Gouverneur Elementary News

Week of June 4, 2018

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Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge

Scholastic is having a Summer Reading Challenge. Check out the information linked above and get together and read as a family. Great opportunities are here in this link for our scholars!

Important: Reminder that all students are required to ride the bus and stay with their classes and groups on field trips. Requests for bringing children home with parents (Alternative Transportation) will not be honored the day of the field trip due to safety reasons. Please check with your child's teacher on procedures of field trips. Thank you.

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Some moments happening at GES

What's Ahead


  • June 4: 4th Grade Science Test Written
  • June 4: 3rd Grade Field Trip to Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • June 6: PAC Meeting 7:30 am
  • June 6: 1st Grade Field Trip to Brockville Aquarium. Please work with classroom teacher for proper paperwork for our scholars.
  • June 6: Wildcat Strummers Ukulele Club GES Music Room 4:00-5:00 pm
  • June 6: Kindergarten Overview for Incoming K parents. 6:30pm
  • June 13: Building Shared Decision Making Committee library 7:30am
  • June 13: 4th Gr. Field Trip to Water Safari, lve GES at 8:55am, rtn. to GES at 5pm
  • June 15: 4th Grade Farewell HS Auditorium, 6:30pm
  • June 18: 3rd Gr. Field Trip to Hannawa Falls, lve GES at 9:30am, rtn to GES at 2pm
  • June 19: GES Fun Day (Not open to the public)
  • June 20: Rain Date for Fun Day
  • June 20: End of Year Awards and BEAR Club Recognition
  • June 21: Kindergarten Celebration 10:00am; followed by picnic
  • June 21: Last Day of School
  • Report Cards and class assignments will be sent home in the mail.


Please check the district calendar for other events by visiting the GCSD website or by clicking here.

Gouverneur Elementary Pledge

I pledge to make Gouverneur Elementary a safe and happy place.

I will be respectful, responsible and honest.

I will treat others the way I want to be treated, with gold and blue shining through.

Gouverneur Elementary School, Gouverneur, NY

Gouverneur Elementary School is an exemplary school where we agree to place the welfare of students at the forefront of our decisions. In becoming a school of excellence, we always identify and implement new or enhanced initiatives in the area of curriculum and instruction, provide respectful and professional learning environments, develop and implement planning and support systems and increase faculty, parent and community partnerships.


We are a Responsive Classroom school, so our belief is that the social and emotional curriculum is just as important as the academic curriculum. We pride ourselves to "Delivering The Promise of A Brighter Future!"

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#WeAreGouverneur

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