Latest News for Edison Middle School

Speak Life Resiliency Run May 4th

downloadPerry Local School District will host a 5K run/walk, called the Speak Life Resiliency Run, on May 4 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. Click here to register! The 5K was established after many discussions between Perry High School  students and Principal Dave Riley. In particular, PHS senior Bryan Winslow, sophomore Peter Smith and freshman Zach Smith have spearheaded the discussions with hopes to preserve the memory of the peers they sadly lost.

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Cornhole Tournament March 1, 2019

Cornhole-GThe Perry Local Schools and Hayden’s Story have partnered to bring Link Crew to Perry High School next school year. Link Crew aims to make the transition into high school easier for freshmen by support and guidance from their peers. All proceeds from this fundraiser will go toward the Link Crew Leadership and Mentoring program.  Click here for more information.

Edison Character Award Recipients

Teachers from each team select two to three students who have demonstrated outstanding character traits each month. Chosen students are recognized as role models in our school. Their pictures and awards are posted on a hall bulletin board and they are given a window sign to be displayed at home that shows they were selected as a Character Award winner. Click here to see this month’s award winners. Congratulations to our recognized students! We are proud of you!

Scholastic Art Competition

Scholastic Art WinnersEdison Art Students were very successful in the 2019 Northeast Central Ohio Scholastic Art Competition!  This is the most prestigious art event of the year. Winning a highest honor gold key award is Adrian Pendleton for drawing.  Her work is currently hanging in the show at Kent State University Stark Campus. Receiving honorable mention awards are Jillian Reddington and Laila Seery for ceramics, Briar Recktenwalt for sculpture, Brooklyn Hutchen for printmaking, and Libby Adams, Semise Nyeste, Emily Altimore, Daniel Secrest and Tealee Taylor for drawing.

 

Lobby Artists of the Month

lobby artCongratulations to the Lobby Artists of the Month!  These selected students have their artwork displayed in the Office Lobby.  Brooklyn Hutchen, Giana Hensel, Kylie Stoner, Aaron Gallion, Brooke Lieser, Tealee Taylor,  Mia Wells, Rebecca Hall, Jena Brooks, Lillian Trissel, Isaiah Koontz, and Ava Heestand.