Latest News for Perry Local Schools

Pfeiffer Band and Choir Information

IMG_44226th Grade students have the opportunity to join Perry Choir and Band at Pfeiffer. Please see this document for more information. Registration forms need submitted no later than Friday, Sept. 7th. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Miller ( or  Mr. Sterling (

Football Tickets and Parking Info

perrystadium14-390x275$56/set Reserved Season Football Tickets and $70/vehicle Tailgate Parking Passes are still available through August 17, 2018 in the PHS Athletic Ticket Office.  Questions may be directed to 330-478-6159 x-2901.

Mental Health and Safety Resource Updates for 2018-2019

Perry Pride 200Perry Local will be continuing or implementing several changes to promote a positive culture and to address the growing mental health/safety concerns for the 2018-2019 school year.  Click here for a press release detailing some of the many steps the district is taking to ensure the highest quality educational experience for our students.  Parents will be receiving a similar letter detailing these changes as well.  With the ongoing support of our administrators, staff, parents, students and community members, we hope that these changes make this year one of our best years yet.

UPDATED: One2One Chromebook Initiative – Edison/Pfeiffer


Today’s students are digital natives and this is how they learn, how they communicate, and how they solve problems. The presence of technology in the lives of our students in undeniable. It’s time to bring that technology into the classroom every single day.  This is education in the 21st century. The focus of the One2One program in the Perry Local Schools is to provide tools and resources for the 21st century learner.  Excellence in education requires that technology be seamlessly integrated throughout the educational curricula. Increased access to technology is essential to build upon college and career readiness skills. The individual use of Chromebooks in the classroom is a way to create a personalized learning environment that fosters collaboration, creativity, communication, and critical thinking for all learners.   (more…)

Elementary Schools Information

open-house-web-smOpen house for all Perry Local elementary schools will be Thursday, August 16th from 5:30-6:30pm.  Class and Teacher lists will be posted on August 10th after 4pm.  All school supply lists are posted on the school’s website.  Bus list will be postcards mailed to homes the week of August 14th.  If there are any changes to student pick up or drop off, please call the bus garage as soon as possible so your student has the most up to date information in their record for routing.


PHS Symphonic Winds Selected for 2019 OMEA Conference

Congratulations to the members of the 2018-2019 Perry Symphonic Winds for being selected to perform at the 2019 OMEA State Conference.  This event is attended by nearly every music educator in the state, college music professors, and professional musicians.  In order to be considered, groups must audition by submitting a recording. This year, 120 collegiate, professional, and high school groups applied to perform.  The Perry Symphonic Winds were one of only a handful of groups to be selected. This year, the conference will be held January 31st-February 2nd at the Cleveland Convention Center. A special thank you to the senior class of 2018 for helping us achieve this accomplishment.

Notice Regarding Perry Student

Dakota Charnock passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 8, 2018, at Akron Children’s Hospital after many years of health issues. Dakota would have been a senior at Perry High School this fall and will be missed by her peers and the staff.

Counselling services will be available tomorrow (July 10, from 9:00 -11:00 AM) at Perry High School for any students or community members.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Dakota’s family at this difficult time.

Mental Health and Well-Being Resources

PERRY008 Summer Resources FlyerDuring the summer months, just as our students get a break from their academic life, so does our Perry staff. With school no longer in session, all Perry Local School Counselors will be out of the office until school resumes.  However, if you or someone you know are in need of mental health assistance during this time, there are resources available to you.  Click HERE to download the resources.

Tailgate Parking Information

perrystadium14-390x275Purchase a FOOTBALL TAILGATE PARKING LOT SEASON PASS to park inside the Career & Wellness Center Lot during football games: $70 per vehicle or $100 per RV.  On a first-arrival basis, this pass permits the holder to begin tailgating at 4:00 PM for all 7 regular season home games! As always, the game gate opens at 5:30 PM. To obtain a TAILGATE Parking Pass, deliver a check made payable to: Perry Local Schools to the Perry High School Ticket Office – Door #4, Tuesday thru Thursday from 7:30am to 3:00pm.  Hurry, as there are only 60 spots available!