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Flag Line Tryout Information

Are you interested in joining the award winning Perry High School Marching Band but don’t play an instrument?  Then consider trying out for our flag line!  The Perry Marching Band regularly performs around the state of Ohio, and this year will be performing in Disney World.  Stop by and talk to members of the color guard on Opportunity Day at Edison.  An informational meeting and practice for tryouts will begin on April 3rd in room 119 at PHS.  Practices will take place on April 3, 4, and 5.  Tryouts will be on April 12th.  No experience necessary!  If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Rak:


Edison Yearbook Order Information

Edison will be accepting orders for yearbooks from March 13 – 24. Yearbooks are 88-pages, full color, and hardcover. The cost of the book is $30 cash or check made payable to Edison Middle School.  Order forms are attached or can be picked up in the Edison information center.  Please note that books are being sold on a pre-order basis this year.  There is no guarantee of extra copies available after the sale.  Books will be delivered to students in homeroom during the last week of May.

2016-2017 Edison Yearbook Order Form

Edison Student Council

7th grade student councilEdison Middle School recently elected 7th-grade representatives to student council.  For two weeks in January, interested students campaigned; posters were displayed, flyers were distributed, and speeches were written.  All students listened to the candidates’ speeches in their social studies classes.  Then, on election day, eight students were elected by their peers. Congratulations go out to the following students: Timara Berry, Kassidea Briggs, Jordyn Finnicum, Aliyah Hayes, Lauren Hollinger, Brooke Kirkbride, Maxwell Lord-Fry, and Owen Tanzilli.  These eight students join Edison’s 8th-grade representatives who were elected at the end of last school year.

February Lobby Artists

february adjustedCongratulations to the following students who have had their art displayed in the office lobby for the month of February:

Front: Athena Aslanes, Joel Adams, Anthony Jones, Kat Yerian, Abigayle Chase, Dominic Vinas. Back: Jeremiah Harper, Myranda Rzeszotarski, Annabella Studebaker, Maddy Fox, Brent Baechel, Alex Collins

7th Grade Math Team Rocks the Stark County Math Tournament

math teamCongratulations to the 7th grade Math Team who competed in the Stark County Math Tournament on Saturday, March 4, 2017. The team worked hard with many after school practices and we are so proud of their accomplishments. Edison took home many awards with 11 team members placing. Listed below are the categories and Edison’s award winners.  (more…)

Internet Safety for Parents Program – Wednesday, March 8th @ 6:30 PM

Sauder Elementary and Lake Cable Elementary of Jackson Local Schools will be hosting the Internet Safety for Parents Program on Wednesday, March 8th from 6:30p – 8:30p. The program is free to attend and open to all. The program will take place at the Jackson High School Center for Performing Arts (map). Questions can be directed to Laura Henson ( Click here for a program flyer.

February Spotlight on Character

Teachers 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 picture and award are posted on a hall bulletin board, and they are given a window sign to be displayed at home that shows they (more…)

Edison Testing Dates

Edison 7th and 8th graders will participate in the State’s AIR Testing on the dates listed below:

  • 7th/8th Grade-Language Arts-March 22nd and 23rd

  • 7th/8th Grade-Math-April 25th and 26th

  • 8th Grade Science-May 2nd and May 3rd


Edison Hosting a Girls on the Run Program

Girls on the Run CirclesEdison Middle School will be hosting a Girls on the Run program this coming spring. Girls on the Run is a program that aims to inspire girls to recognize their inner strength and celebrate what makes them one of a kind. Trained coaches lead small teams through our research-based curricula which include dynamic discussions, activities, and running games. Over the course of the 10-week program, girls in 3rd through 8th grade develop essential skills to help them navigate their worlds and establish a lifetime appreciation for health and fitness. (more…)