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Chagrin Falls

Exempted Village Schools

T. C. Gurney Elementary School

School News

Welcome Back Letter From Dr. Rachel Jones, Principal

Welcome back to the 2016-17 School Year! Click "More" for a message from Dr. Jones. More +

Gurney Summer Assignments

The incoming third graders have a summer reading assignment. Click HERE for the pages to print out with directions. More +

Letter to Gurney Parents - Water Update 8-20-16

A letter was sent out to inform parents on recent water test results at Gurney. Click here for the letter. More +

Order Your Back-To-School Supplies for 2016-17 School Year NOW

Order your school supplies for next year NOW through "1st Day School Supplies." Click on this link before June 30 and choose your grade level (K-3). Your kits will be shipped directly to your home in August. June 30 is the deadline to place your order to be delivered directly to your home. After this date you will need to purchase the supplies on your own. For the complete list of school supplies for 2016-17, please click on "More" to the right. 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. More +

Gurney Attendance Guidelines Refresher

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

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 +

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 Volunteer/Visitor Guidelines
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Gurney Elementary doors open at 8:25 a.m. Students should be dropped off NO LATER than 8:35 a.m. Classes begin at 8:40 a.m.  Students will be marked Tardy if they are not in their classrooms by 8:40 a.m.
All visitors must report directly to the office upon arrival. Students, along with a parent/guardian, must report to the office once classes begin. 
 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 a true emergency. Please do not contact the teacher directly for any transportation changes during the day, call the Gurney office at 440-893-4030.  
 Online Absence Reporting
To report an absence, please click on the grade level of your child (see box below). All absences should be reported by 9:00 AM. Attendance Rules refresher per the Chagrin Schools Student Handbook.

Online Absence Reporting Forms

Dr. Jones Tweets from Gurney School!

Gurney Water Quality Information

This link provides information for Gurney School water quality information