Latest News for Edison Middle School

Edison’s Maddy Fox is Grand Prize Winner of Stark Speaks UP for Kindness Art Contest

maddy-foxCongratulations to Maddy Fox!  Maddy’s artwork was chosen as a grand prize winner in the annual Stark Speaks UP for Kindness art contest.  Her work will be displayed on a billboard near Edison for a month, starting in late November.  She will be honored with the public announcement of this award at the First Friday Art Harvest event at the Canton Museum of Art on October 7.  Her work will then travel to the North Canton Library’s Little Art Gallery, where it will be displayed for the rest of the month.  She will also be recognized at the Canton Charge game on January 25.  Way to go, Maddy!

DC Payment Reminder

logo_transReminder: Registration and the first payment for the 8th Grade trip to Washington DC are due Monday, October 10th. Visit the links on the website to set up an account with the tour company and make the first payment of $170.00. If you have questions, please contact the school.

Free Admission to Select Sporting Events with Perry Spirit Shirt Purchase

Main Logo PBe a part of the Panther Pride! Purchase the charcoal gray Perry Spirit Black-Out Shirt (50/50 blend) for only $10.00 and wear it to the following Perry Spirit sporting events to GET IN FOR FREE:

Friday, Oct. 14, 2016 – Varsity Football Game vs. Lake
Thursday, January 12, 2017 – Wrestling Match vs. GlenOak
Friday, January 20, 2017 – Boys Basketball Game vs. Green
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 – Girls Basketball Game vs. Hoover

Click here for more information and an order form.

September 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…)

Perry Whiteout T-Shirt Orders

captureShow your Perry spirit and support the PHS Cheerleaders by purchasing a Perry Whiteout t-shirt for the October 22nd game versus McKinley at Central Catholic. Shirts are $8. Checks can be made payable to the Perry Adult Booster Club (cheer). The deadline to order shirts is Friday,October 14th. Click here for more information and a shirt order form. Questions can be directed to Leanne Deitz (

Walk-A-Thon Fundraiser-Friday, October 7, 2016

Image result for walk-a-thonEdison will be having a Walk-A-Thon on Friday, October 7th with all students. Pledge envelopes have been distributed and we are asking each student to raise $50.00, which is only 5 donations of $10.00 each.  The funds raised will be spent to benefit our students by helping support things such as Opportunity Day, the Washington D.C. trip, student incentives, rewards, building improvements and our major goal of purchasing additional Chromebooks for student use. Pledge envelopes and money will be due on the day of the Walk-A-Thon. Please click on the link below for detailed information.

Edison Walk-A-Thon Information Guide

September Lobby Artists

lobby-art-septemberCongratulations to the following students who have their artwork on display in the Edison Lobby:
Front: Madison Barros, Laurel Burgess, McKayla Adkins.
Row 2: Gabrielle Marcinik, Maddy Fox, Victoria Drake, Natania Hinchliffe, Lily Stuart.
Back: Hunter Wheeler, Ben Haas. Sophia Hough, Joshua Schlabach
Keep up the great work!

Edison Tailgate Party – Wednesday, September 21st

Main Logo PAll Edison students are invited to attend Edison’s School Spirit Tailgate Party on Wednesday, September 21st. After school, we will have face painting, hot dogs, corn hole, and music being DJ’d by our very own Edison teachers!  We will also have special guest appearances by the PHS Marching Band and the PHS cheerleaders! After the festivities, students can attend three athletic events with the purchase of one ticket.  The 7th Grade Volleyball Black team plays at 5:00 at Edison. The 8thGrade football team plays at 5:00 in the stadium, and finally, the 8th Grade Volleyball Black team plays at 6:15 at Edison. This will be the biggest Edison party of the year.  Don’t miss it!