Marion C. Seltzer School Pre-8

International scholars building a better world

  • Step Up to Quality

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  • Location: 1468 West 98th St.
    Cleveland, OH 44102
    Phone: 216-838-6550
    9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Principal: Caitlin Kilbane

    Network Leader: Allayna Ratliff

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    Welcome to Marion C. Seltzer School!

    Marion C. Seltzer, in partnership with the community, celebrates each child’s unique abilities, culture and experiences as we develop productive, global citizens. Our diverse student body represents 17 languages and 27 countries.

    Our school offers a wide range of academic programs and supports:

    • A 5-star Step Up to Quality preschool program
    • Bilingual support services for English Language Learners
    • Partnerships with the Cudell Recreation Center and the Cudell Fine Arts Center
    • Extracurricular opportunities including photography, homework club, open studio, We Run This City, anti-bullying club, choir, boys and girls soccer, boys and girls basketball and youth clay class
    • SPARK family-focused intervention program to prepare children for kindergarten

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  • Pep rally encourages students to Get 2 School (Video, photo gallery)

    CMSD relaunched its Get 2 School, You Can Make It attendance campaign Wednesday, with speakers at a pep rally providing words of inspiration and telling students about the importance of attending school every day.

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  • True2U seeking mentors for 8th graders

    The True2U program is seeking mentors to help CMSD eighth graders begin to chart their futures. The volunteer mentors will work with the students throughout the year to help them explore their strengths and interests, think about career possibilities and select which CMSD high school is best for them.

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  • New school year will bring new tools, services

    A new school year is almost here, bringing with it a number of things that are new and different. While most schools won’t start classes until Aug. 22, some high schools that operate year-round will welcome ninth graders on Monday and other students on Tuesday. Several other schools will return Monday, Aug. 8.

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  • Board of Education renames three schools

    6/28/2022 -- Schools were renamed for the late U.S. Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones, former Principal Natividad Pagan and activist Mary Church Terrell.

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