The Perry High School Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony was held at the McKinley Eagles and catered by Mr. Mikes on January 10, 2015. Emceed by Perry graduate Dan Belford, inductees Bob DiAntonio, Travis Kovach, Doug Lantz, Jeff Lessig, Jim Luke, Steve Luke, Lauren Cline (Muhlbach), Ron Sense, Zach Slates, Shelly Hinkle (Smart), and the 1969 undefeated football team shared tears, cheers, and plenty of laughter. Perry pride was on full display as over 200 people celebrated at the most attended Hall of Fame banquet to date. (more…)
Latest News for Perry Local Schools
The SST9 Family Advisory Council is sponsoring a session on communication technology with Chris Wnoroski on Thursday, February 19th from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at RG Drage Career Center. Registration for this event is required. Contact Holly Kemp at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 330-493-6082 Ext. 1314. Click here for more information.
The SST9 Family Advisory Council is sponsoring a session on employability skill development with Denise Sawan Caruso on Thursday, January 15th from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at RG Drage Career Center. Click here for more information.
On January 24th, 2015 the Perry High School Cheerleaders will be holding a cheer clinic for kindergartners through 6th grade. The clinic will be held at Pfeiffer Intermediate School from 10am-3pm. Each participant will learn one dance, five chants and one cheer. Click here to download the flyer with all of the information and registration.
On December 19, 2014, 35 7th and 8th grade students participated in the Geography Bee. The students were asked questions in the areas of: U.S. Geography, U.S. Cities, Continents, World Geography, and Physical Geography. Edison Middle School would like to congratulate our Championship Round Participants: Third place finisher Nick Forchione, Runner-up Imani Womack and Champion Kevin Echelberry.
Perry Local Schools will be closed, Monday, January 12, 2015, due to inclement weather. Parents/Guardians and students involved in PHS extracurricular activities should check district websites and media outlets for the status of extracurricular events on days when schools are closed. All extracurricular activities (practices, games, and after school activities) for Perry’s elementary buildings, Pfeiffer Intermediate School, and Edison Middle School are cancelled for the day when Perry Local Schools are closed. YCare is closed when Perry Local Schools close for the day. Childcare through the YMCA is offered at the Massillon YMCA, Meyers Lake YMCA, and the Navarre Towpath YMCA when schools are closed.
The latest edition of the Perryite, as well as past editions, are now available online by clicking here. There are options of downloading the Perryite or viewing it in your web browser. This edition of the Perryite has stories of the historic football season and the marching band on the front page, plus stories from every school inside the Perryite. You’ll see full color pictures on every page. Information for each school including address, phone number and emails an be found in the Perryite.
The Perry High School wrestling team competed at the Beast of the East Tournament (Dec. 19-21) in Newark, Delaware finishing 3rd overall with 136 total points. This tournament is ranked 2nd in the nation for the outstanding competition. The Panthers had five placers for the weekend. Individual placers were Jake Newhouse 2nd, Jose Rodriguez 4th, Matt Carrick 4th, Zac McCualley 5th and Austin Phillips 7th. Next, the wrestling team finished in 2nd place with 192 points at the Medina Invitational tournament held December 28-29 at Medina High School in Ohio. Making the finals for the panthers were Zac McCaulley, Jose Rodriguez, Nick Steed and Austin Phillips. Champions were Jose Rodriguez and Nick Steed with two exciting action packed matches. Rodriguez not only pinned his opponent in his finals match, but was also named MIT outstanding wrestler of the tournament! Other placers were Jason Spencer 6th, Emil Soehenlen 3rd, Brady Durieux 4th, and Matt Carrick 7th place.
Perry High School is very proud of 11 students who passed their Phlebotomy Certification Exam. This continues the 100% pass rate for this exam from the Med Tech Program at PHS. The students are Tyler Anderson, Taylor Baker, Brandon Cordea, Emily Curkendall, Dreama Doran, Alyson Dotson, Brooke Hinchcliff, Jessa Johnson, Chelsey McCauley, Alec McDaniel and Sydney Rossi.