Latest News for Edison Middle School

Edison Artwork to be Displayed at Local Hospitals

edisonartEdison students had their artwork chosen by Akron Children’s Hospital as part of an upcoming display. The work was obtained from the students to become part of the permanent collection to be showcased at either the main hospital  or the new Perry building in affiliation with Akron Children’s.

Congratulations to the following artists (pictured left to right): Brandon Mangeris, Justin Smith, Kyra Terrell, Tyer Howiler, Kayla Noel, Serena McCaulley, Emily Boda

Students Donate to Daniel J. Patron Memorial Scholarship in Honor of Veterans’ Day

photoEdison Middle School is proud to announce an $1100 donation to the Daniel J. Patron Memorial Scholarship fund.  Students were able to purchase red, white, and blue chain links in Academic Assist (AA)  to commemorate Veterans’ Day. Congratulations to Mrs. Budd’s AA (pictured)  for raising the most money.

The scholarship was established in honor of the sacrifice of United States Marine Corps Sgt. Daniel J. Patron, a 2003 graduate of Perry High School. Danny gave his life in August of 2011 defending the freedom of others. He served with distinction, exemplifying courage and honor as an Explosive Ordinance Disposal specialist diffusing road-side bombs in Afghanistan.

 

 

 

Perry Levy Renewed!

ThanksThe Perry Local School District would like to thank the Perry Township Voters for their faith in the mission and vision of Perry Local Schools.  Tuesday, November 5th, voters turned out to renew the Perry Local Schools levy.  Superintendent Marty Bowe says ”  We want to assure you that we will continue to be as frugal as possible with your tax dollars, while still providing our Perry kids the first class education they deserve.  Your support of our schools is what makes it possible to prepare our next generation for success, and to move the entire Perry community forward. Thank you!”

Art Club Works to Beautify School and Community

art clubEdison Art Club students are painting a cafeteria mural as part of a school beautification project.  Students in Edison’s Art Club are also working on holiday greeting cards to offer cheer for local residents in nursing homes during the approaching holiday season.

D.A.R.E. Skate Party – Friday, November 15th

dare_pictD.A.R.E. will sponsor a skate party on Friday, November 15th from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM at the North Canton Skate Center. The cost to participate is $5.75 which includes skate/roller blade rental. Speed skates are $1.50 extra.  *New activities are laser tag, rock-wall, bumper cars, euro bungee, and 30 new video games. *Pricing for additional activities is $5.75 per activity or $20.00 for an unlimited bracelet.

7th/8th Grade Band Prepare for Concert @ Palace Theatre on November 26th

8891428_origThe 7th and 8th grade band members have been working hard to get ready for their concert at the Palace Theater on November 26th. Band members and parents are reminded that there are two required after school rehearsals to prepare for the holiday concert. Information regarding required practices and the itinerary for the concert on Tuesday, November 26th can be found by visiting the links below. Questions can be directed to Karen Martin by calling Edison Middle School during  regular school hours (330-478-6167), or by email at karen.martin@perrylocal.org.

                                                    After School Rehearsal Information for Holiday Concert

Palace Theatre Concert Itinerary (Tuesday, November 26th)