Latest News for Edison Middle School

Girls Basketball Camp

4760590775_2b26136332_bGirls Basketball Camp- June 3- June 6 for any girl entering grades 2-8. Camp flyers have been distributed to each elementary, Pfeiffer and Edison. Access The Perry Girls Basketball Website for additional information or contact Lauren Bausch at lauren.bausch@perrylocal.org.

Boys Summer Basketball Camp

4760590775_2b26136332_bSummer basketball camp will be from June 10th – June 13th for boys entering grades K-8.  Camp will feature stations and games.  Camp registration can be accessed on the Perry Local website under athletics  – boys basketball.  Camp flyers will be distributed within the coming days!

April Lobby Artists

lobby art aprilCongratulations to the April Lobby Artists!  These students currently have their artwork displayed in our office lobby and should report to the office right after announcements for a picture: Brooke Lieser, Mya May, Brieann Jacobs, Alexis Gilbert-Tucker, Mason Kuhlins, Cora Baker, KJ Oestereich, Katelyn Thomas, Owen Schwartz, Kaeden Yuhasz, Lizzy Veno, and Bella Schweizer.

Model United Nations

Model UN.2 Model UN.1The Edison Model United Nations team returned from the three-day OMUN competition in Columbus, Ohio. It is the largest academic competition in the state of Ohio, and our students won big this year.  The delegations from the United Kingdom and Mali both advanced to General Assembly, and the delegations from the United Kingdom and Italy both advanced to the Cultural Talent Semi-Finals. The United Kingdom won it all! They won Outstanding Resolution, the Cultural Talent Award, and the top prize of Outstanding Nation. 8th grader Skye Hoover and 7th grade Kariane Elson won the Outstanding Leadership Awards; Kariane Elson also won the Agendas Issues Contest. Peyton Fisher won 2nd place in the Peace Essay Contest. And Edison won Top Prize in the I-OPEN Project. Additionally, three Edison students were elected to State Office: Leah Briggs and Luke Wagner are Council Presidents for the 2019-2020 school year, and Brooke Lieser has been elected President of the Human Rights Council, making her the first student in Perry history to be elected to the high office!  It was a fabulous three days of rigorous academic research, writing, public speaking, and debate, and our students represented Edison with pride, proving that we are now officially the school to beat in next year’s competition.

7th Grade Math Team

math teamCongratulations to our 7th grade Math Team!  They competed at the Stark County Math Tournament and had 10 team members place.  In Mental Computation, Sang Pham took 2nd place and Tyler Burkholder took 7th place. In Geometry/Measurement, Olivia Fleischaker won 1st place, Jessica Revlock placed 4th, and Gabrielle Miller took 7th.  In the Team Problem Solving category, Perry placed 5th. The team was comprised of Nate Dulcie, Kelsi Bragg, and Ceeanna Gray. And finally, Joe Backus won 3rd place in the Advanced Algebra category and Zach Nesbitt took 7th place.

Speak Life Resiliency Run Update

front 19graphite (1)The Speak Life Resiliency Run is nearly here and the Perry Local School District is preparing the final touches for what is sure to be a memorable event. The 5K run/walk is in commemoration of the students who lost their lives last year. All of the funds raised by the race will be donated to Akron Children’s Hospital and Coleman Professional Services. The Speak Life Resiliency Run will begin at Perry High School at 9 a.m. on May 4, with registration starting at 7:30 a.m. Pre registration costs $25 for adults and $15 for children (ages 10 and under); on the day of the race, the fee is $30 for adults and $20 for children (ages 10 and under). Those who are interested in participating can register online at hermescleveland.com. Online registration closes Friday, May 3. (more…)

8th Grade Cedar Point Information

img-5437jpg-233b73e3c3b3b1cb8th grade students are given the chance to visit Cedar Point for the 4th 9 weeks Opportunity Day (May 29th). Students must meet all requirements listed on the permission form (click here) and the cost for the trip is $75. Payments will be accepted from April 22nd – May 8th and are non-refundable. Checks made payable to Perry Local Schools.Students cannot be guaranteed a spot on the trip after May 8th. See the attached permission form for details.