Welcome To Weld County School District RE-1


You’ve Arrived!

Welcome To Weld County School District RE-1. WCSD RE-1 serves residents of Gilcrest, LaSalle, and Platteville with Valley High School, North and South Valley Middle Schools, and Gilcrest, Platteville, and Pete Mirich Elementary Schools.  As of last year, our diverse student body consisted of 1,990 students in grades PK-12.

 Important Updates & Information

  • UPDATED District/School Phone Numbers - Staff, Parents, and Students: Due to change of phone services, we have  ported over our old main phones numbers that will impact the way you communicate to the schools. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please update your phone contacts to the new numbers below:

    PES: Main : (970) 350 4381
    SVMS: Main: (970)  350 4347
    GES No Change : (970) 737 2409
    VHS: No Change: (970) 737 2494
    PMES Main:  (970)  350 4160 Or  (970)  350 4161
    NVMS No change (970) 350 4310
    ESC/DISTRICT OFFICE: Main : (970) 350 4204 Or  (970) 350 4206

  • New Student Registration - Please CLICK HERE for our new-to-the district online registration form.

  • We're hiring!  Bus drivers are needed for the current school year! Please call 970-350-4294 to find out more about this opportunity. 
    • $15.00-$15.60 / hour. 
    • Must have a CDL Class B license with a PS endorsement
    • Successful applicants will receive a sign-on bonus of $250, a bonus in December for $250, and a $500 bonus at the end of the employment year.
    • Apply on-line



Coming in the Spring: Preschool Screenings! 
(dates and times TBD)

Call for an appointment to see if your child is eligible for the Colorado Preschool Program.

Please bring your child, a copy of the birth certificate, and updated immunizations (exemptions accepted). All screenings will be held at Gilcrest Elementary.  The district serves children in LaSalle, Gilcrest, and Platteville.  Contact Julie Lindauer at 970.347.2273 for more information.

In compliance with Title VI & VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, and Colorado law, Weld County School District RE-1 does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to, treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates. English speaking ability will not be a barrier to participation and admission to District programs. Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees or need for special education services. The following person(s) have been identified as the compliance officer for the District. Johan vanNieuwenhuizen, Assistant Superintendent Weld County School District RE-1, 14827 W.C.R. 42, P.O. Box 157 Gilcrest, Colorado 80623, 970-737-2403, vanj@wcsdre1.org.

En cumplimiento del Título VI y VII del Acto de Derechos Civiles de 1964, Título IX de la Enmienda de Educación de 1972; Sección 504 del Acto de la Rehabilitación de 1973, la Discriminación de Edad en Acto del Empleo de 1967, el Acto de los Americanos con Discapacidades, el Acto de no Discriminación de Información Genética de 2008 y la ley de Colorado, Condado de Weld Distrito Escolar RE-1 no discrimina ilegalmente en base a raza, color, sexo, religión, origen nacional, ascendencia, credo, edad, estado civil, orientación sexual, información genética, discapacidad o necesidad de servicios de educación especial en la admisión, acceso, tratamiento o empleo en programas educativos o actividades que opera. Capacidad de hablar ingles no será un obstáculo para la participación y admisión a programas del Distrito. Se han establecido procedimientos de queja para los estudiantes, padres, empleados o necesidad de servicios de educación especial. La(s) siguiente(s) persona(s) han sido identificadas como el oficial de cumplimiento para el Distrito. Johan vanNieuwenhuizen, Asistente de Superintendente Weld Condado Distrito Escolar RE-1, 14827 W.C.R. 42, P.O. Box 157 Gilcrest, Colorado 80623, 970-737-2403, vanj@wcsdre1.org.

Locate Us

​Weld RE-1
Educational Service Center

Office Hours:
Monday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday - Thursday 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Closed Saturday & Sunday


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Substitute Teachers Needed
Posted on 07/21/2016
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2016-2017 School Calendar
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