Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Youth Basketball for Boys

Games and practices will be weeknights at our community’s schools.  Saturday games or practices are doubtful.  We will try to keep each team to certain nights of the week and minimize travel. We will have a district-wide “skills camp” on Saturday, December 4, 11, and 18 at the Pfeiffer gym.  (Second through fourth grade from 4-5 p.m.; fifth and sixth grade from 5-6 p.m.) Games will be from January to mid-March.

Click here for a registration form.

Perry Baseball Business Banner and Sponsorship Drive

Perry Baseball offers great advertising opportunities for Stark County businesses.
We offer individual customised banners, multi-sponsor banner, website ads, program ads, paver bricks, custom engraved blocks and complete packages to give your business the most for your advertising dollars! Visit our website, email or contact 330-806-2886 for more information. Don’t miss out, many local businesses are participating!

PERRY ARTIST RECOGNIZED AT ARTS CAMP

Perry High School Senior, Jaime Weinfeld, received highest recognitions at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Blue Lake, Michigan, this summer.
Her first recognition was for a charcoal drawing selected out of over 500 pieces of artwork. Jaime’s charcoal drawing received the “Art Acquisition Award,” a $500 scholarship awarded to only one camper per session. (more…)

Good Luck Stacy Cameron

Stacy is Perry’s only Cross Country runner going to the state meet this weekend. She will be running at 2:50pm this Saturday.

This is also her first year to qualify.  Best of luck!

UPDATE:  Senior Stacy Cameron concluded her cross country season on Saturday at the State meet in Columbus.  She ran a personal best of 19:15 to place 64th overall.  She was the 4th runner from Stark County to finish.  Congratulation on a great season, Stacy!

Perry’s People of Character Recognized

The 2010 People of Character Recognition Reception was hosted at R.G. Drage Career Technical Center on Thursday, October 21, 2010.  Nine individuals from Perry were recognized for their dedication to the Six Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship. Those individuals are:(the following are excerpts from the evening’s program): (more…)

Good Luck Nicole Waers

Nicole has qualified to play in the State Girl’s Golf  Tournament this weekend in Columbus.  Nicole earned the right to go the state championships by becoming the first to qualify from the district tournament by shooting a 76. This is Nicole’s 4th year to compete in the state tournament GOOD LUCK NICOLE!

Cross Country Teams Take Third Place at Federal League Championships

The boys cross country team finished third at the Federal League Championship Saturday at Boardman.   Aaron White lead the way with his 4th place finish to earn 1st Team All-Federal League Honors.  Chase Daniels and Matt Thiessen both earned 2nd Team All-Federal League and Aaron Dunn earned Honorable Mention.  Mike McBurney rounded out the scoring.  The team will compete at Malone Saturday for the District Championship with the top 5 teams and top 20 individuals advancing to the Regional Championship.

The girls cross country team placed third at the Federal League Championship meet at Boardman on Saturday.  Stacy Cameron lead the team with a 6th place finish.  She was followed closely by Jackie Genetin’s 13th place finish.  Tara Rodgers, Hailey Floom and Becca Backus completed scoring for the varsity races.

PERRY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF ’75 REUNION – SEND IN YOUR RESPONSES NOW!

Nov. 26, 6:30-1130, dinner at 7:30, $35/person, Eagles in Perry, 5024 Monticello NW.  Beef Au Jus, Italian Sausage & Peppers, Redskin Potatoes, Green Bean Almandine, Penne Pasta w/Marinara Sauce, Salad bar, roll, butter, beverage, cake for dessert. For more information, contact Nan Girod Welker 330-866-5193.

The Middle School Girls Cross-Country Team Wins Federal League Title

For the first time in Perry history,  the middle school girls Cross Country team has won the Federal League title.
Perry is also home to the Individual Champion: Taylor Wilson came in 1st place overall.
Followed by teammates: Kelsey Cobb (3rd), Sydnee Fenn (7th), Carlie Perretta (14), Haley Walker (21), Jessie Williams (23), Erica Curtin (24), Mackenzie Wheeler (46), Sara Keane (50), and Katie Vannoy (97).
Great Job Girls!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Go Perry!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

MEEKS IS REPOSITORY TEEN OF THE MONTH

Perry is proud to announce that Matt Meeks has been selected as the Canton Repository’s Teen of the Month for October.  Matt’s accomplishments and honors surpassed a “talk-off” between the Hoover Teen Board Rep and Perry’s Teen Board Rep, Aarika LaDow.  Look for Matt’s picture and accomplishments in the newspaper, at the end of this month.