Latest News for Watson Elementary

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.

October’s Student of the Month

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Congratulations to Luke Wagner for being picked as Student of the Month for October! Luke had his named pulled after earning numerous tickets for being Ready to Learn while at school. Luke is currently a fourth grader in Mrs. South’s room.

In addition to being Ready to Learn while at school, Luke enjoys collecting Pepsi and Coke memorabilia . Luke likes sports; his favorite sport is football. Luke enjoys studying Social Studies but also likes reading; his favorite book is Shilo. Luke’s favorite food is steak and when he grows up he wants to be an Engineer.

 Congratulations Luke on earning this honor!

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.

Late Registration for Wrestling Clinic Set for November 3rd

jojo Late registration for the Perry High School Wrestling Clinic will be held on Monday, November 3rd, 2014 before the first clinical practice. Practice will be held from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM in the gymnasium at Perry High School. 

 A registration fee of $20.00 will be required for all participants. This fee will cover all awards, cost of the elementary tournament to be held at the conclusion of the clinic, and a Perry Wrestling t-shirt. Instructors include the Perry wrestling staff and the nationally ranked wrestling team. Click here for the registration form.

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…)

D.A.R.E. Skate Party – Friday,October 24th

DARE4Join your Perry friends and classmates for a D.A.R.E. sponsored skate party on Friday, October 24th at the North Canton Skate Center from 10 AM – 2 PM. This is also a great opportunity to meet Perry’s new D.A.R.E. officer,  Officer Andrea Blanc.  The cost to participate  is $5.75 which includes skate/roller blade rental. Speed skates are $1.50 extra. Additional activities are laser tag, rock-wall, bumper cars, euro bungee, and 30 new video games. *Pricing for additional activities is $12 for a two hour pass, $15 for a three hour pass, or $20 for a four hour pass.

Stark County Schools Joint Statement: Ebola Health Issues

logoThe Stark County public school districts and the Stark County Board of Development Disabilities have released a joint statement regarding Ebola health issues.  Please find an informational video linked below, as well as information provided by the Stark County Health Department that was sent home with students on Friday, October 17th.

Canton City Health Department: Ebola 101 Video

Ebola Information (pdf)

Book Fair Coming Soon to Watson Elementary

watsonbookfairThe Scholastic Book Fair is coming soon to Watson Elementary. This year’s book fair theme is Sir Readalot’s Castle: Enter the Kingdom of Reading. Watson’s book fair will run for two days, Monday, October 27th and Tuesday, October 28th. Students will be able to preview books on Monday (10/27) and will have a scheduled time to shop for 20 – 25 minutes on Tuesday (10/28). Students must have their money with them during their scheduled shopping time. Checks can be made payable to Watson Elementary.

Watson’s Family Shopping Night at the book fair will be held on Monday, October 27th in conjunction with Watson’s Title Family Literacy Night from 5:30 – 7:30 PM. Parents can also shop online beginning on October 18th through November 7th. Online orders will be shipped to Watson at no charge and distributed to the student.  A link to the online store will be posted on Watson’s website beginning Saturday, October 18th.