Latest News for Edison Middle School

Midnight Madness 2015 – November 14th @ 5 PM

Kick off  the 2015-2016 basketball season by attending the second annual Midnight Madness on Saturday, November 14th at Perry High School’s gymnasium. Doors open at 5:00 PM. Join Perry’s varsity coaches, Jeff Couto and Mark Randulic, as they introduce both girls and boys teams 7th grade through varsity.  In addition to meeting the 2015-2016 Panthers and Perry Youth Leagues, come for the games, contests, raffles, trivia, prizes, concessions and more. Canned food donations will be accepted at the door to support Perry Helping Perry. Click here for an event flyer and more information.

Edison Bands Holiday Concert Tickets on Sale Monday, November 2nd

HolidayConcert11_13_IOCThe Edison Bands Palace Theater Holiday Concert tickets will go on sale on MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2ND.  Tickets are $6/person with checks payable to Perry Band Boosters.  Tickets will be sold during BAND CLASS ONLY!  Parents/Guardians are encouraged to purchase tickets as soon as possible. This concert will sell out!

Edison Bands Palace Theater Holiday Concert will be held on Tuesday, November 24th at 7:00 PM at Canton’s Palace Theater (map).

Edison to Celebrate Red Ribbon Week November 2 – 6

Red Ribbon WeekHelp us celebrate Red Ribbon Week at Edison by showing your support for being Drug Free by wearing the following:

Monday (Nov 2nd) – Jersey/Sport shirt day | Tuesday (Nov 3rd)- Pajama day | Wednesday (Nov 4th)- Movie shirt day (Disney, superhero, Star Wars, etc) | Thursday (Nov 5th) – Tie-dye (that’s the day we wear our t-shirt) | Friday (Nov 6th) – Twin day

On Friday, we will be having a dance from 5-7pm. The theme for the dance is casual: neon / glow in the dark (wear neon or white). The cost is $2.00. Hope to see all of our students there!

2015-2016 Basketball Open Gym & Try-out Information

bkbEdison students interested in playing basketball for the school must have their athletic packets completed and turned in to the coach before the first day of try-outs.  For more information visit Edison Middle School’s athletic website. 
Due to the football game on Friday, October 30th try-out dates for 7th and 8th grade boys basketball have changed. Please check Edison’s athletic website for more details. 

Revolutionary War Reenactor Visits with 8th Grade Social Studies Students

IMG_4781Mr. Doug Angeloni spoke to the 8th grade Social Studies students about the life of an American Revolutionary war soldier.  Students learned about a soldier’s uniform, supplies, and weapons.  They were also able to examine many different artifacts related to the war between the American colonists and the British.

PHS Athletic Leadership Council Selling Spirit Shirts

perryspiritshirtPerry High School Athletic Leadership Council is selling Perry Spirit Shirts for the upcoming football game on Friday, October 30th against Glenoak. The cost of the shirt is $10. Each purchased shirt also includes free admittance to the game versus Glenoak on the 30th.  Shirts will be on sale during lunch hours at each building and are also available at the Perry Athletic Department ticket office. Save your Perry Spirit Shirt and wear it to a select boys and girls basketball game to get in free! Click here for an order form and more information. 

Perry’s Fire Department Visits Edison’s Career Explorations Class

fire 1On Tuesday, October 13th, members of the Perry Township Fire Department visited Edison’s Career Explorations classes. Mark Abbott and Harold Ritz discussed what careers were available in the fire science fields and what qualifications were needed for those careers.  Students were given a tour of the rescue squad, and each student had the opportunity to put out a fire using a fire extinguisher.  During the visit, students were informed that the Perry Fire Department will provide and install smoke detectors free of charge for Perry residents who do not currently have the suggested number or type of detectors in their residence. If you are interested in having smoke detectors installed, please see the attached form.

Click here for smoke detector installation information.