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  • Ralph E. Waite Elementary School
    4765 Cobblestone Park Drive
    Medina, OH  44256
    Office Number - (330) 636-4500 
    Fax Number - (330) 636-3835 
    Attendance / Clinic Number - (330) 636-4504

         

    Our motto is Learn Together, Lead Forever!

     

    At Waite, we are committed to growing enthusiastic readers and writers, as well as critical thinkers and problem solvers. We believe deeper learning occurs through purposeful integration of rigorous academic content with skills, mindsets and experiences that cultivate our Portrait of a Bee competencies.


    Our staff is committed to helping our students develop a positive growth mindset and recognize that their unique gifts and talents can and will make positive contributions to the world around them.

     

    And We Always Remember the 3 R's: 

         Be Respectful, Be Responsible, and Be Ready!

     

    Principal

    Mr. Matt Mattie

       Email:  mattiem@medinabees.org

     

    Secretaries:  
    Mrs. Sharon Terrion
        Email:  terrions@medinabees.org

     

    Mrs. Laura Wyatt

         Email:  wyattl@medinabees.org


    Guidance Counselor:
    Miss Charity Andrews
        Email:  andrewsc@medinabees.org

     

    Psychologist:
    Mrs. Carrie Martin
        Email:  martinc@medinabees.org

    ATTENDANCE / CLINIC LINE:  (330) 636-4504
    Please call this number before 9 am or after 4 pm and leave your child's name, teacher's name and the reason your child will not be in school or the reason they will be tardy. Please provide details of any symptoms if your child is ill. A message may also be left on this number after 4pm the day before your child is absent.  Thank you!
     
    TIMES TO REMEMBER:
    Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    Phones will be answered from 9:00 - 3:45

    School Hours are 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Tardy Bell rings at 8:55 a.m.

     

     

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  • UPCOMING EVENTS TO

    WELCOME 2024-2025 BLAKE STUDENTS

    TO WAITE ELEMENTARY!

    March 14

    March PTO Meeting

    March 20

    Son and Someone Special

     at Scene 75

    April 4

    April PTO Meeting

    April 5

    Her and a VIP Dance

    April 26

    Welcome to Waite Community Event

    May 1

    Fine Arts Festival

    May 2

    May PTO Meeting

    May 16

    Blake visit to Waite

    (During School Day)

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  • SCHOOL FEES 2023-2024

    Grades K, 1, 2 - $36
    Grades 3, 4, 5 - $44

     

    Grades 2 - 5 also have a Chromebook Insurance fee.

     

    You must OPT OUT by 9/15 if you do not want it.  

     

    The OPT OUT Form will be available in Final Forms, see below.

     

    PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR PAYMENT OPTIONS

     

     

    MEAL PRICES 2023-2024

    Breakfast $2.50

    Lunch $3.25

    Milk $0.50

     

     

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  • WAITE SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST

    FOR 2024-2025:    CLICK HERE

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    1st Day School Supplies 

    Order HERE by July 1

    1st Day School Supplies Flyer

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  • Kindergarten Registration

    for the 2024-2025 school year for students who will be 5 years of age (or older) by August 1, 2024 is open! 

    For more information on the registration process, please Click Here.

    Kdg

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  • INTRADISTRICT OPEN ENROLLMENT

    Forms will be online and available April 1 through May 30.

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  • CAMP INVENTION

    Hosted by Medina City Schools and held at Root Middle School this year!     

    Camp Invention is a nationally acclaimed, week-long STEM enrichment program for children entering grades K-6.  Click HERE for more information.

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  • 2024 Medina Boys Basketball

    Skills Camp May 28 - May 30

    Basketball Skills Camp Flyer

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  • WEEKENDER BAG PROGRAM

    If you qualify for free/reduced lunches and would like to enroll in the Weekender Bag program with Feeding Medina County, please click on this link:   Weekender Bag Form

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  • FINAL FORMS

    STUDENT UPDATE INFORMATION:

    Each school year your student's information must be confirmed and/or updated through Final Forms. Click Here to access Final Forms.

    If you need help completing this update, please click on the links below for instructions. Thank you!

    Current Student Instructions

    New Student Instructions

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