Gouverneur Elementary School News

Week of October 29, 2018

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Check out the link below regarding the various committees we have at GES. Be informed!

Spirit Week Information

  • Monday (10-29)Color Day

    Pre K - Blue

    K- Orange

    1 yellow

    2 Red

    3 Purple

    4 Green-Teal

  • Tuesday (10-30)CARES day

    Teachers will draw the name of another class. The classes will make posters or write post its to put on lockers to share positive thoughts with the other classes.

  • Wednesday (10-31) Halloween Parade wear Halloween colorsParades will be:

    1:45- 2:15 UPK -4th Parade

    Parades will be held in the hallway like last year. Due to the safety of our children, the parade is nor parties are not open to the public. The parade will be streamed live on FB Live.

  • Thursday (11-1)Comfy Cozy Day
  • Friday (11-2) Pep Rallies and Blue and Gold Day (Pep Rally times TBA)

Picture Retake Day is November 9th

Picture retake day is Friday, November 9, 2018. If your child was absent for the initial session they will need to be photographed on this day for the yearbook and class photos. If you would like to have your child photographed again please request an order form from the classroom teacher. If you would like to purchase photos from the first session visit mylifetouch.com to order online or use the previous form and follow the directions provided. If you have any questions call the main office at 315-287-2260.

What's Ahead

  • 10/25: GES PTO McDonald's Fundraiser Night
  • 10/25: UPK Harvest Celebration
  • 10/26: Blue & Gold Day
  • 10/26: Trunk or Treat 5:30p.m. at HS
  • 11/6: K-Kids Meeting
  • 11/7: PAC Meeting 7:30a.m.3:45p.m.

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!"

Please visit our webiste and our PTO Facebook page!


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