Gilcrest Elementary School

Welcome to Gilcrest Elementary

2020 - 2021 School hours: 8:00am - 3:20pm
Monday - Friday April 5 - 30
Tuesday - Friday May 4 - 28 
Masks highly recommended for PreK - 5th grade students. Masks mandatory for all adults. 

Click Here for the GES Library Catalog and Checking out books for remote learning

Kindergarten Registration

To register for Kindergarten 2021 - 2022 please click here.

Upcoming Events

Spring Flowers
Apr. 30 - May 14 Butter Braid fundraiser
Wednesday - Friday May 12 - 14  5th grade Outdoor Ed. at Sky Ranch
Friday, May 14  8:30  PTO meeting (please check the PTO Facebook page)
Monday, May 17  9:00 - 3:00 Preschool screenings
May 18 - 21 Spirit Week
   Tuesday - Hat Day
   Wednesday - Hawaiian/Beach Day
   Thursday - Tye Dye Day
   Friday - Class Color Day
      PreK - Pink
      Kindergarten - Red
      1st Grade - Orange
      2nd Grade - Yellow
      3rd Grade - Green
      4th Grade - Blue
      5th Grade - Purple
Thursday, May 20 Butter Braid delivery
Thursday, May 20 11:00 - 1:00 Preschool Field Day at Gilcrest Municipal Park
Friday, May 21  Preschool End of Year Program AM class @ 9:30am  /  PM class @ 2:15pm
Thursday, May 27 End of Year Awards Assembly - Recorded on Class Dojo
Thursday, May 27 10:30 - 3:30 5th Grade End of Year Celebration
Friday, May 28   Field Day
Friday May 28 Last day of school - Students dismissed at Noon; Breakfast served - No Lunch served.

Have A Super Great Summer!

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.

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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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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
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Gilcrest Elementary School
1175 Birch Street Gilcrest, CO 80623 | Phone: (970) 350-4201 Opt. 6 | Fax: (970) 737-2400

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