Gilcrest Elementary School

Welcome to Gilcrest Elementary School!

2016 - 2017 School hours: 8:00am - 3:30pm
Tuesday - Friday only: Sept. 27 - June 2
GES (970) 737 2409
ESC/DISTRICT OFFICE: Main : (970) 350 4204 Or  (970) 350 4206

The 2017 - 2018 and 2018 - 2019 English and Spanish Calendars can be viewed by clicking on the links in the "Upcoming Events" section on the upper right side of this page.

May Events

Spirit Week Tuesday, May 29th - Friday, June 1st 
Tuesday- Tye-Dye Day
Wednesday- Crazy Sock Day
Thursday- Class Color Day: 5th - purple, 4th - blue, 3rd - green, 2nd - yellow, 1st - orange, Kinder - red
Friday - Loop A Thon/Lil' Vikes Fun Run day shirts
Thursday, May 31 9:00am Awards Assembly 
                                       10:30am  5th grade Awards & Party 
Friday, June 1 Field Day 9:30 - 11:30am
Friday, June 1 School Dismisses at 12:00 - No breakfast or lunch served today 
Have a Great Summer Break - See you on September 4th! 

Recent News

2018 - 2019 Returning Students Check-in

The 2018 - 2019 returning students check in starts Monday, April 16th and goes through May 4th. Information will be sent home in the Friday Folders.
Please click on the link below to access the Parent Portal and complete the process.

Viking Voice Newsletters

 Image of Gov. Award
GES has earned the Governor's Distinguished Improvement Award. To learn more read the February Viking Voice Newsletter - please see the downloads section on the right side of this page.
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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) 737-2409 | Fax: (970) 737-2400

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