Alerts & Information for (Monday, February 2, 2015)
All-Day Closure
Due to the current weather conditions and tomorrow's forecast,  Lorain City Schools will be closed - Monday, February 2, 2015.
The Board of Education meeting scheduled for 6:30pm has been postponed and will be rescheduled.


Buildings Affected:
  • Lorain City Schools
  • Lorain High School
  • General Johnnie Wilson Middle School
  • Longfellow Middle School
  • Frank Jacinto Elementary
  • Larkmoor Elementary
  • Washington Elementary
  • Palm Elementary
  • Garfield Elementary
  • Toni Morrison Elementary
  • Helen Steiner Rice Elementary
  • Stevan Dohanos Elementary
  • Hawthorne Elementary
  • Admiral Ernest J. King Elementary
  • Credit Recovery Academy
  • New Beginnings Academy
  • Lorain High Annex
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    Toni Morrison Elementary School
    Toni Morrison Elementary School is located at 1830 West 40th Street. Approximately 350 students are enrolled in Preschool through 6th grade. Toni Morrison offers a Hearing Impaired Program. Classes begin at 8:00 am and end at 2:30 pm. For more information, please call (440) 960-7008.

    Toni Morrison Elementary opened in August 2007 and is named for Lorain native Chloe Wofford. She graduated from Lorain High School in January 1949 and was Treasurer of her graduating class. She has written many best selling novels and is a winner of a Pulitzer Prize and a Nobel Prize. Among her best known novels are The Bluest EyeSong of Solomon and Beloved. She is Lorain’s only Nobel Laureate. She later changed her name to Toni Morrison. Toni Morrison Elementary School was built to hold 350 students for an investment of $8.0 million, of which nearly 80% came from the state of Ohio.
    Toni Morrison Elementary News

    DID YOU KNOW???
     
    For 2 years in a row, Toni Morrison has earned straight A's in the Value Added component of the Ohio Report Card.  We are so proud of our students, parents and staff that work together to achieve such an awesome goal.  Bring on year 3!!              

    Progress:     A for Overall Value Added
                               A for Students with Disabilities
                               A for the lowest 20% in Achievement

     
    We also received the highest Lorain City School attendance percentage for the 2013-2014 school year at 96%!!   
     
    Academic Awards Assemblies
    Academic Awards Assemblies 2014-2015
    Quarter 1: Friday, October 24, 2014
    Quarter 2: Friday, January 23, 2015
    Quarter 3: Friday, March 27, 2015
    Kinder-3rd Grade: 1pm
    Grade 4-6: 1:45pm
    Quarter 4: Tuesday, June 2, 2015
    Kinder-3rd Grade: 8:30am
    Grades 4-6: 9:15am
     
    Toni Morrison Elementary
    1830 W. 40th Street
    Lorain, Ohio 44053
    Phone (440) 960-7008
    Fax (440) 960-7015
     
    Principal: Megan Young
     
    School Hours: 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM 
     
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    2350 Pole Avenue   |   Lorain, Ohio 44052   |   440-233-2271
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