Latest News for Whipple Elementary

Honoring Superstar Effort!

IMG_2143Great things continue to happen at Whipple Heights Elementary School.  The most recent being the posting of Mr. Hug’s 2nd Round Principal Showcase.  The Principal Showcase is a bulletin board (located in the main hallway across from the office) where every four to five weeks teachers submit student work for recognition and display.  Each time the board is changed we recognize these students on our website/social media.  Additionally, when it’s time to change the board students receive a small token from Mr. Hug to reinforce his pride and excitement in their display of hard work.  (more…)

Whipple to Celebrate Red Ribbon Week October 26 – 30th

Red Ribbon WeekIn 1988, National Family Partnership (NFP) sponsored the first National Red Ribbon Celebration. Today, the Red Ribbon serves as a catalyst to mobilize communities to educate youth and encourage participation in drug prevention activities. Since that time, the campaign has reached millions of U.S. children and families. The NFP and its network of individuals and organizations continue to deliver this message of hope to millions  of people every year, through the National Red Ribbon Campaign.  (more…)

PHS Athletic Leadership Council Selling Spirit Shirts

perryspiritshirtPerry High School Athletic Leadership Council is selling Perry Spirit Shirts for the upcoming football game on Friday, October 30th against Glenoak. The cost of the shirt is $10. Each purchased shirt also includes free admittance to the game versus Glenoak on the 30th.  Shirts will be on sale during lunch hours at each building and are also available at the Perry Athletic Department ticket office. Save your Perry Spirit Shirt and wear it to a select boys and girls basketball game to get in free! Click here for an order form and more information. 

Perry D.A.R.E. Skate Party: Friday, October 23rd

DARE4Join your Perry friends and classmates for a D.A.R.E. sponsored skate party on Friday, October 23rd at the North Canton Skate Center from 10 AM – 2 PM.  The cost to participate  is $6 which includes skate/roller blade rental. Speed skates are $1.50 extra. Additional activities are laser tag, rock-wall, bumper cars, euro bungee, and 30 new video games. *Pricing for unlimited additional activities is $12 for a two hour pass, $15 for a three hour pass and $20 for a four hour pass. Click here to view an event flyer.

Perry Local Schools Celebrate National School Lunch Week October 12 – 16

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day Perry Local Schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 12-16, 2015. The theme, “School Lunch Snapshot” is all about sharing the best images of today’s school lunches.

National School Lunch Week will emphasize the healthy foods that are offered daily at our schools.  School lunches have changed considerably and are healthier than ever, with more fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and less fat and sodium. (more…)

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!