Latest News for Edison Middle School

9th Grade Orientation Reminder

Just a reminder that current 8th graders should plan on attending PHS 9th grade orientation on Thursday, February 1st at 6:00pm at Perry High School. At that time, students will receive scheduling materials. If you are unable to attend, you will receive scheduling materials at Edison the following Monday.

Edison Band Students Earn District Honors

Honor Band.2017-2018 (1)Congratulations to the following 7th and 8th Grade band students who were selected to participate in the Ohio Music Education Association District 8 Middle School Honor Band to be held on Saturday, February 24 at Alliance High School: Jack McGraw,  Kiera Albrecht,  Leah Briggs, Zach Bowers, Lily Stuart, Lauren Hollinger, Helaina Kort, Braeden Paulus, and  Kendra Harland.  (more…)

“Hidden in Plain Sight” – A Community Event – January 30, 2018

Do you know the warning signs of drug and alcohol abuse in teenage students? On January, 30, Pfeiffer Intermediate School will be hosting a special program titled “Hidden in Plain Sight” beginning at 6 p.m. Audience members will be given 30 minutes to “snoop and search” a unique display of an interactive teenager’s bedroom with over 150 items that may be indicative of dangerous behaviors.  (more…)

2nd Grading Period Honor & Merit Roll

honor_rollEdison Middle School is proud to announce students qualifying for the second-quarter honor roll and merit roll. 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 must have a 3.00 – 3.49 grade-point average. Congratulations to all students who earned this academic recognition.

Grade 7 Honor Roll – 2nd Grading Period (2017-2018)
Grade 7 Merit Roll – 2nd Grading Period (2017-2018)
Grade 8 Honor Roll – 2nd Grading Period (2017-2018)
Grade 8 Merit Roll – 2nd Grading Period (2017-2018)

A Community Coming Together Event – Thursday, February 1, 2018

Tomorrow, February 1, 2018, our Perry Community is Coming Together at the Canton Baptist Temple, located at 515 Whipple Ave., NW from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Beginning at 6:30 p.m., Cleveland Clinic’s Dr. Ellen Rome, MD, MPH, will be discussing Adolescent Mental Health, followed by Stark Family Court’s Assistant Court Administrator Jacob Morgan discussing How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online. At 7:30 p.m., attendees will have the opportunity to visit many community resource tables and receive information and engage in conversation. This event is sponsored by the Perry Township Police Department, Fire Department, Churches and Board of Trustees, Perry Rotary and Perry Local School District.

This event will be streamed live at the link below and covered by WHBC and The Canton Repository.

Perry Community Event Live Streaming

Special thank you to Canton Baptist Temple for providing the space for the event and the Cleveland Clinic for participating.  Click here for the flyer.

Mrs. Martin and Mr. Smith Honored as Outstanding Band Directors

Congratulations to Mrs. Karen Martin, Edison Middle School Band Director, and Mr. Ryan Smith, PHS Band Director, for being awarded membership into the Ohio Chapter of Phi Beta Mu, an international bandmasters fraternity that honors outstanding band directors. Mrs. Martin and Mr. Smith were nominated by individuals from the University of Akron who recognized their dedication and development of better musicians and appreciation for music in schools.  (more…)