Latest News for Knapp Elementary

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.

Kindergarten Field Trip to Pumpkin Patch

IMG_20131031_124252_608Knapp’s Kindergarten classes went to Kingsway Pumpkin Patch in Hartville and had a BLAST! All of the kindergarten students went on a wagon ride to a field where they got to pick their own pumpkin and two gourds. They also enjoyed a puppet show that detailed the life cycle of a plant. What a fun day! Thank you to Miss Self for allowing us to go and have this great experience! Thank you, also, to all of our parents who attended either as a chaperon or met us there! We’re thankful you volunteered your time. CLICK HERE TO VIEW A SLIDESHOW!

Parent/Teacher Conferences – November 13th & 14th

{D70C9A80-CFA8-4993-BBE9-587852273B69}_school-parent-teacher-conference-invitationParent/Teacher Conferences will be held on Wednesday, November 13th from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM and on Thursday, November 14th from 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. School will not be in session for students on Thursday, November 14th and Friday, November 15th.  CLICK HERE to download Knapp’s Fall Parent/Teacher Conference form. Please return a completed form by Wednesday, October 30th. A confirmation will be sent home on Monday, November 11th.

Perry Gymnastics Clinic – November 16th

Screen shot 2013-10-22 at 5.59.14 AMThe Perry Gymnastics team wold love for you to joins us on Saturday, November 16th for a fun filled morning of gymnastics. Each child will have time to try all four events (floor, balance beam, uneven bars, and vault) and receive instruction on basic skills from Perry gymnasts. Cost of the clinic is $35 and is open to any girl in kindergarten through sixth grade. CLICK HERE for more information and a registration form.

3rd Graders Are 21st Century Learners

photo 2Third grade students in Mrs. Anderson’s class have used Chromebooks this week to take their end of grading period assessments.  Technology skills are being integrated in all Perry classrooms to better prepare students for the work force challenges of tomorrow.

Firefighter Phil Teaches Knapp Students Fire Safety

IMG_4342T.C. Knapp students enjoyed a great magic show from the Perry Township Fire Department.  The students learn about how to get out of a house safely.  They also learned it is important to stop,drop, roll and cover your face if set on fire.  The presenter, Mrs. Marge did fun magic tricks with the students while teaching them about fire safety.  At the end of the show, the students received a fun activity book to take home. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE SLIDESHOW.

Visitor Procedure Notice

id-cardTo ensure the safety of our students and staff,  Perry Local Schools will be implementing a new building visitor policy. Effective Monday, October 14th, visitors entering a Perry Local School building must submit a state/federal photo ID to the designated school building employee. Visitors must also sign in and out when entering and exiting a district building.   The photo identification will be returned when the visitor signs out to exit the building. Thank you in advance for supporting this security change in order to better protect our students and staff.

September Students & Classroom of the Month

downloadCongratulations to September’s Students of the Month.

Kindergarten– Jayden Fisher, Alleigh Harper, Meghan Leszynski First Grade– Kiera Barlow, Kylie Carbenia Second Grade– Paityn Conley, Delaney Ellis, Alex Wish

Third Grade– Ryan Burlingame, Kyli Garrett, Daniel Secrest Fourth Grade– Nautica Adkins, Archer Carlyon, Tess Hallgren, Madison Harmon

Mrs. Foens’ third grade was named Classroom of the Month for their great behavior in September. Congratulations and keep up the great work.