Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Joe Tayse Benefit Spaghetti Dinner – November 7th

spaghettiDinnerBenefitA 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.

PHS Marching Band Earns Superior Rating

band2For 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.

Benefit Dance for Sharon Budd – Saturday, November 15th

SHIRT ORDERA 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.

Spaghetti Dinner to Benefit Joe Tayse – Friday, November 7th


Joe Tayse with his son JoJo, who was a 2-Time State Champion Wrestler at Perry

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.

Perry Employees Receive Character Recognition

Pillars-CC-Logo-Stacked-twitterSeveral 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…)

Pfeiffer Choir Taking Holiday Pie Orders

holiday-pieOrder 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!

Pies available:  Dutch apple $10, Pecan $11, unbaked Pumpkin $10, prebaked Pumpkin $10, Apple Hi pie $11. Checks can be made payable to Atlantic Foods.
Order soon, this sale ends on Thursday, November 6th. Click here for a Pfeiffer Choir Holiday Pie order form. 

Panther Nation

Screen Shot 2014-10-23 at 10.18.26 AMEver 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.

Special Guest Visits Lohr Second Grade

image10Mrs. Alm had a rather unusual guest to the class for a day.  Becky Kovesci brought her rabbit, Senor Bun Buns, to school for a lesson in science.  Students in Mrs. Alm’s class talked about how the rabbit prepares itself for the winter, its habitat, and food. The children are looking forward to Senor Bun Buns visit every season this school year.