Latest News for Watson Elementary

Watson’s Paint Night Out – Friday, April 24th

clip-art-painting-904497Watson UNITE will sponsor a Paint Night Out on Friday, April 24th from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.  Cost for the event is $30 per person with checks made payable to Watson UNITE. Proceeds will benefit Watson’s Amazing Art Program.
The registration fee covers all of the art supplies needed as well as coffee, tea, and a light snack.  Watson’s own Claudia Mullane will be your guide, helping you create a masterpiece of your own.


Edison Blood Drive-Wednesday-March 18th-9:30am-1:30pm

lifeshare20220colorEdison Middle School is sponsoring a blood drive.If you would kindly help by donating not only will you help save lives, but our school will also receive a fundraising grant.  The Blood Drive will be open at Edison from 9:30am-1:30pm on March 18th. Please be sure to bring a photo ID. Thank you for your help!

Girls on the Run Comes to Perry

girlsonrunimageAttention ladies in 3rd through the 5th grade: Do you like having fun? Are you looking for ways to make new friends? Do you want to learn how to be healthy and strong? In March, Girls on the Run is coming toPerry!  All Perry girls in 3rd through 5th grade are invited to join a team of Girls on the Run (GOTR) every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30p – 6:45p at Pfeiffer beginning on Tuesday, March 10th. This is an exciting opportunity you won’t want to miss. Register online at or by calling Amy Shock at (330) 244-9331.  Register today, deadline for registration is March 6th. Click here for a GOTR program flyer. 


District Wide Hat Day – Friday, March 27th us on Friday, March 27th for a district wide hat day! All of Perry Local Schools will be participating in Perry’s Hat Day for just $1.00. Students and staff can wear a baseball hat, a beret, a cowboy hat, or any kind of crazy hat! All the money raised will go to the Perry Athletic Hall of Fame. The school that raises the most money will get to choose what non-profit organization the money will go to the following year, along with bragging rights!



Watson’s Student of the Month for February!

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Congratulations to Mallory Carbenia for being picked as Student of the Month for February! Mallory had her name selected after earning numerous tickets for being “ready to learn” while at school. Mallory is currently a third grader in Mrs. Wells room.

Mallory’s favorite subject at school is reading. At home Mallory likes playing with her ipod and enjoys spending time with her little sister. Mallory also likes to collect notebooks and chapter books. Her favorite color is turquoise and neon pink. Mallory would like to be an olympic gymnast.  Congratulations Mallory!

Updated Testing Schedule Announced for Watson Elementary

Due to the calamity day this past Tuesday, testing schedules at Watson have changed. The updated schedule is:
  • Wednesday February 25th Grade Three Math Part 1
  • Thursday February 26th Grade Three Math Part 2
  • Friday February 27th Grade Four Math Part 1
  • Tuesday March 3rd Grade Four Math Part 2
At this time, all other testing will take place on the originally scheduled days.  Click here to view the original testing schedule.

No School Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

school closedPerry Local Schools will be closed Tuesday, February 24th due to extreme cold temperatures.  Parents/Guardians and students involved in PHS extracurricular activities should check district websites and media outlets for the status of extracurricular events on days when schools are closed.  All extracurricular activities (practices, games, and after school activities) for Perry’s elementary buildings, Pfeiffer Intermediate School, and Edison Middle School are cancelled for the day when Perry Local Schools are closed. Y­Care is closed when Perry Local Schools close for the day. Childcare through the YMCA is offered at the Massillon YMCA, Meyers Lake YMCA, and the Navarre Towpath YMCA when schools are closed.

Massillon YMCA Summer Camp @ Genoa Elementary

ymcaThe Massillon YMCA will again be open at Genoa Elementary beginning Monday June 1st through Friday August 14 weekdays from 6:30 AM – 6:00 PM.  Full time and part registrations are accepted.  Campers will enjoy daily swimming at the Perry Natatorium, crafts, physical education, in-house shows and offsite field trips.  There is no registration fee, instead, a $25.00 deposit is required, and a discount will be applied to the final week.  Please contact the Massillon YMCA at 330 837-5116 or on the web at for more information.   2015 Summer Camp Registration Packet  | 2015 Genoa Summer Camp Flyer