Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Math Camp Opportunity for Current Perry 4th Graders

Perry Local Schools is offering Spark Camp again this summer! This is a math camp for current Perry 4th grade students who will be entering 5th grade in the fall.  Spark Camp will give students enriching lessons taught by fifth grade math teacher, Kelsey Whitfield. Lessons will spark growth and longevity in math skills over the summer. These lessons cover the high-frequency standards that students will learn in fifth grade. Create a successful and fun start to your fifth grade year, meet new friends, learn your way around Pfeiffer and get a head start on fifth grade math!


2015 Football Season Tickets Information

helmet 1We are once again gearing up for an exciting football season.  Reserve your season tickets now for the 2015 Varsity Football season.  Sales go from now through Friday, May 15, 2015.  Pick-up will be June 1-11, 2015 (M-TH).  The cost is $42.00 per set (5 homes games + Massillon ticket).  By ordering season tickets, you are guaranteed your reserved seat(s) for the entire season.  At the time of pick-up, you will receive all of your tickets plus a season ticket holder membership card.  You will be able to keep your reserved seat assignment(s) from year-to-year, provided you purchase season tickets each year.  You may also purchase additional Massillon tickets at the time of pick-up at a cost of $8.00 per ticket.


KSU Stark Hosting Transition Planning Information For Prospective College Students

district9Kent State Stark, in collaboration with Walsh and Malone Universities, are hosting a Transition Planning Information session for students with IEPs or 504 Plans.  The event is FREE and open to anyone considering college, not just the three schools hosting the event.  The meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 29th at 6:00 PM in the library conference room at Kent State Stark (map). Click here for more information and an event flyer.

Edison Art Show

Screen Shot 2015-04-15 at 8.36.29 AMThe students of Edison Middle School have come together to create artwork for a spectacular art show celebration on Thursday, May 14th from 5 – 8 PM! Every student will have their own masterpiece framed and on display.You do not want to miss this!   Click here for more information and an event flyer.

Top D.A.R.E. Students Recognized

DarestudentsThe recent D.A.R.E. graduation ceremony recognized outstanding Perry students Brynn T., Megan M., Ashton K., Anna G. and Erin W. as the top D.A.R.E. students for the 3rd quarter grading period. The top students were chosen due to the time and effort they put into making these lessons personal and sharing, not only what they learned, but how they are applying it to their lives. What really set these students apart was their ability to convey the D.A.R.E. teachings into their final essay and how D.A.R.E.’s curriculum has impacted their lives.  These students also had excellent class participation and demonstrate good character. (more…)

Lohr 4th Graders Research Planets

FullSizeRenderThe students in Mrs. Edgein’s class have been working hard on their planet research projects this week!  After reading “Discovering Mars”, each student was assigned a planet to research and create a poster about.  Students used text features such as captions and photos to present the information on their planet.

Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness TShirt BLUEPerry Local Schools and the District Autism Team invite you to celebrate Autism Awareness Month with us by wearing blue on April 22nd.  We have designed a shirt that draws attention and is sure to ignite conversation and therefore awareness!  The t-shirts are royal blue with white print just like the image you see.  Shirts are $10 and come in sizes YS-AXXXL. Proceeds will support Team initiatives which target the educational needs and general well-being of students with disabilities.  ACT SOON!  Community orders must be postmarked by April 3rd in order assure your order is here in time.  Orders received after the 8th will be returned. Shirt pick up will be on April 21st from 4-6:30 at Watson Elementary School- Door 1.  Click here for the Autism T-shirt Community Form.

Pfeiffer 6th Grade Choir Performs at Charge Game

20150321_193439 (1)The 6th Grade Choir performed at the Canton Charge game on March 21st. They proudly sang the National Anthem at the pre-game show.  Congratulations to choir members and choir staff. You make Perry proud!

Anna Huntsman Wins Rotary Speech Contest

AnnaCongratulations to Perry High School Senior Anna Huntsman.  On March 18, Anna took first place honors at the Perry Township Rotary Club 4-Way Speech contest.  In addition to earning a spot at the Rotary’s regional contest, Anna took home a cash prize.  Fast forward to Saturday, March 21, and Anna was on point again–taking second place honors at the Rotary Club’s regional contest and earning another cash award.  Way to go, Anna! You make Perry proud.