T. C. Gurney Elementary School

School News

Kindergarten 2020-2021 Kick-Off and Information

CLICK HERE for information on Kindergarten Kick-Off as well as additional information
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Gurney's Daily Morning Announcements

You will find Gurney's daily morning announcements HERE, the days school is in session. More +

Gurney's Weekly Principal Newsletter

CLICK HERE to view the Gurney Weekly Principal Newsletter for May 16, 2020  More +

Gurney Staff Quarantunes Playlist

CLICK HERE to view and listen to the Gurney's Staff Quarantunes Playlist  More +

Attendance Reminder

Please remember that during this time of virtual learning, parents are still asked to notify the school if their student is unable to participate due to illness or a planned absence. Absences can be reported online, calling the Gurney Attendance line, or by notifying your student's homeroom teacher. More +

Gurney Staff Contact List

CLICK HERE for a list of Gurney Teachers emails and Twitter accounts More +

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.


  • May 21, 2020 - Last Day of School for Students
  • 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  CLICK HERE 
  • The 2020-2021 district calendar CLICK HERE

Gurney Featured in "Read to Them" Publication

Gurney Elementary School is featured on the front page of the "Read to Them" Winter 2020 newsletter. Our One School, One Book program is featured in a two-page story.  CLICK HERE to read!


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.

Dr. Jones Tweets from Gurney School!

Gurney Water Quality Information

This link provides information for Gurney School water quality information
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