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Chagrin Falls

Exempted Village Schools

T. C. Gurney Elementary School

School News


  • Grades 1-3 visit classrooms Thursday, August 17, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. / Bring your school supplies to drop off in the classrooms.
  • August 21 - First Day of classes for Grades 1-3
    August 23 - First Day of classes for Kindergarten
    August 21 & 22 - Kindergarten orientation days
    September 5 - First Day of classes for Preschool

Gurney School Supply lists for 2017-2018

To find your school supply list for the 2017-2018 school year, simply click on "More+" and you'll find a complete list of supplies for each grade. You can easily print out the list and take it with you to the store.
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2017 Summer Assignments for First, Second, Third and Fourth Grade

Students Entering First Grade - CLICK HERE
Students Entering Second Grade - CLICK HERE
Students Entering Third Grade - CLICK HERE
Students Entering Fourth Grade - CLICK HERE

CFIS Transition to 4th Grade

CLICK HERE to view the presentation from Mrs. Read, Principal, of CFIS

Visitor Photography Guidelines

Please click HERE to view the guidelines when visiting our school.

Gurney Guidelines for Volunteers/Visitors and Recess/Lunch Volunteers

Volunteers and Visitors are always welcome at Gurney Elementary School!  Please read our guidelines in preparation for your visit!
Click here to read our Lunch/Recess Volunteer Guidelines
Click here to read our Volunteer/Visitor Guidelines

Gurney Attendance Guidelines Refresher

Click HERE to view the Attendance Guidelines per the Chagrin Schools Student Handbook

Letter to Gurney Parents - Water Update

A few recent letters were sent out to inform parents on recent water test results at Gurney. Click here for the letters and a link to our Gurey Water Quality page. More +

2016-2017 Change To School Birthday Celebrations

Click HERE to learn more about the changes to the birthday celebrations beginning in the 2016-17 school year.
SaferOH Now Used by District as Tipline

SaferOH Now Used by District as Tipline

Chagrin Falls Exempted Village Schools has begun using a new safety resource, SaferOH, for its anonymous tip line that is free of charge. The Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Public Safety established this service in response to Governor Kasich's comprehensive school safety plan. The tip line will accept both calls and texts 24 hours a day for registered schools. More +

Online Absence Reporting Forms

Online Absence Reporting
 All absences should be reported by 9:00 AM. Attendance Rules refresher per the Chagrin Schools Student Handbook.
Arrival - 8:25 a.m.
Classes begin at 8:35 a.m.
Dismissal - 3:20 p.m. 
Transportation Changes MUST be made by 2:00 p.m. and called in to the main office. No transportation changes will be accepted after 2:00 p.m. unless it is an emergency. Do not contact the teacher directly for any transportation changes during the day, call the Gurney office at 440-893-4030.

Dr. Jones Tweets from Gurney School!

Gurney Water Quality Information

This link provides information for Gurney School water quality information
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