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February 2016 Parent-Teacher Conference Information

ptc_edisonParents/Guardians can access conference links using the table below and off of each building’s website beginning on Sunday, January 24th at 6:00 PM through Wednesday, February 10th at 11:00 PM.

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

Parent-Teacher conferences will be on Tuesday, February 9th (5p – 8p) and Thursday, February 11th (5p – 8p). Students do not have classes on Monday, February 15th.

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

Basketball Booster Club Selling Cavs Tickets for January 27th Game

Main Logo PThe Basketball Booster Club has 40 tickets available for sale to the Cavs versus Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, January 27th at 7:00 PM.  Tickets are only $26! If interested, contact Mark Seese as soon as possible at  mlseese424@gmail.com. Tickets will be delivered via email.

These tickets are also good for the Perry versus Stow game that will take place at 3:00 PM in The Q on the same day. Attendance for the Perry game is NOT mandatory for Cavs game entry.

Autism Certification Center – Autism Spectrum Disorder Strategies in Action

Attention families and educators! Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Strategies in Action, gives families, and service providers tools to ensure they are equipped to care adequately for, support educate, employ or work with individuals on the autism spectrum from early childhood to young adulthood. These modules are offered through the Autism Certification Center, which provides professional development hours and certificate(s). Those who work and reside in Ohio receive a free yearly subscription. This project is funded through a joint state agency collaborative.

Scholastic Art Award Winners

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Front: Natalie Miller, Ally Purdy, Sophia Hough, Ethan McGill. Row 2: Natania Hinchliffe, Katelynn Corbin, Alyssa Mikuluk, Faith Schilling. Back: Mikell Willis, Adam Luster, Lauren Lieser, Sierra Searfoss

Mrs. Self and Mrs. Peterson are proud to announce Edison’s winners in the 2016 Scholastic Art Contest.  The Scholastic Art Contest is the biggest art competition of the year and an excellent way to recognize the many talented artists of Edison.  Over 1,000 entries were submitted from throughout the northeast region of the state, so these students should feel very accomplished.  Winning Honorable Mention awards are Katelynn Corbin, Sophia Hough, Lauren Lieser, Adam Luster, Ethan McGill, Natalie Miller, Ally Purdy, Faith Schilling, Sierra Searfoss, and Natania Hinchliffe with two awards.  Silver key winners have their (more…)

Edison’s Power of the Pen has Success in District Tournament

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front row: Kaleigh Kilcullen, Eilis McGee, Kaylee Brown, Amirah Mitchell, Toree Fogle middle row: Katie Daugintis, Olivia Lane, Mia Whitlock, Nick Forchione, Natania Hinchliffe back row: Maddy Fox, Mason Kepner, Daniel Shamp, Julz Baltzly, Sarah Miller absent for picture: Samantha Jones

Congratulations to the members of the Edison Power of the Pen team in their success at the district tournament held at Mt. Union on January 7th. These students competed against over 120 writers from nearby schools in three rounds of flash writing (timed writing in response to a cold prompt). Overall, our eighth-grade team placed 2nd out of twenty schools! Individual honors went to Julz Baltzly (12th place), Mia Whitlock (11th place), and Sarah Miller (4th place). Award-winners, along with several (more…)

Parent/Professional Communication, Is Your Child A Target of Bullying?

district9The District 9 State Support Team will be holding two presentations to help promote family engagement with schools. The first presentation, Parent/Professional Communication is on Tuesday, January 26th. The second opportunity, Is Your Child a Target of Bullying?, will take place on Thursday, February 25th. Both presentations will be held at Aultman North Canton Medical’s Education Complex  ‐ Building A – Rooms 1012/1014 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Click here for more information on each opportunity.  (more…)

EPSG Set to Meet on Thursday, January 7th

The next Edison Parent Support Group (EPSG) meeting is Thursday, January 7th at 6:30 pm in Edison’s library. We encourage parents to get involved and attend. We look forward to seeing you!

December 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…)