Latest News for Knapp Elementary

Manners are Important at T.C. Knapp

mannersPrincipal Self has been encouraging Knapp students to use their manners since the beginning of the school year.  She reminds them during morning announcements each day and the staff reinforces the manners in the classrooms and throughout the school.  Staff members who notice students displaying good manners reward them with a “manners ticket”. Tickets are placed in the “manners box” where names are drawn each nine weeks for a manners party!

Click here to view a video on T.C. Knapp’s school manners.

Click here to view a video on T.C. Knapp’s cafeteria manners. 

GI Students Reach Math Goal

PM Class-4th GradeOn February 13,  2014 Mrs. Adams GI class came in second place in a countywide math competition called SumDog. Our class contenders included:  Zach, Ryanne, Nate, Branden, Emily, Mason, Myles, Madison,  Sidney, Colin, Gary, Samuel, Aidan, Quinten, Mackenzie, Brad, Kara, Owen, Walter, Grace, Cheyenne, Phebe, Gibson, Jessica, Sang and Kendall. Students played whenever they had a free moment. We finished with a total of 735 points! Worley though, had 844 points and (more…)

Father/Son Night – March 20th

magicshowT.C. Knapp’s Father/Son Night will be held on Thursday, March 20th at 6:15 PM. Popcorn will be served while watching an exciting magic show. Doors will open promptly at 6:05 PM.

Manager for a Day Opportunity

softball-ball-217Our 2014 Perry High School team wants to give girls in grades 1st through 5th the opportunity to be the team manager for one of the 2014 home games. As manager you will help the team in pre-game warm ups, hand the score card to the umpire before the game and sit in the dugout for the entire game!  Please fill out the completed form and return it to your school office before March 17, 2014. Please contact Coach Mertes (330) 309-9951 or Head Coach Alison Heppe at if you have any questions. Click here for an application to be manager for a day.

Bus Stop Safety Reminders

busstopsafetyIt’s important to remind our students that when they are waiting at the bus stop, they should wait with someone and not be alone. As they are walking home from the bus stop, we encourage them to walk in groups so they are not alone. Students should never get into a car with someone they don’t know and they should always report any suspicious activity to an adult.  We want to keep our students safe and are asking for your help in talking with your children about these important bus stop safety reminders.

Miss Hogue’s Classes Celebrate Dr. Seuss

houge2Miss Hogue’s preschool classes are celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday all week long, and what a better way to celebrate than creating Dr. Seuss hats and of course reading lots of great books! Throughout the week they have been incorporating Dr. Seuss in math activities by counting fish and also working on their rhyming skills. They finished off the week by tasting green eggs and ham!

Revised OAA Testing Schedule

oaatestRecently, the Ohio Department of Education provided an extension for the upcoming Ohio Achievement Assessments (OAAs) due to the numerous snow/cold days that have occurred.  The following is an updated assessment schedule for Perry Local Schools.
– 4th Grade Reading – Tuesday April 29th
– 3rd Grade Reading – Thursday May 1st
– 4th Grade Math – Tuesday May 6th
– 3rd Grade Math – Thursday May 8th