Welcome to Solon Schools and the Solon Family

Congratulations to Solon students, staff and families on an excellent State of Ohio School Report Card. Solon Schools ranked #3 in the state and #1 in Northeast Ohio!

Kudos to Roxbury on its A+ grade in the new 2015 K-12 Best Schools Niche Rankings!

Using our map keys to create our 3D maps.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Article Submitted by: Lisa Havens

Art Museum
Friday, March 20, 2015

On March 19th, we had the opportunity to visit the Cleveland Art Museum. It was one, awesome trip. The class was able to see many works of art including pieces from Cezanne, Picasso, Van Gogh, and Jackson Pollock. It was well worth the trip.

Article Submitted by: Tyson Tinter

Communication Stations
Friday, March 06, 2015

As part of our history unit, the students enjoyed visiting different communication stations around the classroom. They had to try to create an invitation to an imaginary game night using email, pencil and paper, quill pen and feather (which was really a paintbrush and watercolors), a printing press (ink and letter stamps), morse code, or carving hieroglyphics. They discovered that some forms of communication take much longer to produce than others. They also realized that changes in technology over time have allowed people to communicate more quickly and efficiently than in the past.

Article Submitted by: Mrs. Amy Clark

February News
Thursday, March 05, 2015

February was a super fun month! We were lucky to have COSI on Wheels come and visit us at Roxbury. Check out a few of the photos of us learning all about weather.

Article Submitted by: Danielle Feuer

Kindergarten 2015: Parent Information Night Is Wednesday, February 18
Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Solon's Kindergarten Information Night for parents is Wednesday, February 18, at 7 p.m. in the Solon High School Auditorium.

This program is a welcome and information session for incoming kindergarten parents to the Solon City Schools. Kindergarten registration folders with all the materials for registration day will be distributed. Completing these forms in advance shortens your time on registration day.

Centralized Kindergarten Registration is March 4 (A-L) and March 5 (M-Z) in the Arthur Road Elementary School cafeteria from 8 to 11:30 a.m.

Resources: Three Steps to Kindergarten Parent Flier 2015

Updated Assessment Schedule for Third and Fourth Grade Students
Thursday, February 12, 2015

Please find below the updated testing schedule for third and fourth grade students. The most significant change is for third grade students as a change in state law now requires all third graders to take the spring Ohio Achievement Assessment (OAA) in reading. Third graders will not take the new state test in English/Language Arts this year.

This schedule is for the state assessments aligned to the learning standards in the core content areas of English/Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies. These new assessments have two parts:

• A performance-based assessment
• An end-of-year test

Solon students are taking the paper and pencil versions of these tests this year. Please note that these tests are given on multiple days, but the actual testing time per day is shorter than in the past with the OAAs. The testing window allowed by the state is short. It is important for your child to be in school on these days.

To measure students’ achievement and growth, the new tests assess deeper knowledge application skills as problem-solving, writing and critical thinking.

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Resources: Printable Schedule

January News
Tuesday, February 03, 2015

We had a lot of fun this January. We finished up our changes in motion unit in science. We learned about all sorts of contact and noncontact forces and their effects on objects. We also have continued reading and writing up a storm during our literacy block. In math we have moved on to adding and subtracting 3-digit numbers. We are almost 100 days smarter and it is showing.

Article Submitted by: Danielle Feuer

Scientists at Work
Thursday, January 29, 2015


Article Submitted by: Mrs. McConnell

Feature Archive

News and Notes:

Summer Learning Opportunities

Click on the link below to explore Summer Learning Opportunities for elementary school students.

Summer Opportunities Elementary School

Kindergarten 2015

Kindergarten Info Night is 2/19 and Registration is 3/4 and 3/5!

3 Steps to Kindergarten Info Sheet

Roxbury Chess Club

Parents must complete the attached permission slip for their child to attend the Roxbury Chess Club at 7 a.m. on Monday mornings. Chess Club begins September 15.

Chess Club Permission Slip

PARCC Assessment

Visit this website for more information on PARCC online sample tests http://www.parcconline.org/

Roxbury Half-Day K Bus Schedule

Please click on the link below to see the updated half-day kindergarten stops to school.

Roxbury Half-Day Kindergarten Bus Routes - 8-21 pm

2014-15 Bus Schedule

Click on the link below to see this year's Roxbury bus routes. Please check back for updates through the start of school.

Roxbury Bus Routes - Updated 8-18 pm

Day Care Transportation Form 2014-15

Please be sure to complete the Day Care Transport form and submit it to the Transportation Department if your child will be attending a before or after school day care program in Solon.

Day Care Bus Form 2014-15