Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Veterans to be Honored at PHS Veterans Day Ceremony

The Panther Battalion Corps of Cadets requests the honor of Veterans at the PHS Veterans Day Ceremony to be held at 10:45 AM on Wednesday, November 11th. The ceremony will be held at Perry High School (map).

Honored Veterans planning to attend should RSVP by November 6th. RSVP by leaving a voicemail at (330) 737-1466 or by email to

College Credit Plus Meeting – Tuesday, November 3rd @ 6 PM

The PHS Guidance Department will be holding a College Credit Plus meeting on Tuesday, November 3rd at 6:00 PM in AV200 at Perry High School.  This meeting is for all students and parents interested in learning more about College Credit Plus and ways a student can earn college credit while in high school.  AP and IB programs will be touched upon, but the main focus will be college courses completed at the high school and on the college campus.


Perry JROTC Needs Help Tipping a Trailer

The Perry JROTC will be taking non-perishable food items to fill their trailer at the Perry versus McKinley football game on Friday, October 16th beginning at 6:00 PM. All items will be donated to Perry Helping Perry (PHP) to help in filling the shelves of the PHP food pantry. If you can not make it to the game stop by with your donation to help out the Perry community.

DONUT NIGHT — FRIDAY, October 16 vs Canton McKinley!

Once again, Perry Baseball will be selling donuts after ALL Perry home football games! We will have donuts outside both gate entrances this week. Get your dozen before they’re gone!
If you have any questions or would like to volunteer, contact Michele Ritter (330) 418-6880.

Marching Panthers Earn 11th Consecutive Superior Rating

phsbandThe Marching Panthers concluded their competition season on Saturday, October 10th by earning their 11th consecutive Superior rating at the Maysville Band Competition.  Perry brought home awards for Best Overall General Effect, Best Auxiliary, and came in first place in Class AA.  The Marching Panthers will perform on November 1st in the OMEA Marching Band State Finals at The  University of Dayton.

Perry Local Schools Celebrate National School Lunch Week October 12 – 16

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day Perry Local Schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 12-16, 2015. The theme, “School Lunch Snapshot” is all about sharing the best images of today’s school lunches.

National School Lunch Week will emphasize the healthy foods that are offered daily at our schools.  School lunches have changed considerably and are healthier than ever, with more fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and less fat and sodium. (more…)

Perry High School Band 5th Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser

The Perry High School Band will be holding their 5th annual mattress sale fundraiser on Saturday, October 17th from 10AM-5PM in the PHS Auxiliary Gym. All sizes of mattresses will be available. A variety of mattress types: firm, pillow-top, orthopedic, latex, and gel memory foam sets will be for sale. All mattresses are BRAND NEW with full factory warranties. Name brands like Simmons, Beautyrest, and more will be part of the selection. Delivery and free layaway are available. Contact Ryan Smith ( with questions regarding the mattress sale.

Free Pasta Dinner & Community Fair – October 15th

Pfeiffer Intermediate School will be hosting a free pasta dinner on Thursday, October 15th in conjuction with a community resource fair. Dinner will be served from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM with the resource fair open from 5 – 8 PM. 

Parents can enjoy a free meal and browse the many resources available for families such as: physical and mental health, community services, educational services, food and clothing assistance, and safety information for home, school and online. 
Dinner is being provided by: Pfeiffer staff, BND Bent-N-Dent on Navarre Road, Mid’s Homestyle Pasta Sauce, and Norcia’s Bakery. Click here for an event flyer.

Volley for the Cure – Tuesday,October 6th

volleyforcurePerry High School’s girls volleyball team will be hosting Volley for the Cure on Tuesday, October 6th  as part of the Perry versus Lake volleyball game.  Events for the evening kick-off at 4:30 PM with a students versus staff volleyball match. All Proceeds from t-shirt sales, 50/50 and basket raffles will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.  (more…)