Welcome to Germantown Elementary

Mission Statement

Germantown Elementary is a learning community where students, staff and parents work together to create a caring, safe and positive school environment in which everyone succeeds.

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News and Announcements

January Newsletter

  January 2020 Newsletter GES community - get ready to read for Patriot updates, announcements, and especially participate in the Read-A-Thon!  Enjoy reading the first newsletter of the new year 2020, read aloud a news bite to your children or have your child read aloud a news bite to you.   

December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter Happy Holidays to our GES Patriots community! Enjoy reading the newsletter.    

November Patriot Newsletter

Lots of events and activities happening at GES and within the MCPS community.  Enjoy reading!  Hope to see you at school events! November 2019 Patriot Newsletter   

Parent-Teacher Conferences are Monday 11/11 and Tuesday 11/12

Parents, please use this guide as you prepare to attend your upcoming parent-teacher conferences: https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/uploadedFiles/community-engagement/0499.16_ParentTeacherConference_FLYER_web.pdf    


KIDS HEART CHALLENGE (a.k.a. Jump Rope for Heart) We at Germantown Elementary have kicked off our 28 th annual Kids Heart Challenge.  The Kids Heart Challenge is a program sponsored by the American Heart Association.  It is designed for students to help those with sick hearts find new procedures and medicine,

Mrs. Bryan’s Message About Administrative Changes at GES:

It is with great pride yet mixed emotions that I share that our wonderful assistant principal, Carolynn Walsleben, will assume an acting principal role at Carl Sandburg Learning Center effective October 8th . I know you join me in sincerely thanking Mrs.Walsleben for the dedication and caring she has shown to our