Latest News for Lohr Elementary

Kindergarten: Ready or Not 2014 Program – February 27th

kndreadyornotThe Stark County District Library and the Perry Sippo Branch Library are pleased to announce the Kindergarten: Ready or Not 2014 Program on Thursday, February 27th from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Adults and incoming kindergarten students can join principals and school officials for questions, answers, and recommendation of materials. While the adults learn children will be entertained with stories, songs, and crafts. Register online or by phone by calling (330) 477-8482.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE FOR THE KINDERGARTEN: READY OR NOT 2014 PROGRAM.

Perry Township Celebration Dinner

Screen shot 2014-01-09 at 10.03.39 AMJoin fellow Perry Township residents, former residents, friends, and family for a fantastic night out to kick off our year of Bicentennial activities. There will be a brief presentation about our bicentennial, a buffet dinner, and dance to the music of the band, Timeless. Saturday, January 18, 2014, 6:00—8:30 pm, Exploration Gateway, 5712 12th Street NW, Canton, OH 44708.  Tickets are $25 per person and $50 per couple.  For your convenience, you may purchase tickets online at www.perrytwp.com via PayPal. Accepted payment methods:VISA, Master Card, Discover or AmEx. If you prefer to pay via check or cash, please complete this form and return to Township Hall.

BROKEN CRAYON DRIVE

brokencrayonsLohr Elementary is collecting any and all broken crayons!

Girl Scout Troop 60179 out of Genoa Elementary is going for Bronze this year. It is the highest award one can achieve as a junior level scout. Working in conjunction with Malone and specifically, their Council for Exceptional Children chapter, the troop will hold a booth in the annual children’s carnival over Perry’s spring break. The carnival is open to all children with special needs and their siblings. Troop 60179’s booth at the carnival will be an interactive “coloring” station and each child will leave with a package of shaped (lightning bolts, dollar signs, hearts, etc) crayons they will make using the recycled broken crayons collected. Thank you in advance for all your support as we enter our Bronze service journey. Please be sure to collect all your broken crayons and donate them to a great cause!

There will be a bucket in the Lohr lobby starting Wednesday, December 18th through February 28th. Please help us!

 

Preschool Screening for Special Needs Children – January 8th

screeningA screening for preschool children ages 3-5 who have suspected delays is scheduled for Wednesday, January 8th at T. C. Knapp Elementary. If you have concerns that your preschool child may demonstrate significant delays in the areas of speech/language development, motor development, cognitive development, and/or social emotional/behavioral development, please contact Ashley Reinhart, by Monday, January 6th at 330-915-5307 to schedule a screening appointment. For more information on identifying and serving preschoolers with special needs, please visit www.perrylocal.org/preschool.

Preschool Still Enrolling Typical Peers for 2013-2014

preschool_blocks-300x214Interested in enrolling your child as a typical peer?  Spots are still available for the 2013-2014 school year.  Children must have turned 3 years old before August 1, 2013. Children must demonstrate age-appropriate speech/language skills, play skills, social skills, and behavior to be considered for enrollment. All typical peers must be reliably toilet-trained. If your child meets these criteria and you are interested in scheduling a screening appointment, please contact Tammy Cardinal at 330-478-6187. For more information about the preschool program, please visit www.perrylocal.org/preschool.

Guidance Preview Meeting Scheduled for December 16th

guidanceimageThe guidance topic for January is Death/Loss for Grades 1 and 3. A parent preview will be offered to any parent that would like to view materials on this topic as well as the topic of Divorce/Changing Families, which is February’s topic for Grades 2 and 4. This meeting will be held at 6:00 PM on Monday, December 16, at Watson School. More information will be sent home at a later date. If school is closed that day due to snow or ice, the preview will be rescheduled at a later date.