Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to Mrs. Sherry Akin
Perry Middle's 2019 Teacher of the Year


Sherry Akin is a veteran teacher with 30 years of teaching experience.  Her career began in Birmingham, Alabama where she taught for nine years.  After a brief stop in Tennessee, she moved to Georgia and has been a teacher in Houston County for the past 20 years.  She has taught at Eagle Springs Elementary and Perdue Elementary as well as served as a math coach for the county. She has been at Perry Middle School for the past five years.  



Mrs. Akin is beginning her sixth year as a teacher at Perry Middle School .  She teaches 6th Grade Accelerated Math and Honors Social Studies and is a sponsor of the Perry Animal Welfare Society (PAWS Club).  This year marks her 31st year as an educator and enjoys nothing more than helping students grow as learners.  Her favorite subject to teach is math.

Subjects Taught

6th Grade Math

6th Grade Social Studies