Latest News for Knapp Elementary

Grade 3 & 4 OAA Testing

[ File # csp2190970, License # 1436580 ]Licensed through in accordance with the End User License Agreement ( Can Stock Photo Inc. / mflippoThe Ohio Achievement Assessment is quickly approaching.  Our teachers and students are busy learning the necessary skills to be successful on this test.  It is very important for students to be able to show all the skills they learned for the year.  This assessment is for 3rd and 4th grade students in the areas of  Reading and Math. The dates for these assessments (more…)

Knapp Students Donate at Food Drive and Meet a Senator

IMG-20140322-00420 (1)Madison Hupp (grade 1), Kaley Hupp (grade 2), and Tyler Hupp (grade 4) spent time over spring break donating to a local food drive. While there they happened to meet Senator Scott Oelslager. Senator Oelslager told all three Knapp students, “Make sure you are doing your best in school!”

Madison, Kaley, and Tyler are to be commended on their community service. Thanks for making Perry proud!

Pictured L to R: Madison Hupp, Kaley Hupp, Senator Oelslager, Tyler Hupp

Perry Police Hosting Awareness Program

PerryTwnshpPoliceThe Perry Township Police Department will be hosting Hidden in Plain Sight on Wednesday, April 16th at 7:00 PM in the Edison Middle School gymnasium. Doors will open at 6:30 PM. Hidden in Plain Sight is a parent/guardian awareness program for adults only presented by the Bath and Copley Police Departments. The program is designed to give parents/guardians information indicative to dangerous and risky behaviors. The program features an interactive exhibit designed to resemble a teenager’s bedroom. Other topics include substance abuse, violence, juvenile crime, eating disorders, technology, risky games/challenges, and much more. For more information please contact Officer Bill Watson ( at 330-478-5121 or 330-478-6167 ext 3150.  Click here to view a program flyer.

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!