Gilles-Sweet Elementary School

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Gilles-Sweet Elementary School
4320 West 220th St.
Fairview Park, OH 44126
Phone: (440) 356 – 3525
Fax: (440) 356 – 3701

School Hours: 

School Day: 8:40 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.
8 a.m. Early Drop off/Breakfast Drop off by Recess Doors
8:20 a.m. Students may be dropped off
8:25 a.m. First Bell
8:40 a.m. Final Bell

2:50 p.m. Car and special van riders dismissal
2:55 p.m. Bus, bikers, and walkers dismissal

Principal: Matthew Krivak 

Our goal is to keep our students safe! Please observe the following rules when dropping off and picking up your child:

  1. NEVER park and/or leave your car on Alexander Rd. and West 222 St. when dropping off/picking up your child.
  2. NEVER double-park on Alexander Rd. and West 222 St.
  3. NEVER drop off or pick up your child on West 220 St. This is extremely dangerous.
  4. NEVER use the back parking lot to drop off or pick up your child – this is for buses only.
  5. NEVER use the front parking lot to drop off or pick up your child – this is for Special Transportation only.
  6. Students should enter and exit cars ONLY when they are in the curb lane.
  7. Do NOT allow your child to walk between parked cars and buses to get to your vehicle.
  8. Use designated crosswalks if you have parked across the street. Jaywalking is unsafe and illegal!
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Gilles-Sweet Elementary News

Mrs. Kerry Sheldon Honored with Two Awards from the Educational Service Center (ESC) of Northeast Ohio and State Support Team – Region 3

ESC of Northeast Ohio Recognizes Students, Peers and Educators with 2021 Excellence in Education Awards For the past 42 years, the Educational Service Center (ESC) of Northeast Ohio and State Support Team – Region 3 recognize students with disabilities, peers and educators with the annual 

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2021 State of the Schools

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Shanna Kovi Hired as Associate Principal at Gilles-Sweet Elementary

Shanna Kovi hired as Associate Principal of Gilles-Sweet Elementary School beginning in 2021-2022 school year At the Thursday, February 18, 2021 regular Board of Education meeting, the board approved Mrs. Shanna Kovi as Associate Principal of Gilles-Sweet Elementary School beginning August 1, 2021.  Since 2018, 

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State Testing 2021

State Testing 2021 Gilles-Sweet Elementary: 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade Ohio State Tests Ohio State achievement Tests tell us how well our students are growing in the knowledge and skills outlined in Ohio’s Learning Standards.  These tests help guide and strengthen future teaching so we 

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Heather Kaminski hired as Associate Principal of Lewis F. Mayer Middle School for 2021-2022 school year

At the Tuesday, February 16, 2021 regular Board of Education meeting, the board approved Mrs. Heather Kaminski as Associate Principal of Lewis F. Mayer Middle School beginning August 1, 2021.  Since 2015, Mrs. Kaminski has been a Life Science Teacher at Avon Lake City Schools. 

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Fairview Park Board of Education welcomes Rob Showalter as new Treasurer

The Fairview Park Board of Education is pleased to announce Rob Showalter as the new treasurer for the Fairview Park City School District. He will begin serving the district as treasurer on April 1, 2021.   Showalter has most recently served as the Treasurer and Chief 

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Fairview Park City Schools Invites School and Community Stakeholders to Participate in Focus Groups for Superintendent Search

Following the December announcement that Dr. Bill Wagner will retire at the end of the 2020-2021 school year, the Fairview Park Board of Education is embarking on the search process for a new Superintendent.  The Board is seeking input on characteristics and qualities of a 

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