Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Preschool Screening for Special Needs Children

A screening for preschool children ages 3-5 who have suspected delays is scheduled for *Friday, November 2nd* at T. C. Knapp Elementary. If you have concerns that your preschool child may demonstrate significant delays in the areas of speech/language development, motor development, cognitive development, and/or social-emotional/behavioral development, please contact Tammy Cardinal at 330-478-6187 to schedule a screening appointment. For more information on identifying and serving preschoolers with special needs, please visit

D.A.R.E. Skate Party

Friday, November 9th from 11am – 2pm at the North Canton Skate Center. $5.75 Admission.
Food, Fun & Friendship. All are welcome to come out and skate.

2013-2014 Dual Enrollment Course Meeting Set

Attention all students interested in taking dual enrollment courses in 2013-2014 and their parents/guardians. This meeting is for parents of current 9th, 10th and 11th grade and students are strongly encouraged to attend. There is a mandatory meeting on Thursday, October 25th at 7:00pm at Perry High School. The meeting will be held in AV 200 and should last approximately 45 minutes. Applications, STIRS form, enrollment forms and testing dates/sign up sheets will be distributed at that time. After the Dual Enrollment meeting there will be break out sessions for those interested in learning more about AP courses and the IB program (available Junior year).

Speech and Debate Fundraiser

The Perry High School Speech and Debate Team will be sponsoring a fundraising evening at the Dairy Queen on Hills and Dales Road from 5-8PM Wednesday, October 17th. A portion of the proceeds brought in will support one of Perry’s most successful teams. No flyer or coupon is necessary.

Perry Marching Band does it again!

Congratulations to the members of the Perry High School Marching Band as they have earned a performance at the OMEA State Marching Band Finals for the second consecutive year!  The band performed this past Saturday at The Ohio State University for the Buckeye Invitational Marching Band Competition.  Their performance earned them a Superior rating, sending them to State Finals at the end of October.  In addition to performing at “The Shoe”, the Marching Panthers were treated to a performance by The Ohio State University Marching Band!  Congratulations to the 2012 Perry High School Marching Band!

Pfeiffer Fundraiser @ Schnab’s – October 23

Pfeiffer Intermediate will be having a fundraiser at Schnab’s restaurant on Tuesday October, 23 from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. A portion of all of the receipts will be donated to PATS! Come out and have great food and support a great cause! We’ll see you there!

PHS Homecoming King, Queen and Court

There was excitement in the air and “on the air”, as the PHS Homecoming court, Queen Megan Brophy and King Tim Watkins was announced today in a first at Perry High School.  In lieu of the homecoming assembly, today was a first for Perry as the ceremony was broadcast live on closed circuit TV throughout the school by the Broadcast Journalism Class.  (more…)