Latest News for Whipple Elementary

Whipple Heights PTO Chipotle Fundraiser – Monday, October 26th

Screen Shot 2015-05-18 at 10.03.12 AMMake dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Whipple Heights PTO.  Come to the  Chipotle at 4130 Tuscarawas Street in Canton on Monday, October 26th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Print and bring the flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you are supporting Whipple Heights PTO to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Whipple’s PTO. Click here to view an event flyer.

3rd Annual Whipple Warrior Walk

IMG_2110What a FABULOUS day for this year’s Whipple Warrior Walk!  On Thursday, October 1st students along with teachers, parents and even grandparents participated in our 3rd annual walk-a-thon event.  The expansive track covered the majority of our back property and included stations like a fire walk, wall jump, tires, etc.  The walk-a-thon is designed and put on by our PTO and Physical Education teacher Mr. Snyder.  More information regarding a total of funds raised and prizes obtained will be included in our November Newsletter. A big THANK YOU to everyone who helped support our students and school!

Click here to view a slideshow from this exciting event!

Girl Scouts Respectfully and Properly Retiring American Flags

Do you have an American Flag that needs properly retired?

Bring your tired, bring your torn… American Flags to Edison Middle School. Girl Scout Troop 61039 will take those flags in order to respectfully and properly retire them for you.  The Troop will be retiring as many flags as they can so they can earn their Silver Award.  The Silver Award is the second highest award in Girl Scouts. The troop has a box in the office at Edison Middle School.  If you have access to a large quantity, please contact Tricia Scott, leader at 330.479.8739 to arrange pickup. Thank you for supporting the girls in this endeavor

Elementary Wrestling Clinic Grades 1-6: October 20 – 22

AR-140309930The Perry High School wrestling staff and the nationally ranked PHS wrestling team will be hosting an elementary wrestling clinic for beginning wrestlers in grades 1 – 6. The clinic will take place October 20th – October 22nd from 6 – 7 PM in the main gym at Perry High School. Cost for the clinic is $25 which includes awards, tournament entry to be held at the conclusion of the clinic, and a Perry wrestling t-shirt.  Questions can be directed to Danny Genetin through email at:

Click here for a clinic flyer and registration form. 


Whipple Heights 1st Behavior Reward Party of the School Year

IMG_1718As part of our behavior reward system, all students have the opportunity to earn admittance to each of our behavior reward parties. These occur every six weeks and vary in theme throughout the school year. Attendance at this first behavior party, which was a mini-field day, was just over 92% with 400 of our 433 students qualifying to attend. Check out some of the great pictures (in this slide show) which capture all the fun these students had.

Ice Cream Secrets to Open Perry Players’ 55th Season

icecreamThe Perry Players will open their 55th Annual Theatre Season with the presentation of their Annual Children’s Theatre Production.   Perry Theatre Director, Louie Mattachione has announced that the production this year will be the enchanting story of ICE CREAM SECRETS.

A total of 9 students have been cast in the production while another 20 students will be working on the technical crews for the show.  In addition, 12 students will make up the Perry Theatre Clown Troupe who will meet and greet audience members as they arrive for the production.

ICE CREAM SECRETS will open on the stage of the PHS MATTACHIONE THEATRE (more…)

Whipple Staff Pumps Up Students for Walk-A-Thon!

Just a few snapshots from the Whipple Walk-A-Thon Kickoff! Our Whipple Staff was so excited to pump the students up for our big fundraising effort.

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