Latest News for Edison Middle School
The students and teachers at Edison Middle School take April’s National Poetry Month very seriously. They take it so seriously, in fact, that they transformed a classroom into a Poetry Coffee House—complete with a student-created backdrop, lava lights, and treats. The entire seventh grade attended the “Coffee House” to share original poems with one another. In the tradition of the “Beatniks” of the 1950’s, students were encouraged to replace conventional applause with snapping and shouts of, “Cool, Daddy-O!” Also, following the “Beatnik” style of dress, everyone—including teachers and guests, were asked to dress in black. This practice allows the audience to focus on the words of the poet presenting, rather than becoming distracted by an outward appearance. (more…)
The Canton Museum of Art will be holding several art classes and summer art camps for students in grades K – 8. Click here for an informational flyer on details for classes and camps being offered. For more class information or to register by phone call 330-453-7666.
The following post is a reminder of the upcoming 7th and 8th grade band after school rehearsals and performances for Bands In The Round and Large Group Contest in May. BOTH Bands In The Round and Large Group Contest are REQUIRED of all 7th and 8th grade band members, are part of your grade and have been on the calendar since the beginning of the year! Tickets for Bands In The Round are $6 per person and can be purchased at the door. (more…)
Congratulations to the following students who earned a Character Award for the month of March at Edison Middle School! Click here to view the certificates for each student and the reason(s) they were selected.
Molly McDonald, Brandon Newhouser, Gigi Mariani, Ally Purdy, Chase Miller, Abby King, Chandler Mullen, Makalyn Anderson, Jason Lacourt, Taylor Anthony, Sam Ruschak, Lauren Alexander, Everett Ewing, Sarah Ritchey, and Jacob Nordick
Perry varsity baseball will be hosting Youth Night at 7:00 PM on Saturday, April 25th. Teams will be announced on the field prior to first pitch. Players who wear their uniform to the game will receive a free hotdog. Coaches can contact Shelly Burkheimer or Saul Arkwright at email@example.com for more information or to register their team/league. Click here for an event flyer.
The students of Edison Middle School have come together to create artwork for a spectacular art show celebration on Thursday, May 14th from 5 – 8 PM! Every student will have their own masterpiece framed and on display.You do not want to miss this! Click here for more information and an event flyer.
Edison students qualifying for the third-quarter honor roll and merit roll have been announced. To be listed on the honor roll a student must have a 3.5 – 4.00 grade-point average. To be listed on the merit roll a student mush have a 3.00 – 3.49 grade-point average. Congratulations to all students who earned this academic recognition. (more…)