Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Elementary Track Meet Results

Screen shot 2014-05-14 at 10.38.51 AMOn Wednesday, May 14th, over 50 athletes from the Perry Local Elementary Schools competed in the annual 4th grade track meet.  After much great competition and school spirit, Lohr Elementary repeated as Elementary Track Champions.  Lohr took the crown with an overall score of 102 points with Watson Elementary coming in 2nd with 84 points.  The events were the 100m dash, 200m dash, 400m dash, 4X100m relay, long jump, and the softball throw.

Full results

Powder Puff Game Rescheduled for May 19


Due to the inclement weather in the area, the Perry High School Powder Puff game for Wednesday, May 14th has been rescheduled for Monday, May 19th at 7:30 pm.  That’s right, it’s Monday Night Football for Powder Puff.  Make your plans to attend.  Tickets are $5 at the gate.

Wellness Show/Flag Football Tourney May 10th

PTOWELLNESSPICTScreen shot 2014-05-07 at 2.07.06 PMMay 10th is shaping up to offer multiple opportunities to be involved in the district.  Hopefully you already
know about the PTO Wellness Show taking place in the Athletic Wing of the High School. For information Click Here.  We also want to bring your attention to the Perry Alumni Flag Football Tournament taking place in Perry Stadium on May 10th. This 4-on-4 flag football tournament is a chance to bring graduates and employees of Perry High School together for an afternoon of fun and competition.  Perry Staff are considered alumni regardless of where you graduated high school. So, grab at least 3 other players come be a part our community.  Click HERE to register. Act soon…the last day is Wednesday, May 7th. It is FREE to watch the games and FREE to attend the Wellness Show, so come out to the Perry High School Campus on May 10th and enjoy two great community events.

PHS Choirs Earn Superior Ratings at State Contest

phschoirCongratulations to the PHS Choirs!  On Friday, May 2, the Symphonic Choir, Lyrics, Bel Canto and Kinsmen performed at State Contest at Jackson High School.  For the first time in over a decade, every choir–that’s EVERY member of the Vocal Music Department–received a Superior rating, the highest rating granted to any performing ensemble!  The evening was the culmination of months of hard work, long rehearsals, and dedication.  Congratulations to our music students for their outstanding and passionate performances!

PHS Business Students Jewelry Sale a Success

SONY DSCThe Business Department would like to congratulate Wyatt Bamfield, Trisha Barnett, Sarah Beadle, and Brandon Nisewonger for winning the Economics Jewelry Sale funded by an Arts in Stark grant. Three teams of students made all the economics decisions necessary while competing to see who could produce and sell the most I.D. badge holders. The winning team will split the $259 revenue generated by the project.

PHS Bands Earn High Ratings at OMEA State Finals

perrybandCongratulations to the members of the Perry HS Bands who performed at OMEA State Finals this past weekend!  The Perry Concert Band earned an overall rating of Excellent, the second highest rating.  This is the third year in a row the group has qualified for State contest.  The Perry Symphonic Winds performed Friday night, and earned straight Superior ratings.  This marks 2 full years of perfect scores for the Symphonic Winds!  Congratulations to all students for your hard work this year!

Safety Day – May 3rd, 9 AM – 12 PM

IMGP7951AirBearBring your kids and neighbors to Safety Day at Edison Middle School, Saturday May 3rd from 9 AM – 12 PM.  Interact with the Perry Police, Perry Fire Department, the Sheriff’s office, YMCA, Stark Parks, climb in the Akron Care Bear Helicopter and much more!  There will be face-painting, popcorn and activities for the kids.  This event is totally FREE!