Latest News for Perry Local Schools
A benefit spaghetti dinner will be held for Joe Tayse and his family on Friday, November 7th from 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM at the Richville Community Park. Tickets to the event are $10. Joe Tayse is currently battling Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Joe is the father of two time state wrestling champion JoJo Tayse and Marie Tayse, a member of the 2010 state champion softball team.
For the second year in a row, the PHS Marching band has earned a “Superior” rating at the OMEA State Contest. The band traveled to Dayton on Sunday, November 2nd. The Marching Panthers were the only band in their block to earn the Superior rating. Congratulations to Director Ryan Smith, his staff and all the students of the marching band.
A benefit dance for Sharon Budd and her family will be held at the Knights of Columbus in Massillon on Saturday, November 15th from 8 – 11 PM with doors opening at 6:30 PM. Jimmy and the Soul Blazers will perform. Other featured events include a 50/50 raffle, basket auction and a cash bar. Tickets are $20 with checks payable to Benefit for Sharon Budd. Monetary donations can also be made at Huntington Bank. For more information contact Betty at (330) 575-1076 or Kay at (330) 418-6920. Click here for an event flyer.
Whipple Elementary was recently named a 2014 Ohio School of Promise by the Ohio Department of Education. Congratulations to students and staff on this prestigious award. Click here to read the Massillon Independent’s coverage. (O.D.E. Letter of recognition)
1985 Perry Graduate Joe Tayse is battling Hodgkins’s lymphoma. There will be a spaghetti dinner to benefit Joe and his family on Friday, November 7th from 4:30-7:30pm at Richville Community Park. The Cost is $10.00. Joe has had an impact on a number of Perry students since his graduation having coached youth, middle school, and varsity levels in a variety of sports including football, wrestling, and track & field.
Several Perry employees were recently recognized as a Person of Character by the Character Counts program in Stark County. This prestigious award celebrates individuals who live their lives by the Six Pillars of Character and serve as role models to their students. Congratulations to the following Perry staff members: (more…)
Order your holiday pies and support Pfeiffer 6th grade choir too! Just fill out the order form linked below and send with your payment care of Linda Davis or Ashley Lockhart at Pfeiffer. Pick up your frozen pies from the Atlantic Food truck in the Pfeiffer parking lot on Monday, November 24th between 3:00 and 7:00 p.m. Just heat and enjoy throughout the entire holiday season!
Ever wonder how far is the reach of Panther Alumni? Now you can with this interactive map. This map shows the graduation year and vocation of 500 Perry Alumni. As you can see, the reach of the Pride of Perry is worldwide. Click here to access the map and look around. Each red pin point represents a Panther Alumnus. Be sure to zoom in and out to see all of the features.