Mary B. Martin
- Dr. Gary McPherson
- Hours of Operation
- 8 a.m. to 2:30
- School Type
- Operated By
Mary B. Martin School, named for
the first black woman elected to the
Cleveland Board of Education, is
located in the heart of Cleveland’s
Hough neighborhood. We provide a
comprehensive education with a focus
on English language arts, mathematics,
science, social studies and the visual and
We emphasize technology-based
learning and seize every opportunity for
scholars to learn outside the classroom,
including field trips to nearby arts and
cultural institutions in University Circle.
Our partnerships strengthen our scholars.
• University Circle, Inc. creates a vital link between our teachers, students, and
families and the collections and live performance resources at University Circle.
Field trips to nearby museums and institutions provide students with real-world
applications of their classroom lessons.
• PNC Bank’s “Grow Up Great” program provides professional development in arts
and extended learning activities to our Pre-K.
• Case Western Reserve University, Beech Brook, and Murtis Taylor Human
Services System support our health and wellness programming.
• After-School All-Stars Ohio offers a variety for after-school activities for scholars
in grades 1-7 to keep children safe and to help them discover new interests.
• True2U mentoring and career awareness prepares eighth-grade students for the
transition from middle school to high school—and beyond.