Gilcrest Elementary School

Welcome to Gilcrest Elementary

2018 - 2019 School hours: 8:00am - 3:35pm
Monday - Friday  September 4 - November 23
Tuesday - Friday  November 27 - May 31 


GES earns Governor's Distinguished Improvement Award

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

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Spirit Week - May 21 - May 24 
Friday, May 24 Class Colors
       PreK - Pink
       Kindergarten - Red
       1st Grade - Orange
       2nd Grade - Yellow
       3rd Grade - Green
       4th Grade - Blue
       5th Grade - Purple 
Friday, May 24  Preschool Program and last day for Preschool classes
Thursday, May 30  9:00 - 10:30am End of Year Awards Assembly
Thursday, May 30 10:30am  5th grade end of year celebration
Friday, May 31 Field Day  9:30 - 11:30am
Friday, May 31 Last day of school - School dismisses at noon  Breakfast will be served but no lunch today. 
Have a great summer! We will see you on September 3rd! 

2019 Fun Run

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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

Boxtops for Education

boxtops for education
Please clip and collect boxtops for our school.
Each boxtop earns money for our school.
Students, please give them to your teacher. 
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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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