Latest News for Edison Middle School

#BuddStrong Benefit Dinner & Silent Auction – December 6th

#buddstrong1 (2)The Edison Middle School staff will hold a benefit dinner and silent auction on Saturday, December 6th at the McKinley Eagles for Sharon Budd and her family. Doors will open at 6 PM with dinner being served at 7 PM. Individual tickets (open seating) are $30 each, or you can reserve a table of ten. Tickets can be purchased during school hours at Edison Middle School. For more information contact Melissa Schaub ( Click here for an event flyer to share with family and friends.

Edison Art Now on Instagram

instagram-logoThe art classes of Edison Middle School are now posting the latest creations of student art on the department’s Instagram account!  To see the talents of our students please follow them on Instagram @EdisonArt.

Family Literacy Tips from A-Z: Thursday, October 16th @ 6 PM

625x225_fldHow do you encourage literacy in your home and community? Join us on Thursday, October 16th from 6p – 8p at RG Drage Career Technical Center  for an evening full of great tips on how to enhance literacy skills in your home and beyond. The presenter will focus on ways to support your child’s success in school through a strong parent/teacher partnership. Registration for this even is required. To register, please email Cathy Heid at or by calling  330-493-6082 Ext. 1422. Click here for more information and to download an event flyer.

Healthy School Lunches and Breakfasts

NSLW14 logoPerry Cafeterias celebrate Healthy School Lunches and Breakfasts! Do you know what is being served in Perry Local School’s Cafeteria?  The answer may surprise you.  Today’s School Lunches are healthier than ever.  We offer students fruits and vegetables every day including the introduction of more fresh, locally grown produce, an increase in offerings of whole grains, and the limit of calories, fat, and sodium to age-appropriate levels.  October 13-17 is National School Lunch Week. (more…)

Volley for the Cure – Tuesday, September 30th

VolleyForTheCurePerry High School’s girls volleyball team will be hosting Volley for the Cure on Tuesday, September 30th  as part of the Perry versus Lake volleyball game.  Events for the evening kick-off at 3:45 PM with a Perry Police versus Perry Firefighters volleyball match. All Proceeds from t-shirt sales, concessions, 50/50 and raffles (more…)

Parent/Teacher Conferences: October 7th, 9th, and 13th


Online scheduling for parent/teacher conferences is now open. Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday, October 7th and Thursday, October 9th from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM each night. Conferences will also be held on Monday, October 13th from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM.  There will be no school for students on Monday, October 13th.


8th Grade Social Studies Field Trip – Ft. Laurens

fortlaurens-01The 8th grade social studies classes will be visiting the Revolutionary War Ft. Laurens in Bolivar, Ohio on either September 30th, October 1st, or October 2nd.  We will be studying the Revolutionary War in class this year and this will be an excellent opportunity for the students to see this historic site firsthand.

Your child needs to return a signed permission slip by Friday, September 26, 2014 along with the required $2.00 admission price to their social studies teacher. Click here for a field trip permission slip.

Student Artwork Displayed in Edison’s Lobby

art septemberCongratulations to the following students for having their artwork selected to be on display in the Edison lobby!


Front: Jason Lacourt
Row 2: Mollie Cobb, Laura Genetin, Skylar Mix, Brooke Wackerly
Back: Jada Foxx, Lauren Lieser, Tabitha Rohr

Edison Art Students Win Contest

starksoilThis past Spring, Edison art students entered a poster contest sponsored by the Stark Soil and Water Conservation District.  The 2014 theme was “Dig Deeper: Mysteries in the Soil”.  We are proud to report that our students brought home all top three awards!  Their posters were recently (more…)