Latest News for Perry Local Schools

PHS Choir Has State Bound Performers

perrychoirOn Saturday, March 12, the Perry Choirs traveled to East Muskingum Local Schools to participate in the District Contest. Congratulations to Perry’s Bel Canto Freshmen Girls’ Chorus, Kinsmen, Lyrics, Treblemakers and Symphonic Choir for their Superior ratings and fantastic performances throughout the day!

Perry Earns Superior Ratings at OMEA District Contest

TD1A0997Congratulations to both the Perry Concert Band and Perry Symphonic Winds for earning Superior ratings on Friday evening at the OMEA District Contest.  Both bands traveled to John Glenn High School where they earned perfect scores of straight Superior ratings.  This is the sixth consecutive year that the bands have qualified for OMEA State Band Contest.

Perry Schedules Hat Day for Friday, March 18th

hatdayFriday, March 18th all of Perry Local Schools will be participating in Perry’s Hat Day for just $1.00. Students and staff can wear a baseball hat, a chef hat, a cowboy hat, or any kind of crazy hat! All the money raised will be split between Perry Athletic Hall of Fame and Perry Helping Perry. The school that raises the most money will get to choose what non-profit organization the money will go to the following year, along with bragging rights!

PHS Artists Win Battle of the Brush

Battle of the Brush 2016Congratulations to our Perry artists for winning the Battle of the Brush. High school and middle school teams were given the theme of “I dream my paintings, and then I paint my dreams” and had two hours to create their painting. Congratulations to our winning artists, Rachel Pitman, Paige Hutton, and Allie Cumo.

Matt McLeese Mission Run Set for Saturday, March 19th

Matt McLeese Mission Run 5KThe Matt McLeese Mission Run will be held Saturday,  March 19th, at 8:30 am, at Pfeiffer Intermediate School. Anyone interested in running or walking the event, please sign up by Friday, March 4th.  The cost is $20 per person.  For registration go to, and search for Matt McLeese Mission Run.


TechSavvy Program Being Offered at Stark State College

tech savvyStark State College is hosting Tech Savvy, a daylong science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) career conference designed to attract girls in sixth through ninth grade to these fields and to inform families about STEM education and careers. The program will be held on Saturday, May 14th from 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM. The cost for this day of fun and learning (more…)

PHS Flag Line Members to Participate in 2017 Rose Bowl Parade

Congratulations to  Perry High School Marching Band Flag Line members Madison Morgan and Marissa Westfall for being selected to participate in the Bands of America Honor Band in the 2017 Tournament of Roses Parade! Students from all over the United States submitted video auditions to be selected as part of this prestigious group of 300 high school band members.  In addition to marching in the 2017 Rose Bowl Parade, Madison and Marissa will perform (more…)