GES Week In Review

June 3, 2022

GES Week In Review

Welcome to the GES Week In Review (WIR).

The WIR will be sent out weekly during the school year. In the WIR you will find upcoming dates and information relevant to your child here at GES. Please review regularly to stay abreast of the exciting things happening at Gilbertsville Elementary School.

Important Upcoming Dates

August 22, 2022 First Day of 2022/2023 School Year

Thank you for a wonderful school year! We hope you have a fun, safe and relaxing summer!

Building/Office Summer Hours

Monday -Thursday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

3rd Grade Health Requirements

As we approach the end of the school year, we wanted to send out a reminder regarding the mandated health requirements for all upcoming 3rd grade students:


• 28 PA Code § 23.3 (a) requires a dental examination for all children in grade three.


Exams completed after September 1, 2021, are considered acceptable to meet this requirement. Please submit a copy of your child’s dental form to the GES nurses’ office. Click Here for Dental Exam Form. If you have any questions regarding this mandate, please contact the nurses’ office. 610-473-5070

6th Grade Health Requirements

As we approach the end of the school year, we wanted to send out a reminder regarding the mandated health requirements for all upcoming 6th grade students:


  • Pennsylvania Public School Code Section 1402 Health Services (e) requires proof of a comprehensive physical exam for all students in grade 6.

Exams completed after September 1, 2021 are considered acceptable to meet this requirement. Please submit a copy of your child’s physical form to the GES nurses’ office prior to the end of the school year, or to the MSE nurses’ office after that. Click Here for the Physical Exam Form. If you have any questions regarding this mandate, please contact the nurses’ office.

If your child has any health conditions or will require any medications during the school year, please contact the MSE nurses’ office to discuss and/or submit any required paperwork prior to the beginning of the school year.

Are you moving over the Summer?

If you plan on moving over the Summer Break, please email Jmcdevitt@boyertownasd.org to let us know in advance.

Gilbertsville Home and School Association (GES HSA)

The Gilbertsville HSA is looking forward to offering fun, family activities throughout the 2021-2022 school year. To learn more about getting involved in our parent group, visit the GES HSA Website.

BASD Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for the 2022-2023 school year is now open. Children must be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2022, to be eligible for the 2022-2023 school year.

Registration information packets were mailed to families based upon census data on December 23, 2021. If you did not receive a packet, the contents are available on our district registration webpage by clicking the plus sign next to the 2022-2023: New Student Registration link. Visit https://www.boyertownasd.org/Page/582 to get started.

All questions can be sent to our Student Registration Office via email at basdregistration@boyertownasd.org.