Message from Mrs. Mitchell

Counselor’s Corner

Bell Schedule

 Breakfast Menu

Lunch Menu

Is My Child Ready for Kindergarten?

Common Core Standards at a Glance

Test Taking Tips

Gillett Preschool Handbook 2017-18


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Gillett ABC Preschool serves children who are ¾ years old.  

 Children must be ¾ by August 1, 2016 in order to attend.  Certain factors allow children and families to qualify.  

Please contact Rachel Mitchell, Preschool Director for more information.  870-548-2466,

Welcome to the Gillett Elementary School Website!  

Our GES site is dedicated to providing you with news and information about our school.  Please contact Mrs. Rachel Mitchell via email,,  if there are any important events that you’d like to see added to our site.

Thanks for visiting & come back soon!


GES Mission & Vision:

Gillett Elementary School will cultivate a caring, safe, effective, and disciplined environment for our students in a rural, agricultural region.  The school climate will promote opportunities that encourage responsibility, character, environmental awareness, and community participation.  Students will communicate, reason, use current technology, and solve problems while discovering their individual strengths to use in a changing global society.

Tips for Parents

Gillett Elementary School is being recognized by OEP as one of the highest-achieving elementary schools in Arkansas!  As you may know, the Office for Education Policy (OEP) at the University of Arkansas creates an annual report entitled the Outstanding Educational Performance Awards highlighting the highest-performing schools in Arkansas.


Overall High Achieving

ELA High Achieving

Math High Achieving

Science High Achieving




Southeast Region Overall High Achieving

Southeast Region ELA High Achieving

Southeast Region Math High Achieving

Southeast Region Science High Achieving

Congratulations to Gillett Elementary School for receiving a

2017 Innovative Solutions for Educational Partnerships (ISEP)

Grant.  This year, we used the money to start a clothing closet that students can use.

Please contact Mrs. Rachel Mitchell, GES Principal for more information.

The DeWitt PDG Preschool Program and the Gillett ABC Program is participating in the Special Nutrition Program through the Arkansas Department of Human Services. In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)   mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2)   fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3)   email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Physical Address:          313 S. 6th, Gillett, AR  72055

Mailing Address:  PO Box 700, DeWitt, AR  72042

870-548-2466  870-548-2281 (fax)