Latest News for Edison Middle School

Gifted Arts Identification Update

giftedtalentedDue to the numerous snow/cold days, the DUE date for Gifted Arts Identification Permission Forms has been extended to February 3, 2014!   
Additionally, Visual Arts Portfolio Interviews for grades K-5 will be now be held February 11th & 13th during Conferences at Pfeiffer Intermediate school.  
PLEASE NOTE:  Due to a conflict the music auditions will be held February 13th during Conference times and February 20th from 3:15 – 6:00 PM.  If the time we assign conflicts with a scheduled academic conference please contact Vickie Briercheck at Pfeiffer Intermediate School 330-478-6163.  We will do everything we can to accommodate schedule conflicts.   If you have questions regarding preparations please consult with your child’s art or music teacher.

7th & 8th Grade Edison Winter Band Concert – February 27th

winterconcertThe following is a reminder of the upcoming 7th and 8th grade band after school rehearsals and  performances for the Winter Concert on Thursday, February 27.  All after school rehearsals are in the Edison band  room from 3:00pm – 4:00pm.  All rehearsals and performances are required as part of your band grade.

7th Grade Band After School Rehearsals:  Tuesday, February 18th and Tuesday, February 25th

 8th Grade Band After School Rehearsals:  Wednesday, February 19th and Wednesday, February 26th

The Winter Concert is scheduled to be held at 7:00 PM on Thursday, February 27th in the Edison Middle School gymnasium.

Edison Artists to Have Work Displayed at Massillon Museum

photo (4)The Massillon Art Celebration showcasing artwork from students from various schools across the county will be on display at The Massillon Museum from January 25th through February 16th. The opening reception will be this Saturday, January 25th from 1-3 PM.  Congratulations to the following students who will have their artwork on display:
Back-L-R: Kyra Terrell, Emmie Lancaster , Kennedy Thomas , Emily Boda, Samantha Thorpe , Jacob Newhouser, Nathan Talafous , Madison Riedl
Front L-R: Ashley Wooton, Madelyn Bartalone, Emily Rodrigue , Rebecca Haas, Serena McCaulley, Kaitlyn McGeorge, Gina Gable

Donations Needed

i_donations_3bDid you know that sales from the Edison concession stand fund the Edison Parent Support Group and the Edison Parent Support Group helps fund many activities and items for our students? You can help by donating the following items for our concession stand.

2014 Northeast Central Ohio Scholastic Art Competition Winners

002Winners were recently announced in the 60th annual Scholastic Art Competition which is the largest and most prestigious art contest of the year. Students who earned the Silver Key Award will be honored at a ceremony at Kent State Stark. Their work will be on display through February 5th.

Congratulations to the following Edison Artists:

Silver Key Awards:  Ashley Wootton, Madison Berkshire, Serena McCaulley, Nathan Talafous-received two awards

Honorable Mention:  Bri Seavers, Emily Rodriguez, Jacob Newhouser.

Pictured L to R:  Emily Rodriguez, Serena McCaulley, Bri Seavers, Ashley Wootton, Madison Berkshire, Nathan Talafous, Jacob Newhouser

January Gallery Artists

photo 1 (2)Congratulations to the following students for being selected to have their artwork displayed in the Edison Gallery.

Front Row (Left to Right): Kayla Wilson, Matti Meek, Jonathan Squire, Rachelle Putnam, Riley Lesh
Back Row (Left to Right ): Madison Tipple, Alexis Burrier, Cassie Speros, Abbie Forsythe, Matt Zbinden
Not Pictured: Kyla Matheson and Everett Ewing