T. C. Gurney Elementary School

School News

Gurney "Super" Book Fair - December 3 - December 10

Tuesday, December 3 and Wednesday, December 4 - Open 8 am - 6 pm
December 5 - December 9 - Open 8 am - 4 pm 


For information on Holiday Show times and attendee schedule please CLICK HERE.  More +

Gurney's Cook's Choice Week of December 16

Monday, December 16 - Chicken Nuggets, Buttered Noodles, Hot Veggies, Choice of Fruit, Milk
Tuesday, December 17 - Dominoes Pizza, Garden Salad, Veggie Bar, Fruit, Milk
Wednesday, December 18 - Meatballs, Meatsauce, or Marinara with Rotini, Garlic breadsticks, Hot Veggie, Fruit, Milk
Thursday, December 19 - Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Chicken Nuggets, or Pizza, Hot Veggie, Fruit, Milk 
Friday, December 20 - Breaded Mozzarella Cheesesticks, Marinara Sauce, Hot Veggie, Fruit, Milk 
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  • December 3 - 10 - Gurney Fall Book Fair
  • December 9 - Tiger Beats Performance  7:00 PM @ CFIS Auditorium
  • December 19 - Holiday Performance - Grades 1-3
  • December 20 - Holiday Show Make-Up Day (if needed) / Holiday Class Parties 
  • 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 Community Activities for students CLICK HERE
  • The 2019-2020 approved district calendar is located on the District Website or you can CLICK HERE 
  • The 2019-2020 Gurney calendar CLICK HERE 


The Encore Nights are:
March 11 - Last Names A-M; March 12 - Last names N-Z
5:30 - 7:00 PM for both nights 

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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 (go to page 7)

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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