Gilbert Elementary School

Growing. Learning. Leading...TOGETHER

Elementary School (4K–5)

  • Spanish Immersion, 4K, 5K, First, Second, Third, Fourth and Fifth Grade

    Gilbert Elementary School is dedicated to producing literate and responsible students by clearly communicating high standards and assessing each child's strengths.

    GES teachers and staff believe that children flourish when they are encouraged and celebrated in all aspects of their lives.

  • Principal's Message

    February 11, 2024

    Dear Gilbert Elementary School Families,

    We had a great week at GES!  Our SCOUTS have been excited and eager to learn each day.  We are pleased to see the growth they are making and continue to support their learning any way that we can.  Teachers are beginning to hold parent/teacher conferences, so please make sure to schedule a time to meet with them to help us support our SCOUTS!  Below I have included several reminders, links, and opportunities for our students.  As many of you may have experienced, there are lots of illnesses going around this time of year.  We constantly encourage students to wash their hands and take precautions so we can stay healthy and come to school.  This Monday night is our next SIC meeting at 6:00 in the conference room, anyone is welcome to attend.  This Thursday from 5:00-8:00 is our next GES Sonic Night at the Sonic near Lexington High School on Hwy 1.  Come out and support our school!  4K applications and 5K enrollment is now open - spread the word to friends and neighbors so we can get started on planning for next school year. A link with detailed information is below and I know Coach Duvall and Coach Barahona would love to have as many students join as possible!    Our PTO's Love Our School Fundraiser for the month of February is underway.  Our PTO has some great ideas and your support will help make them come true.  Wishing all of you an early Happy Valentine’s Day!    


    4K Application and 5K Enrollment Links 


    Click here for more information about the RUN HARD Program and how to register!!!



    February Breakfast Menu

    February Lunch Menu

    Car line reminders:

    If it is after 7:40 students MUST be walked to the secured entrance and signed in by an adult.  

    The early dismissal cutoff time is at 1:50 pm. 

    Transportation changes should be called into the front office by 1:30 pm to ensure teachers receive the change before dismissal. 

    Visitor Reminder:

    When arriving at the secured entrance please use the doorbell that is located on the wall to the right of the doors.  Once you ring the bell you will be prompted on next steps for entry.  

    100% ID check for ALL visitors every time.  All visitors should have their ID while on campus-pick up, lunch visits, school events, etc.


    Our current Average Daily Attendance Rate for this past Friday was 93.07%.  While 93% is good, our goal is to be at 95% or greater!  When healthy, thank you for ensuring that our students are here each day and taking advantage of the opportunities to learn that we have here at GES!  Every single day makes such a difference!!!!


    Stephen Deyo, Principal --

    Mark Garner, Assistant Principal --

    Colleen Pelley, Assistant Principal --

  • GES Teacher and Staff Member of the Year 2023-2024

    Congratulations to our GES 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year, Morgan Humphries, and our GES 2023-2024 Support Staff of the year, Dondra Boswell! We appreciate you! Thank you for caring for and helping our Scouts reach their full potential!

    MH DB

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