Goochland Elementary School

Goochland Elementary is accredited by the Virginia Department of Education and AdvancED.
We educate students in grades preK-5 in central Goochland County, Virginia.
GES is home to the Lions!


And We’re Off!!

First Day Fun…


Mark Your Calendars!!

22 – First Day of School
25 – MAP testing Begins
31 – Work Out Wednesday
 5 – School Closed for Labor Day
 7 – Work Out Wednesday
14 – Work Out Wednesday
15 – Back to School Night
21 – Work Out Wednesday
28 – Work Out Wednesday
29 – School Picture Day

Last Week Reminders!

Monday – Memorial Day Holiday/No School

Tuesday – Field Day 

Wednesday  Grades 2,3,4 Honor Assembly at 9:00/2nd grade and 3rd grade picnics at 11 and 4th grade 12:00/Grade K to Alvis farm followed by class party at Hidden Rock

ThursdayGrade 5 Graduation at 9:00 with the pool party to follow/Grade 1 Picnic at 12:15

Friday K Pastries with the parents at 8:30/Last day of school!! 1:15 dismissal!! Have a great summer!


6th Grade Eagle Evolution Registration


Goochland Middle School Student Transition Day

Eagle Evolution is a middle school transition session designed to have students meet and develop relationships with staff and peers, create school pride and participation, and reduce student anxiety, thus providing a smooth transition to Goochland Middle School.

  • August 16th, 2016 9:00am – 1:30pm
  • Free of cost
  • Bus transportation provided for students
  • Lunch provided free of cost
  • Parent information session August 15th at 6:00pm in GMS Auditorium (approximately 1 hour)

Students will receive their schedule and run through both their Day 1 and Day 2 schedules. Locker information will be handed out and students will have time to practice in a stress free environment. Lunch procedures will be addressed to ensure any anxiety in this area is reduced.

It will be a fun day of relationship building. We hope your student can attend! Please make sure you fill out the registration form so that we can ensure transportation, food, and a t-shirt!

Eagle Evolution Registration Form 1617 

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