Parish School

Gesu Catholic School is a “Blue Ribbon School of Excellence” for students in preschool through grade 8. The school, with its rich tradition of Catholic values and Jesuit identity, provides a community and a curriculum dedicated to the personal growth of each child. Students learn to think critically and globally as they prepare for their future. For more information, please visit the school’s websiteemail Lucy Iemmolo, Principal, or call (216) 932-0620.

Preschool

The Gesu Preschool offers classes for 3, 4 and 5 year old children. The preschool has an integrated curriculum that uses a center-based approach where learning occurs through active exploration and interaction in a “hands-on” environment. Registration is held in late January. To learn more, email Debbie Lautenbach or Paula Lang.

School Core Leadership Team

The Gesu School Leadership Team, consisting of the school principal, assistant principal, and six teachers, meets every six weeks in order to maintain communication in the school. This group helps to establish policies and maintain the effective operation of the school. For more information, email Lucy Iemmolo.

Wisdom Group

This group of local educators, including several Gesu parents, meets quarterly to discuss issues in the community that may impact Gesu School. Members of this group share expertise and resources with the school community as the school administration continue to plan for the future. For more information, email Lucy Iemmolo.

Gesu School PTO

The Gesu School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is an organization of all parents of Gesu students and the faculty of the school.  The PTO serves as the liaison organization between the parents and staff, promotes communication and parent education, and conducts fundraisers for the school. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm in McAuley Hall. All parents are welcome to attend. For more information email Jen Rarick or Jenny Lambert.

Early Childhood Programs (Happy Together and TOPS)

Happy Together is a parent/child class for children ages 18-30 months old, which utilizes a playgroup-like setting and meets once per week. TOPS (Time Out For Parents) is a drop-off program for 2-3 year old children that also meets once per week from 9:15am – 11:15am Tuesday through Friday (choose one day). Both programs meet in the lower level of Gesu School. For more information, please email Karen Smith or call (440) 446-1967.