 Perry High School        Edison Middle School         Pfeiffer Intermediate       Genoa Elementary
 Knapp Elementary           Lohr Elementary          Watson Elementary     Whipple Elementary

October 2018 Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday and Thursday, October 2nd and 4th from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM each evening. Conferences will also be held on Friday, October 5th from 8 AM – 3 PM. There is NO SCHOOL for Perry students on Friday, October 5th or Monday, October 8th.

Parent Tutorial Links: How to Sign Up for a Conference | How to Cancel a Conference | Find Previously Scheduled Conferences