Latest News for Whipple Elementary

Elementary Wrestling Clinic Information

jojoThe Perry Elementary Wrestling Clinic for beginning wrestlers in grades 1-6 will be held November 3rd – 6th, 2014. Registration and weigh-ins will take place on Saturday, October 25th, 2014 in the Perry High School wrestling room from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Late registration will be held on Monday, November 3rd, 2014 before the first clinical practice.

 A registration fee of $20.00 will be required for all participants. This fee will cover all awards, cost of the elementary tournament to be held at the conclusion of the clinic, and a Perry Wrestling t-shirt. Instructors include the Perry wrestling staff and the nationally ranked wrestling team. Click here for the registration form.

2nd Annual Whipple Walk-A-Thon

warrior2What a GREAT day for this year’s Warrior Walk!  On Thursday, October 2nd students along with teachers, parents and even grandparents participated in our 2nd 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 Mrs. Thomas.  More information regarding (more…)

Perry Players Present Cinderella

CinderllaThe Perry Players, celebrating their 54th season, proudly present the enchanting children’s theatre production of Cinderella on Saturday, October 4th at noon in the PHS Mattachione Theatre.  Tickets will be sold at the door 45 minutes before curtain.  The Perry Theatre Clown Troupe will be around to greet the young guests.  Tickets are $3 each.

#BuddStrong Benefit Dinner & Silent Auction – December 6th

#buddstrong1 (2)The Edison Middle School staff will hold a benefit dinner and silent auction on Saturday, December 6th at the McKinley Eagles for Sharon Budd and her family. Doors will open at 6 PM with dinner being served at 7 PM. Individual tickets (open seating) are $30 each, or you can reserve a table of ten. Tickets can be purchased during school hours at Edison Middle School. For more information contact Melissa Schaub (melissa.schaub@perrylocal.org). Click here for an event flyer to share with family and friends.

Family Literacy Tips from A – Z: Thursday, October 16th @ 6 PM

625x225_fldHow do you encourage literacy in your home and community? Join us on Thursday, October 16th from 6p – 8p at RG Drage Career Technical Center  for an evening full of great tips on how to enhance literacy skills in your home and beyond. The presenter will focus on ways to support your child’s success in school through a strong parent/teacher partnership. Registration for this even is required. To register, please email Cathy Heid at Cathy.Heid@email.sparcc.org or by calling  330-493-6082 Ext. 1422. Click here for more information and to download an event flyer.

Healthy School Lunches and Breakfasts

NSLW14 logoPerry Cafeterias celebrate Healthy School Lunches and Breakfasts! Do you know what is being served in Perry Local School’s Cafeteria?  The answer may surprise you.  Today’s School Lunches are healthier than ever.  We offer students fruits and vegetables every day including the introduction of more fresh, locally grown produce, an increase in offerings of whole grains, and the limit of calories, fat, and sodium to age-appropriate levels.  October 13-17 is National School Lunch Week. (more…)

Parent / Teacher Conferences – October 7th, 9th, &13th

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Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday, October 7th and Thursday, October 9th from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM each night. Conferences will also be held on Monday, October 13th from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM.  There will be no school for students on Monday, October 13th.

Volley for the Cure – Tuesday, September 30th

VolleyForTheCurePerry High School’s girls volleyball team will be hosting Volley for the Cure on Tuesday, September 30th  as part of the Perry versus Lake volleyball game.  Events for the evening kick-off at 3:45 PM with a Perry Police versus Perry Firefighters volleyball match. All Proceeds from t-shirt sales, concessions, 50/50 and raffles (more…)