Latest News for Whipple Elementary

Celebration in Art

IMG_5897Congratulations to the ten Whipple Heights students who had artwork chosen for the Massillon Museum’s exhibit, “Celebration in Art.”  There was a wonderful opening for the show this past Saturday, and the art will remain on display through February 14th during museum hours.  It is free and open to the public!  Stop in to see all the masterpieces created by our Whipple friends and other student artists from the area!

Congratulations to the following Artists: Mason Rohrer, Charlie Stuart, Nate Dulcie, Vallon Voyles, Lexy Clifton, Baylee Becherer, Juliana Rohrer, Savanna Giardina, Paige Gidcumb, Asher Humrighouse

Perry Pride to be on Display at February 2nd Basketball Game

Main Logo PPerry pride will be on full display at the boys basketball game on Tuesday, February 2nd versus Coventry. Dave Riggs, a recent inductee into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, will be recognized between the first and second quarter of the varsity boys basketball game. The 2015 Division II State Runner-up Perry Panthers football team will be recognized at halftime. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 PM in the main gym at Perry High School, or approximately one-half hour after the conclusion of the junior-varsity game.

Anyone wearing a Perry Spirit Shirt, as pictured in the flyer, will be admitted free to this special night. Fans who wear their spirit shirt to the girls basketball game on Wednesday, February 10th will also be admitted free. Click here for more information on how to order your Perry Spirit Shirt.


Honoring Superstar Effort!

Principal Showcase #4Great things continue to happen at Whipple Heights Elementary School.  The most recent being the posting of Mr. Hug’s 4th 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 HEIGHTS HOT SHOTS: Hoops For Heart Demonstration Basketball Team

IMG_7800The Whipple Heights Hot Shots, continue to “wow” the crowds with their amazing basketball tricks of spinning, dribbling and ball handling. This year they will entertain at Lohr, Watson, Whipple, Brecksville and Sandy Valley.  The Hot Shots, coached by Marla Thomas and Bob Snyder, are 3rd and 4th graders who travel to area schools for the American Heart Association and OAHPERD to perform Kick-Off Assemblies for Jump Rope For Heart and Hoops For Heart.  Their goal is to teach students how to have a healthy lifestyle and fight heart disease and stroke.  They also performed half-time shows for the Canton Charge  and the Perry Boys Basketball team. (more…)

Perry Baseball Youth Clinic – Sunday, March 13th

Main Logo PThe Perry baseball staff and players will hold a youth clinic for players, including girls, ages 8 – 14 on Sunday, March 13th at Perry High School. Session 1 will concentrate on offense and run from 9 AM – 11 AM. Session 2 will be held from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM with lunch provided for campers who sign up for both sessions. The cost to attend one session of your choice is $30 per player with no lunch provided. Two sessions, including lunch, is $50. There is an immediate family member discount. (more…)

February 2016 Parent-Teacher Conference Information

ptc_edisonParents/Guardians can access conference links using the table below and off of each building’s website beginning on Sunday, January 24th at 6:00 PM through Wednesday, February 10th at 11:00 PM.

 Perry High School        Edison Middle School         Pfeiffer Intermediate       Genoa Elementary
 Knapp Elementary           Lohr Elementary          Watson Elementary     Whipple Elementary

Parent-Teacher conferences will be on Tuesday, February 9th (5p – 8p) and Thursday, February 11th (5p – 8p). Students do not have classes on Monday, February 15th.

Parent Tutorial Links: How to Sign Up for a Conference | How to Cancel a Conference | Find Previously Scheduled Conferences

Variety Show Participation Form Deadline Extended

Don’t forget, our annual Variety Show is just around the corner! If your student wants to participate, you will need to return the form that went home last week ASAP. Forms were due back on Tuesday, January 19th but because of the long weekend, we will extend the deadline to this Friday, January 22nd.