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Chagrin Falls

Exempted Village Schools

T. C. Gurney Elementary School

School News

Kindergarten Registration Information

Kindergarten Registration: March 18th - 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Kindergarten Kickoff - Parent Meeting - April 6th - 6:00 pm
Kindergarten Screening - May 4 and 5, 2017
(If you are unsure about the decision to send your child to kindergarten, please register them and have them complete the kindergarten screening process and make your decision following that process)
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A Few Reminders

  • January 9 school resumes for PreK - 6.
  • Gurney Spirit Week January 9-13.  Monday Mustache Day; Texas Tuesday -wear your favorite western inspired clothing; Workout Wednesday - wear your favorite workout clothing; Thawed Out Thursday - wear your favorite tropical/bright colored clothing, sunglasses, etc.; Friday Spirit Day - wear orange and black. Saturday, January 14 is Gurney Day at the CF Girls' Basketball Game - JV games starts at 1:00 p.m. and Varsity at 2:30 p.m. Purchase Gurney STUDENT tickets at Gurney or at the door for $1. Adult tickets and other Student tickets must be purchased at the door for $6.
  • Interested in receiving correspondence from Gurney? Click on the Stay Connected button located on the upper right corner of the page
  • Check out all of Gurney's events located on the Calendar to the right or click on "Calendar" to the left.

REMEMBER Gurney's Big 5

Students will be going out for recess most days so please remember to send your child with the BIG 5 ... hats, gloves, coats, boots and snow pants. If your child does not have the BIG 5, they will not be allowed to play in the snow.

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

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 +

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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