T. C. Gurney Elementary School

School News

Gurney Picture Day is October 15

Attention - The date of the Gurney Picture Day is now October 15. You can view all of the Gurney calendar dates by clicking on "Calendar" to the left or by viewing the calendar to the right.
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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:

2019 Summer Assignments for First, Second, Third and Fourth Grades

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


  • August 20 First Day of School Grades 1-3
  • August 20 - 21 Kindergarten & Preschool Orientation Days 
  • August 22 First Day of School for Kindergartners
  • August 23 First Day of School for Preschool
  • 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
  • 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 

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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 +

Visitor Photography Guidelines

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

Gurney Attendance Guidelines Refresher

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

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.

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Gurney Water Quality Information

This link provides information for Gurney School water quality information
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