Latest News for Perry Local Schools

D2 State Finals Ticket Information

The Perry Panther football team will play in the Division 2 State Final Football Championship game versus Cincinnati La Salle at Ohio Stadium in Columbus (map) on Friday, December 4th. Kick-off is set for 8:00 PM. Presale tickets will be sold at the PHS Athletic ticket office for $10 beginning on Monday (11/30) from 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The ticket office will be open on Tuesday (12/01) and Wednesday (12/02) from 7:30 AM – 7:00 PM and Thursday (12/03) from 7:30 AM until the conclusion of the community pep rally. Tickets at the gate are $12 (reserved).

Ohio Stadium Parking Map for Friday, December 4th

No School on Friday, December 4th

Main Logo PThis coming Friday, the Perry Panthers will travel to Columbus to compete for a Division II State Football Championship. This exciting time does present some challenges as we look to accommodate the interest in supporting our young men and the Perry community. Ultimately it was decided that Perry Local Schools will close on Friday, December 4th.  Also, there will be a community-wide pep rally on Thursday, December 3rd at 6:00 PM in the Perry High School gymnasium.

Ticket information will be posted Sunday (11/29) afternoon.


D2 State Semifinal Ticket Information

Main Logo PThe Perry Panther football team will play a Division 2 State Semifinal versus Hudson at Solon’s Stewart Field (map) on Friday, November 27th. Kick-off is set for 7:30 PM. Presale tickets will be sold at the PHS Athletic ticket office for $8 beginning on Monday (11/23) from 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The ticket office will be open on Tuesday (11/24) from 7:30 AM – 7:00 PM and Wednesday (11/25) from 7:30 AM – 2:00 PM. Tickets at the gate are $10. Passes at the gate will not be accepted. There will be no limit on the number of tickets you may purchase.

Panthers Reach the Final Four

Final FourThe Perry Football team won the Regional Championship in a matchup against Worthington Kilborne by a final score of 28-7 at Mount Vernon Yellow Jacket Stadium on Friday, November 20th.  Tevion Cleveland rushed for one touchdown and caught a 34-yard touchdown pass from Max Baker in the first half as the Panthers took a 14-0 lead into halftime.  Keishaun Sims scored two more rushing touchdowns in the 2nd half to give him 42 total Touchdowns on the season.  Overall, Sims and Cleveland ended up with 182 and 142 yards rushing respectively and once again the defense proved dominant throughout the night. (more…)

Believe Concert Set for December 14 & 15

Holiday greetings to you all! admission-ticket-iconOur 6th annual Polar Express-themed concert–titled “Believe”–is quickly approaching.  On Monday, December 14 and Tuesday, December 15 at 7:00 p.m., join us for an evening of seasonal music. The program will feature our six choirs, a live pit orchestra, PHS Rockettes, elves, cookies, hot chocolate dancers, The Polar Express read by Louie Mattachione, and even a special guest or two.  Children are our guests on this trip to the North Pole, and they’re welcome to come dressed in their pajamas; after the concert, we invite all our guests to join us in the “dining car”  for treats and a special gift for the kids.  It’s a fun evening that’s becoming a Perry tradition–so don’t miss out!


Updated Perry Rotary Basketball Schedule

shapeimage_2Due to the Perry football team playing in a Division 2 Regional Final, the Panther’s basketball team will not  be participating in the Perry Rotary Preview. The 24th annual Paul F. Pfeiffer Perry Rotary Basketball preview will take place at Perry High School on Friday, November 20th at 6:00 PM.  Tickets will be sold at the door, $6 for adults and $5 for students. Children 5 and under are free. Money raised will help provide scholarships for student athletes participating in the event. The updated schedule for the evening is:  (more…)

Perry Speech & Debate Chipotle Fundraiser Nov. 17th 5p – 8p

Screen Shot 2015-05-18 at 10.03.12 AMShow your team spirit by joining us for a fundraiser to support Perry Speech and Debate. Come into the Chipotle at 4130 Tuscarawas St in Canton on Tuesday, November 17th between 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Bring in this flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Perry Speech and Debate.

Perry Pipers to Perform at Benefit Concert November 15th

On Sunday, November 15, at 2:00 p.m., the Perry Pipers will perform a concert at Massillon’s Lions Lincoln Theatre benefiting Community Hospice of Stark County.  The Glee Concert is an annual event and this year’s featured choirs include the Massillon Washington Washingtonians, Dalton Choralation and Canton South Sound of South, in addition to our Pipers.  Tickets are $10 each and available from Mrs. Polen (, any Perry Piper or at the door.  Enjoy a fun afternoon of music at the Lions Lincoln Theatre!