T. C. Gurney Elementary School

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KINDERGARTEN SCREENING SIGN-UPS - 2019-2020

GURNEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

KINDERGARTEN  SCREENING  SIGN-UPS 

MAY 2 AND 3, 2019

Please click HERE to sign your child up for kindergarten screening! 

Upcoming Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020 School Year

 
 

A FEW REMINDERS

  • May 2 & 3 Kindergarten Screenig
  • May 3 Full Day Kindergarten Sign Up Deadline
  • May 9-11 Fine Arts Festival (PAC)
  • May 14-21 Gurney Art Walk
  • May 23 Tiger Trek/Field Day
  • May 24 NO SCHOOL  PreK - 6th grade
  • May 27 NO SCHOOL Memorial Day
  • May 29 Preschool last day
  • May 30 Last Day of school (K-3rd grade), 3rd grade clapout at 12:45, early dismissal at 1:00 pm 
  • Purchase student pre-sale athletic tickets at Gurney for all sports $4 - this is a $2 savings (adult tickets are available at the door)
  • Check out Flyer Central for Gurney Community Ed activities CLICK HERE
  • IMPORTANT REMINDERS CLICK HERE 
  • The 2018-2019 approved district calendar is located under Quick Links or you can CLICK HERE 
  • The 2019-2020 approved district calendar is located on the District Website or you can CLICK HERE 

ORDER YOUR SCHOOL SUPPLIES ONLINE FOR 2019-2020 - Grades 1-3 Only

Order your Back-to-School Supplies ONLINE and get them delivered directly to your home - FIRM DEADLINE is June 30, 2019 - CLICK HERE 
 
If you want to purchase the supplies on your own click on the entering grade level below:

IMPORTANT NOTICE Regarding Parent Volunteers / Parents Attending Gurney School Parties

Please CLICK HERE for Volunteer Guidelines for Gurney School Parties

In Every Classroom at Gurney!

In every classroom at Gurney we have typical learners, gifted/advanced learners and at-risk learners. Click on the links below to see the various assessments and instructional programs our teachers use to meet the needs of all learners in their classrooms. 
 
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HOW WILL MY CHILD LEARN MATH THIS YEAR?

Your child’s classroom will use Bridges in Mathematics second edition, a comprehensive curriculum for grades PreK–5. Bridges is a rigorous program designed to address the new math standards in a way that’s enjoyable and accessible to all learners. Bridges features a combination of whole-group, small-group, and independent activities that are problem centered. To get an overview of the Bridges in Mathematics program CLICK HERE. To go to the Bridges in Mathematics Family Support site CLICK HERE. More +

IMPORTANT: NEW VISITOR SAFETY/SECURITY SIGN-IN PROCEDURES

 When you visit or volunteer at Gurney Elementary, there are new safety/security procedures upon entering the school. Please click this link for more information ... LobbyGuard Gurney Elementary

Vision and Hearing Screening News

Please CLICK HERE for information on VIsion and Screening 

Not receiving Gurney emails?

In order to receive emails from any Chagrin Falls school regarding school activities and news, you MUST sign up at "Stay Connected." The button is located at the top right of our website (look at the top right of your screen). You will start receiving emails once you sign up, you will not receive any emails that have already gone out.

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.

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.
 
If your student will be missing two or more days, please fill out a
 
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
View text-based website