View the Amherst Schools 2020-2021 District Restart Plan by visiting our Restart webpage.
Welcome to Marion L. Steele High School, a four-year high school with approximately 1,300 students. Here at Steele, our goal is to assist students in finding their individual pathway for success.
We are proud to offer 11 Advanced Placement (AP) courses, the most College Credit Plus offerings in Lorain County, a valued partnership with Lorain County JVS, award-winning Band, Choir, Orchestra, and Theatre programs, an international learning experience through travel abroad, and two specialty programs in Medical Health Technology and Steele News Live!
Follow @SteelePrincipal and @aharigan on Twitter for all the latest Marion L. Steele High School news. Please also check this website and our Steele Report newsletter frequently for updates as the year progresses.
The building is open to students at 7:25 a.m. Our school day begins promptly at 7:45 a.m. Students are dismissed at 2:45 p.m. Office hours are from 7:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Parents and/or guardians should call the attendance line at 440-988-5230 to report a student absence.
Joe Tellier, Principal
Nick Toney, Assistant Principal, Grades 9 & 10
Ashley Harigan, Assistant Principal, Grades 11 & 12
Casey Wolf, Athletic Director
Welcome! My name is Joe Tellier, Marion L. Steele High School Principal. I am honored to have the opportunity to work with students, staff, and parents while serving the community of Amherst.
The first day of school has been postponed by one week. The first day will be Thursday, August 27th in order to give everyone more time to plan. Kindergarten will begin on September 1st and Preschool on Sept 8th.
Lorain County Public Health (LCPH) issued its "Lorain County Schools Common Re-Opening Guide" to local school districts today. Please read this message from Superintendent Steve Sayers with access to the guide.
Second Harvest Food Bank will be distributing FREE boxes of assorted shelf-stable food on Thursday, July 30th at the Amherst Junior High School from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Amherst is excited to announce that Nick Toney will be the new Assistant Principal at Marion L. Steele High School pending Board approval on Monday, July 13th!