John Dewey Elementary School is located at 23401 Emery Road in Warrensville Heights. We are the proud home of the Tiger Cubs and serve scholars in pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and first grade.
Mission: Creating an education environment that promotes CURIOSITY, CRITICAL THINKING, COMMUNICATION and COLLABORATION while empowering scholars to be responsible contributing members of our community, nation and world.
Vision: Inspiring Confidence and Encouraging Success
At John Dewey, you'll find:
- Grades pre-kindergarten through 1st are hosted here, and unlike other districts, pre-kindergarten and kindergarten are all-day and tuition free
- Services children with disabilities ages three through five in an inclusive environment for learning with typically developing peers ages four to five
- A 4-STAR ODE Step Up to Quality program that emphasizes hands-on learning to meet the needs, interests, and abilities of each student
- A comprehensive, evidenced-based curriculum that is aligned with Ohio’s Early Learning Standards in all essential domains for kindergarten readiness
- Highly trained teachers with expertise in early childhood education
- Specialists in music, art, media, and physical education
- Support services for children who have special needs or who are learning English as a second language
- Classroom instruction and activities are structured for the unique needs of young learners
- Low staff to child ratio
- Free breakfast and lunch