Goochland County Public Schools
Goochland Elementary School: Home of the Lions

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Home of the Lions

Scene from GES

School Supply Lists

The first day of school is Monday, August 24th.  Please visit Dr. Geyer’s blog for detailed information on school supply lists.

Summer Reading Opportunities

Reading Olympics

The GCPS elementary Reading Olympics program is open to any interested fourth and fifth grade students.  The 2015-16 Reading Olympics informational flyer will be sent home with the final report cards for this year.  Students are encouraged to use this list for summer reading!  In the fall, those who continue to take an interest in the program will be given a parent permission slip as well as more detailed information.
There is also a Reading Olympics program for Goochland Middle School.  Click here to view a list of titles that will be read by students participating in Reading Olympics at the middle school level.  Interested students should contact Mrs. Falconer, the GMS Library-Media Specialist in the fall. 

Pamunkey Regional Library:  Goochland Branch 

This summer, the theme of the public library’s Summer Reading Program is “Read to the Rhythm!” Families are invited to take part and enter the weekly drawings for paperback prizes. The program will be held from Saturday, June 6 through Saturday, August 15. Click here to view a list of exciting reading opportunities at the Goochland Branch Library.
For more information about the Summer Reading Program, please call or visit the library or e-mail:

Super Hero Academy!

Join us for Super Hero Academy Field Day on Tuesday, May 26th!
For more information and the mission schedule, click here.

To volunteer for this mission, click here.

Important May Dates

18 - Third Grade Field Trip

19 - Science 5 SOL

20 - Social Studies 4 SOL/ GES PTA McDonald’s Spirit Night 

21 - Full Steam Ahead Day!/ SOL retakes 

22 - iPad Collection Grades 3-5 /SOL retakes/ Accelerated Reading Program Ends

25 - Memorial Day - No School 
 Memorial Day Parade reminder click here.
26 - GES Field Day! / Second Grade Parent Apple ID Sign Up 

27 - Kindergarten Field Trip/ 2nd, 3rd, 4th grade Assembly 9:00/SOL Makeups

28 - Fifth Grade Graduation 9:00 and Pool Party Celebration/SOL Makeups

29 - Last Day of School - 1:00 dismissal

All Library Books Due May 15th!

Please return ALL library books by Friday, May 15th! Thank you!


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About GES

Goochland Elementary is accredited by the Virginia Department of Education and AdvancED. We educate students in grades preK-5 in central Goochland County, Virginia. Learn more about GES through our profile & history page.

We're located at:
3150 River Road West
Goochland, Virginia 23063
(804) 556-5321 | Fax (804) 556-6054

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Ms. Tina McCay

Administrative Assistant:
Ms. Diane Rigsby

Ms. Carolyn Trongone

Media Specialist:
Ms. Sarah Smith

School Nurse:
Ms. Jane Anderson



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Goochland, VA 23063