Latest News for Watson Elementary

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 www.WestStarkY.org for more information.   2015 Summer Camp Registration Packet  | 2015 Genoa Summer Camp Flyer

Watson to Celebrate Right to Read Week February 23 – 27

Watson Elementary will be celebrating “Right to Read Week” the week of February 23rd-February 27th.  Our theme is “Rocking in our Read Shoes” with our friend Pete the Cat.

Pete the Cat is a very popular book series with our students and he gives us the beat to Rock in our Reading shoes in our Accelerated Reader Program.  (more…)

Father/Daughter Dance for Friday, February 20th – Canceled

Due to the cancellation of school for Thursday (2/19) and Friday (2/20), the Father/Daughter Dance originally scheduled for Friday (2/20) evening has been canceled. We are rescheduling the dance for Friday, March 13th at 6:00 PM. All flower orders will carry over to that date.

No School February 19th and 20th

school closedPerry Local Schools will be closed Thursday, February 19th and Friday, February 20th, 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.

March 23rd Delayed Start Canceled

The two hour delayed start, originally scheduled for March 23rd, has been canceled. All of Perry’s buildings will operate on a regular schedule for Monday, March 23rd.

Watson Named Top Donator for Akron Children’s Fundraiser

imageWatson Elementary  raised $5,007.10, the largest participating school donation,  for the kids at Akron Children’s Hospital during the 98.1 WKDD “Have a Heart, Do Your Part” Radiothon. 100% of the money raised goes directly to patient care.  Students and staff at Watson are proud to have donated more than $35,000  over the past 11 years.

We are Perry… making miracles happen.

Click here to view a video clip. 

 

Kindergarten Ready or Not Program 2015 – Thursday, March 12th @ 6 PM

Join us at the Sippo Library (map) at 6:00 PM on Thursday, March 12th to learn more about the world of kindergarten at Perry Local Schools. Hear information from district personnel to help prepare your child for this important transition. Click here for an event flier and information on how to register. 

Click here for more information on registering your student for kindergarten 2015 – 2016 in Perry Local Schools.