DR. IONE L. PERRY SCHOLARSHIP fund was endowed in 2013 by Dr. Ione Perry. A 1954 graduate of KHS, Dr. Perry was inducted into the 2012 Hall of Fame. She earned her bachelors from Florida State University, masters from Phillips University and a PhD from Florida State University. She received the Distinguished Teacher Educator Award and the North Carolina’s Governor’s Award for Excellence in her position with the North Carolina Department of Education. This scholarship is awarded to a student with a thirst for knowledge and drive to make a difference.