Painesville City Local Schools

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Board of Education
58 Jefferson Street
Painesville, Ohio  44077
Phone:   440-392-5060
Fax:       440-392-5089
The Painesville City Local Schools, one of the largest employers in the City of Painesville, has a current enrollment of 3044 students and employs approximately 420 administrators, teachers and support staff to serve the widely diverse student population.
Currently, the district is comprised of one high school, one middle school and three elementary schools that serve the educational needs of the approximately 19,000 people that live within the 7.75 square miles of the Painesville City community. 

The schools are located at the following locations:
Harvey High School                     200 West Walnut Avenue
Heritage Middle School               135 Cedarbrook Drive
Chestnut Elementary School       341 Chestnut Street 
Elm Street Elementary School     585 Elm Street
Maple Elementary School            560 West Jackson Street
The City of Painesville is located in northeast Ohio, just 2 miles south of Lake Erie’s shoreline and twenty-five miles east of Cleveland. Serving as the Lake County Seat, the 7.75 square mile urban community is made up of a highly diverse population of about a 19,564 people. The richness of the City’s diversity is strengthened by the District’s central role in educating these students and celebrating their academic, cultural, athletic and artistic range of talents in the schools.

The median income in our community is $34,500. Of the children enrolled in our district, eighty-five percent of families are eligible for government assistance. Click on the links below to see more information about the City of Painesville.