Latest News for Perry Local Schools
The Panther Girls Basketball Camp will be held in the main gym of Perry High School from June 8-10 for girls entering grades 3-12 in the fall. Campers will receive a t-shirt and basketball. Ball handling, passing, footwork and much more will be covered during this skills camp. Sign up today by clicking here.
June 15th, 16th and 17th will be the Perry Boys Basketball Camp for students entering grades 2-8 this fall. Use this form to register for the skills camp that will be led by the varsity coaching staff and members of the high school basketball team. This camp will teach drills and techniques that will help each player improve their basketball game. Each camper will receive a t-shirt. Register today!
Many may not know that Marlene Capuano was an integral part of the Perry Veterans Memorial Committee that raised the money to build our beautiful Memorial that rests in front of the high school. The fundraising was never ending, but the small and dedicated, committee raised 125,000 dollars in a year and a half. Anyone in Perry knows who you mean if you say “Marlene” or “Mar.” She was feisty, strong-willed, compassionate, dedicated, and always “fun.” We can’t replace her, but we can remember her and celebrate her passionate life. (more…)
From May 22-25, hundreds of American flags will once again line the Perry High School front lawn to mark the third annual Operation: Flags of Freedom weekend. This special community event honors those who have served and those who are currently serving our country and includes a veterans breakfast, a community picnic, a free screening of the award-winning documentary Collecting Sgt. Dan, children’s activities, a mobile military history museum, and much more. (more…)
The Perry 4th Grade Track Meet was held at the Perry Track Stadium on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Lohr Elementary won the combined team score for the 4th year in a row. Lohr won the girls overall and Watson won the boys overall. This was the last track meet for Lohr P.E. teacher Brenda Horton and Whipple P.E. teacher Marla Thomas as they will be retiring at the end of the year. Special thanks as well goes to fellow P.E. teachers Mike Laubacher, Ethan Kagy, and Ben Shenk. It was also great to see retired teachers Dick Maier and Sue Nelson at the meet. Click to here to see the results and click here to see the video.