Goochland County School’s Conundrum Day ! A Children’s Engineering/STEM Initiative Think, Plan, and Build – 21st Century Skills! Conundrum Day will feature hands-on-learning with friends from across Goochland. Students will spend the morning engineering a solution to a secret challenge! When: Saturday, February 8, 2020 Where: Goochland Middle School Check-in: 8:45 – 9:00 Event Time: 9:00 – 11:30 AM […]
Home of the Lions
Goochland Elementary School participates in the Leader In Me Program which empowers our teachers to develop the leadership capacity in each student. In addition, GES was chosen in 2013 to become the 1:1 pilot school in Goochland County. Students in grades 3-5 take home iPads as part of this program.
For 2015-17, Goochland Elementary, alongside Byrd and Randolph Elementary Schools and Goochland Middle School, were named an Apple Distinguished Program by Apple for its implementation of 1:1 technology to support deeper learning.
January 6th our 2020 Goochland Reads book was revealed… The Trouble with Chickens by Doreen Cronin Families are sure to love this mystery! JJ, a former search and rescue dog, helps to solve a complicated case of missing chickens! Families should follow the Goochland Reads Nightly Calendar so that students can answer the daily trivia questions (with […]
Local Richmond author Steven K. Smith visited GES today. He met with 4th and 5th grade students to talk about his books, the writing process and the power of reading. He is the author of the Virginia Mysteries series, which includes 8 books that take place around Virginia. His book, Shadows at Jamestown, is even on our Reading Olympics list this year. His […]