Latest News for Whipple Elementary

New Elementary School Times for 2015-16

Screen Shot 2015-06-25 at 9.30.37 AMFor the 2015-16 school year, the elementary schools will be operating on the following time schedule:
8:45am First Bell.
8:55am Tardy Bell.
3:40pm End of Day.
Dismissal will begin around 3:30pm.

Principal’s Showcase

IMG_1418Congratulations to our last Principal’s Showcase honorees! These students had work selected for recognition on our principal’s board (located in the main hallway across from the office). They were selected because their effort resulted in exceptional work!

Below is a listing of the 7th & Final Principal Showcase Recipients for the 2014/15 School Year:  (more…)

Panther Girls Basketball Camp

Main Logo PThe Panther Girls Basketball Camp will be held in the main gym of Perry High School from June 8-10 for girls entering grades 3-12 in the fall.  Campers will receive a t-shirt and basketball.  Ball handling, passing, footwork and much more will be covered during this skills camp.  Sign up today by clicking here.

COSI comes to Whipple Heights Elementary!

IMG_1392It’s a super exciting day at Whipple Heights Elementary! Here are just a few pictures of the all school COSI assembly. This afternoon all of the students who qualified for the 6th round behavior party will get some “hands on” experience. A big THANKS to COSI on Wheels and all of our parent volunteers!

Panther Boys Basketball Camp

1969bJune 15th, 16th and 17th will be the Perry Boys Basketball Camp for students entering grades 2-8 this fall.  Use this form to register for the skills camp that will be led by the varsity coaching staff and members of the high school basketball team.  This camp will teach drills and techniques that will help each player improve their basketball game.  Each camper will receive a t-shirt.  Register today!

Whipple Toy Drive May 18 – 22

The week of May 18th Whipple’s 4th Grade students will be running a toy drive for the oncology unit at Akron Children’s Hospital. Please help us make a difference in the life of child by donating a toy or two!

Due to the nature of the illnesses these children have, all toys must be brand new and in their original packaging. Students can bring their toy to school May 18-May 22. The grade level that brings in the most toys will win a cupcake party compliments of Kerdunk Kupcakery.

Click here for the informational flyer that went home with students.

4th Grade District Track Meet

Screen Shot 2015-05-13 at 2.16.37 PMThe Perry 4th Grade Track Meet was held at the Perry Track Stadium on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.  Lohr Elementary won the combined team score for the 4th year in a row.  Lohr won the girls overall and Watson won the boys overall.  This was the last track meet for Lohr P.E. teacher Brenda Horton and Whipple P.E. teacher Marla Thomas as they will be retiring at the end of the year.  Special thanks as well goes to fellow P.E. teachers Mike Laubacher, Ethan Kagy, and Ben Shenk.  It was also great to see retired teachers Dick Maier and Sue Nelson at the meet. Click to here to see the results and click here to see the video.