Latest News for Edison Middle School

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…)

Community Awareness Program Opportunity

Attention parents and adults in the Perry community: a special program titled “Hidden in Plain Sight” will be offered on January 30, 2018, at 6 p.m. to raise awareness about drug and alcohol abuse in teenage students. The program, which will be held at Pfeiffer Intermediate School, will give audience members 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…)

Geography Bee

IMG_2858Thirty-five 7th and 8th-grade students participated in the Edison Middle School Geography Bee on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.  After a preliminary round, 10 finalists were chosen to compete in the final round: Tyler Shanower, Katherine McCabe, Julius Fricke, Grace Brown, Morgan Jones, Thomas Mayo, Jude Warstler, Austin Hammock, Zachary Essinger, and Steven Wright.

Row 1:  Tyler Shanower, Katherine McCabe, Julius Fricke, Grace Brown
Row 2:  Morgan Jones, Thomas Mayo, Jude Warstler, Zachary Essinger, Austin Hammock, Steven Wright

 

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Important Dates for College Credit Plus Program

PHS, Edison, and Pfeiffer students planning to participate in the College Credit Plus (CCP) program for the 2018-2019 school year should review the important dates and points in the linked document below. Questions related to the CCP program should be directed to the student’s guidance counselor. Click here for more information on Perry’s College Credit Plus program.

College Credit Plus Important Dates and Points

February 2018 Accuplacer Test Registration