Whipple Heights Elementary News

Whipple Heights Perry Panther Gear Now Available

spiritIt’s that time of year again!! Stock up on your Whipple Heights Perry Panther gear!  We will have t-shirts, long sleeve shirts and hoodies available in the design on the order form. All merchandise will be available in youth and adult sizes in both black and yellow  Spirit Fridays will be coming soon, and this is a great opportunity to show off your  Perry Pride!  Completed order forms should be retuned to school, along with payment by September 10th.  All orders will be ready by September 30th.  Click here for an order form and to view the design. 


There’s an App…for every school!

We are excited to release a custom app for the Perry Local School District as well as each individual school.  This app will allow you to have access to school dates, forms, teacher contacts and much more.  There is a place for students to set assignment reminders, an anonymous tip line to report instances of bullying, cheating or other illegal activities. You will also get push notifications from the district and the schools if you choose.  And best of all…it’sFREE!  Download today and start enjoying better communications with your school. Click on the picture that works with your mobile device.



Chick-fila-A to Support Mrs. Budd on Monday, September 8th

buddChick-fil-A (5411 Dressler Rd NW, North Canton, OH 44720) will donate 10%  of all orders from 5:00 – 8:00 PM on Monday, September 8th to benefit the Budd Family. Drive – Thru orders must mention  BuddStrong. Click here for an event flyer.


Welcome to Kindergarten

068Last Thursday and Friday our Kindergarten students began their phase-in to Kindergarten here at Whipple Heights Elementary. Here are some pictures highlighting this milestone event. Welcome to Whipple Class of 2027! Click here to view a slideshow!


Release of Student Data Notification

student-photo-privacyA U.S. District Court has ordered that 2013-2014 school year records from the Ohio Department of Education’s Educational Management Information System be turned over to Disability Rights Ohio as part of an ongoing lawsuit.

Under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, families of students whose data will be released must be notified and given the opportunity to object. The court is instructing all local education agencies to post notice about this opportunity to object on their district websites

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Upcoming Fundraiser Events For Sharon Budd & Family

SHIRT ORDERSeveral fundraising events are scheduled for Sharon Budd and Family over the next few weeks.

- T-shirts, bracelets, and more will be sold to benefit Sharon at the Massillon game on Aug 28
- The Stark County Terriers Baseball Club is hosting a game on Sunday, August 31st at 6:00 PM at the PHS Baseball Field to benefit Sharon. There will be raffles, bake sales, etc.
- Chick-fil-A will donate 10% of all orders from 5-8 PM on Monday, September 8th.  Drive – Thru orders must mention BuddStrong.
- Bob Evans is donating 15% of sales on Wednesday, September 3rd to Sharon.
- A member of the Budd family has organized a Poker Run for Saturday, September 20th.  Registration and departure will be from Edison MS. More information will be forthcoming.
- A Perry softball alumni game is also scheduled for Saturday, September 20th and will be benefit Sharon.  It will be held at the varsity softball field.

Open House 2014-2015

Open House 2014 076Click here to view just a few of the many great family pictures snapped at Open House 2014-15! We are so excited to be welcoming our new families as well as those we have already come to cherish!


2014-2015 Open House Schedule

openhouse (1)Perry Local Schools will host Open House for each district building for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. 

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Elementary Class Lists Posted August 11th @ 4:00 PM

backtoschoolClass lists will be posted on the front doors of each elementary building on Monday, August 11th at 4:00 PM.


Whipple Student Accepted to OMEA All-State Children’s Choir

6e2b0f_banner_previewCongratulations to Spencer Wright for being accepted to sing in the OMEA All-State Children’s Chorus. The chorus will perform this October at Capital University! Click here to read more.