Building Profile

LOHR ELEMENTARY

Lohr Elementary is one of five elementary schools in the Perry Local School system.  Lying between Canton and Massillon, the Perry System serves approximately 5000 students. Lohr Elementary is home to approximately 300 students in grades K-4. The school is located in a very rural section of Perry Township. Lohr sits on about 10 acres and is surrounded by gently, rolling farm land. Presently, Lohr has two sections of 1st, 2nd, and 4th grades.  There are three sections of Kindergarten and 3rd grade.  There are 15 full time teachers and approximately 21 support staff that serve Lohr students on a daily basis. Lohr Elementary is noted for its peaceful setting and welcoming atmosphere.

Statistics & Additional Information

▪Total Enrollment: 285

▪Grade Levels: K- 4

▪Number of Staff: 35

Certified 24

Classified 11

▪School Year: Four 9-week Grading Periods

▪Ranked “Excellent” by the Ohio Department of Education for the past five years

▪Core subjects: math, reading, writing, science and social studies

▪Specialized areas: computer lab, library, art, music and physical education

▪Specialized services: Title One Reading, Resource/Co-teaching, and Gifted & Talented

▪100% of staff is “highly qualified,” as determined by the Ohio Department of Education

▪Focus on technology for the 21st Century learner, with electronic smartboards in every Classroom

▪Rated Excellent by the Ohio Department of Education in 2001, 2002, 2003,
2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

The mission of Lohr Elementary School is to emphasize excellence in learning and provide opportunities for every child to realize his/her potential in a safe environment.  We also encourage students to become responsible, productive citizens, and lifelong learners.