Latest News for Whipple Elementary

September Principal Showcase

Screen Shot 2019-09-26 at 7.44.42 AMGreat things are happening at Whipple Heights Elementary!  We had our first Principal Showcase of the 2019-2020 school year.  The Principal Showcase is a bulletin board located in the main hallway across from the office where teachers submit student work for recognition and display based on student effort.  The students are recognized at school and on our website. Additionally, they receive a small token from Mrs. Mytinger to reinforce her pride and excitement for their hard work. Below is a listing of the Principal Showcase Recipients for September 2019: (more…)

Parent/Teacher Conference Registration Update

anatomy-of-a-great-parent-teacher-conference-999x666Online registration for October 2019 Conferences opens on Sunday, September 22nd at 6pm. Online conference registration will close on Sunday, September 29th at 11pm.

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

October 2019 Conferences will be held on Tuesday and Thursday, October 1st and 3rd from 5pm – 8pm each evening and on Friday, October 4th from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. There is no school for Perry students on Friday, October 4th and Monday, October 7th.  Parent Tutorial Links: How to Sign Up for a Conference | How to Cancel a Conference | Find Previously Scheduled Conferences

Parent/Teacher Conference Information

Perry Pride 200Online registration for October 2019 Conferences opens on Sunday, September 22nd at 6:00 PM. Online conference registration will close on Sunday, September 29th at 11:00 PM. October 2019 Conferences will be held on Tuesday and Thursday, October 1st and 3rd 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM each evening and on Friday, October 4th from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. There is no school for Perry students on Friday, October 4th and Monday, October 7th.

Perry Chess Club

ChessSetPerry’s Chess Club is back for its third year and is open to students of all ages and experience (or none at all).  Practices are Tuesdays from 6:30 to 8 pm at Pfeiffer starting September 10 for new players and September 17 for returning players.  There is no cost or pre-registration.  All information is at perrychess.shutterfly.com.

Pre-Game Celebration!

Perry Pride 200This Friday’s Pre-Game Celebration is PERRY LOCAL STAFF APPRECIATION NIGHT! Join us as we celebrate the beginning of the 2019-20 school year! There will be food available and inflatables inside the Career Wellness Center. Starts at 5pm!  Click here for the flyer!

Perry Wellness Connection

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Breakfast/Lunch Prices for 2019-2020

Perry Local Food Service announces lunch/breakfast prices for the 2019-2020 School Year:
Elementary and Pfeiffer Intermediate School – $2.35
Edison Middle and Perry High School – $2.60
Breakfast for all schools – $1.3
Milk – $.50
Adult Lunch – $3.50

Your children may qualify for free or reduced price meals.  Reduced price is $.30 for breakfast and $.40 for lunch.   If you feel your child may qualify for free or reduced meals, you may complete an application on-line at https://perry.payschools.com or contact your local school for an application packet. Perry Cafeterias continue to serve hot nutritious lunches every day that consists of meat/meat alternative, whole grains, vegetables, fruit and milk.   Each school also offers breakfast before start of the school day that includes whole grain, fruit and milk.   Fresh fruit and vegetables are offered daily and this year we are proud to say that we will be featuring local farm-fresh fruit & vegetables through the Farm-to-School program.  Also as part of the Farm-to-School Program, the monthly menu will highlight a specific fruit or vegetable as the “Harvest of the Month”.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider