Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Perry Wrestling Team 1st at Malvern Tournament

This past weekend, the Perry Panther wrestling team took 1st at the Malvern Wrestling Tournament.  Taking 1st for the Panthers were Andre Williams, Zack Daily and Brandon Williams.  Taking 3rd place was Steve Nolan, Mitchell Briggs and Tony Rohr.  Taking 4th place was Brody Price.  Keep up the good work guys. 

Dylan Kelsey has starring role in Amahl and the Night Visitors

This year, Pfeiffer 7th grader, Dylan Kelsey, played the role of Amahl in the Canton Symphony’s opera “Amahl and the Night Visitors.”  Last year he was an understudy.  Perry 4th graders were lucky to attend the final performance on December 9th.

JV Bowler Bowls a 300

GinoPicTuesday December 1, 2009, JV bowler, Gino Pilla struck gold. Gino bowled his first ever 300 game during the Perry vs Boardman JV match. His previous high game was a 279. When Gino reached the 10th frame, he “felt completely numb”. His coach, Russ Warrington, told Gino to calm down. A crowd started to gather around his lane in the 7th frame and by the 10th frame, the entire bowling alley was watching this historic moment. Gino is the 3rd Perry bowler to hit 300 and the 1st JV bowler to bowl a perfect game. Gino is now a member of the Honor Roll from You can follow all the Perry bowling action at

International Baccalaureate

The Jackson High School, North Canton Hoover High School, and Perry High School collaborative International Baccalaureate program is moving forward to take applications from it’s first class of juniors for the fall of the 2009/2010 school year. (more…)

People of Character Recognition

The People of Character Recognition was hosted at R.G. Drage Thursday, October 22nd.  The event was a celebration of individuals who live their lives by the Six Pillars of Character and serve as role models for students.
Honorees from Perry include:pillars2
Patty Modd – Watson Elementary
Elizabeth Scaife – Lohr Elementary
Brian and Jill Tilton – T.C. Knapp Elementary
Candy Williams – Reedurban Elementary
Heather Zuniga – Whipple Heights Elementary
Dr. Dan Moretta – Perry High School
Dan Wickerham – Pfeiffer Middle School