Principal's Message

Message from Mr. Turner


As the  school year has come to a close, I would like to acknowledge those who helped make this a successful year.  I appreciate all of your support to help make this a wonderful school.

            Special thanks to:

  • The Rootstown Elementary students, who come to school with a positive attitude and terrific work ethic.
  • The teachers, who spend many hours preparing lessons to maximize learning opportunities for our students.
  • NEOMED, Townhall II, Children’s Advantage, Portage County Sheriff’s Department, Mahoning County ESC, Kent State AT&T Classroom and SST8 for their service to the building all year.
  • The parents and community members, who supported the building by volunteering at the school.
  • The PTA, for their support of the staff and students throughout the year.
  • The district and school support staff, for helping to make the school run smoothly throughout the year.


As you can see, many people helped make this a wonderful year.  Please know that I appreciate everyone’s time and effort to make this school excellent.  Enjoy your summer as a family.


Mr. Turner