Gilcrest Elementary School

Welcome to Gilcrest Elementary

2021 - 2022 School hours: 8:00am - 3:20pm
Monday - Friday  August 12 - October 1, 2021
Tuesday - Friday October 5, 2021 - April 1, 2022
Monday - Friday April 4 - 29, 2022
Tuesday - Friday  May 3 - 27, 2022

School Supply lists can be found under the Downloads on the right side of this page

New Student & Kindergarten Registration

To register as a new student to Gilcrest Elementary grades 1 - 5 or for Kindergarten 2021 - 2022 please click here.

Upcoming Events

Have A Super Great Summer!
Use the Elementary Links (under Quick Links on the left side) to keep learning this summer.

The Platteville and Nantes Libraries are having a summer reading program.
Click Nantes Library Summer flyer.pdf to download the information.

Summer activities for kids - Click Things to do this Summer.pdf to download the information from the Platteville Recreation Department
KIDS 18 and under Eat Free All Summer! 
Grab N’ Go Meals

GILCREST BAPTIST CHURCH 802 Birch St., Gilcrest •
11 AM—1 PM Mondays, June 7 to July 26
(3 breakfasts and 3 lunches provided)
NORTH VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (North side by the gym) 300 2nd Ave, LaSalle
12 – 1 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays June 1 to July 29
(2 breakfasts and 2 lunches provided on Tuesday and 3 of each on Thursday)
PLATTEVILLE COMMUNITY CENTER 508 Reynolds Ave, Platteville
11:30 AM – 1 PM Wednesdays June 2 to July 28
(3 breakfasts and 3 lunches provided)

To locate feeding sites out of the district, please visit the Weld Food Bank website at the following:
All children ages 18 and under are welcome!
For inquiries about the Summer Feeding program, please contact Randee Morris at 970 356 2199 X 302

¡Los niños comen gratis todo el verano! 

Comida para llevar

 802 Birch St., Gilcrest • 11 AM—1 PM Lunes, 7 junio a 26 de julio
(3 desayunos y 3 almuerzos)
NORTH VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (lado norte de la escuela - gimnasio) 
 300 2nd Ave, La Salle 12 – 1 PM martes y jueves 1 de junio a 29 de julio
(2 desayunos y 2 almuerzos el martes y 3 de cada uno el jueves)
508 Reynolds Ave, Platteville 11:30 AM – 1 PM miércoles 2 de junio - 28 de julio 
(3 desayunos y 3 almuerzos)

Para sitios de alimentación fuera del distrito, visite el sitio web de Weld Food Bank: 
¡Los jóvenes hasta los 18 años son bienvenidos!

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Preschool Registration

Preschool registration is now open for 2021-2022 school year / La inscripción preescolar ya está abierta para el año escolar 2021-2022

Please click here for more information. 
Haga clic aquí para obtener más información.

Gilcrest PTO

GES earns Governor's Distinguished Improvement Award

Image of Governor's award flags 
Congratulations to GES staff and students for earning the Governor's Distinguished Improvement Award for the second year in a row! Great Job everyone! 

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Inclement Weather

In the event that schools in the district would need to be closed due to weather or other circumstances, that decision will be made no later than 5:00 a.m. Parents and staff will be notified by phone and it will be posted on the Weld RE-1 Website. The following news media outlets will also be notified in the event of a school closure:

KUNC FM 91.5, KFKA AM 1310, 
Channel 4 (CBS4/KCNC Denver)
Channel 7 (7 News KMGH), 
Channel 9 (9News KUSA)
Channel 13(Fox 31), 
The Greeley Tribune
Gilcrest Elementary School
North Valley Middle School
Pete Mirich Elementary School
Platteville Elementary School
South Valley Middle School
Valley High School
Gilcrest Elementary School
1175 Birch Street Gilcrest, CO 80623 | Phone: (970) 350-4201 Opt. 6 | Fax: (970) 737-2400

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