Our School

Gilbert Primary School

520 Main Street ~ Gilbert, SC 29054
803-821-1400 ~ Fax 803-821-1403

Principal: Mylisa Apperson

School Hours: 7:30am-2:15pm
Regular Office Hours 7:00am-4:00pm

Our Mission:  Growing. Learning. Leading.  TOGETHER.

Our Vision:  Gilbert Primary School students will thrive in a competitive global society by acquiring 21st century skills.  Our students will be collaborative self-directed learners, creative thinkers, effective communicators, and caring leaders and citizens.  All professionals accept collective responsibility to hold each child to the highest standard in a healthy environment.

BELIEFS

If we believe… Then…
Students, parents, teachers, and the community accept collective responsibility for learning.
  • We encourage children.
  • We see all staff members interacting with students in a positive manner.
We are dedicated to producing literate, competent, and responsible citizens who become productive leaders.
  • We clearly communicate high standards.
  • We continually assess each child’s strengths and weaknesses to guide instruction.
  • We see teachers sharing effective strategies, mentoring, coaching, studying together, planning together, and solving problems together.
We will provide a cutting edge, technological learning environment across the curriculum.
  • We see children highly engaged throughout the day.
  • We see self-directed learners in a collaborative environment making connection across an integrated curriculum.
All students will flourish in a nurturing and secure environment, which promotes positive memories to enhance their academic endeavors.
  • We praise students.
  • We celebrate each student.
  • We attend to the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual well being of every student.
  • We see caring and supportive staff members throughout the school.
  • We treat children with dignity and respect.
  • We see happy children who are excited about learning.