Welcome to Guilford Elementary School

  • GES cheetah mascot pic

    Principal:  Lamont McMillan

    Assistant Principal:  Joy Hesman 

    Instruction Hours: 7:10am - 2:10pm 

    Office Hours:  7:10am - 4:00pm


    Guilford Elementary is located at 920 Stage Coach Trail in Greensboro, NC. Guilford Elementary is home to 611 students in grades PreK through 5th, as well as many dedicated teachers, administrators, assistants and support personnel.  We welcome you to visit and enjoy our campus by checking in at the front office.  

    Guilford Elementary is a Title 1 school, which means we receive federal funding based on the socioeconomic status of our population.  

    Show your Cheetah Pride! Our school mascot is the cheetah, and our school colors are black and gold.  Teachers and students are encouraged to wear school colors and GES shirts each Friday. 

  • The staff of Guilford Elementary is committed to providing the best possible learning environment for each child. Our goal is that all children will:

    • participate in and benefit from positive learning experiences.
    • achieve competence in basic skills and learning processes.
    • clearly communicate thoughts and ideas in a variety of ways.
    • express creativity and use imagination.
    • organize and manage time and resources effectively.
    • demonstrate self-respect and self-discipline.
    • practice sound habits of personal health and safety.
    • show respect for others and their cultural differences.
    • think critically and make informed decisions.
    • demonstrate concern for our environment.
    • develop characteristics of good citizenship.

Our Mission

  • The mission of Guilford Elementary School is to provide equitable educational opportunities that advance our students’ unique talents, promote academic and social growth and ensure future educational success.

Our Vision

  • At Guilford Elementary School, we are determined to provide students with an equitable educational experience that inspires students to become all they can be. We will work as a team to collaborate with faculty, staff, parents, and the community to maximize student achievement.