Do you know the warning signs of drug and alcohol abuse in teenage students? On January, 30, Pfeiffer Intermediate School will be hosting a special program titled “Hidden in Plain Sight” beginning at 6 p.m. Audience members will be given 30 minutes to “snoop and search” a unique display of an interactive teenager’s bedroom with over 150 items that may be indicative of dangerous behaviors. (more…)
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Tomorrow, February 1, 2018, our Perry Community is Coming Together at the Canton Baptist Temple, located at 515 Whipple Ave., NW from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Beginning at 6:30 p.m., Cleveland Clinic’s Dr. Ellen Rome, MD, MPH, will be discussing Adolescent Mental Health, followed by Stark Family Court’s Assistant Court Administrator Jacob Morgan discussing How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online. At 7:30 p.m., attendees will have the opportunity to visit many community resource tables and receive information and engage in conversation. This event is sponsored by the Perry Township Police Department, Fire Department, Churches and Board of Trustees, Perry Rotary and Perry Local School District.
This event will be streamed live at the link below and covered by WHBC and The Canton Repository.
Special thank you to Canton Baptist Temple for providing the space for the event and the Cleveland Clinic for participating. Click here for the flyer.
Don’t forget – Pfeiffer Intermediate School will be hosting a special program titled “Hidden in Plain Sight” on January 30, 2018, at 6:00 PM. The purpose of the program is to raise awareness about drug and alcohol abuse in teenage students. Audience members will be given 30 minutes to “snoop and search” a unique display of an interactive teenager’s bedroom with over 150 items that may be indicative of dangerous behaviors. (more…)
Online registration for February 2018 Conferences opens on Sunday, January 28, 2018, at 6:00 PM. Online conference registration will close on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at 11:00 PM. (more…)
Congratulations to Mrs. Karen Martin, Edison Middle School Band Director, and Mr. Ryan Smith, PHS Band Director, for being awarded membership into the Ohio Chapter of Phi Beta Mu, an international bandmasters fraternity that honors outstanding band directors. Mrs. Martin and Mr. Smith were nominated by individuals from the University of Akron who recognized their dedication and development of better musicians and appreciation for music in schools. (more…)
The Perry Girls Softball Booster Club will sponsor a Night at the Races on Saturday, February 3, 2018, at the McKinley Eagles (map). Doors will open at 5:30 PM with a buffet style dinner served at from 6:15 – 7:30 PM. An open bar will be available as well. Tickets are $30. The first race gets on the track at 7:15 PM. Questions can be directed to Eileen Raymondi at email@example.com.
The Perry Local School District is beyond heartbroken to report that another student has taken their own life. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the student’s family during this difficult time.
Our students and adults in the community are facing many difficult situations, including depression, alcohol/drug use, family and peer relationship issues, financial struggles and many more. We have many resources and support available that can be found on our website under ‘Preventative and Support Initiatives.’ (more…)
Perry Wrestling Booster Club is hosting a Monte Carlo Night on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at Richville Community Park. Doors open at 6:00 PM and closes at 11:00 PM. Cost is $10.00. Tickets will be available at the door or you can contact Deena Gruber at firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets.
As we enter into the holiday season, the district would like to remind you that you are not alone. There are a number of resources that are available while the district is closed for winter break. Please know that help is available and all conversations will be kept confidential. If you feel that you or someone you know needs help and would like to talk, please don’t hesitate to reach out.
We hope you have a wonderful holiday season with your family and friends.
The PHS baseball team will host a fundraiser at Five Guys Burgers and Fries (map) on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Present the flyer linked below, or mention your support of PHS baseball, and Five Guys Burgers and Fries will donate up to 25% of your purchase to the Perry Bullpen. Click here to download and print the flyer.