The Mission of Guilford Elementary School is to ensure excellence in teaching and learning in a safe, welcoming school environment, which will allow each student to develop and embrace the opportunities afforded to them so that they will participate responsibly in our diverse and changing world.
Our Vision at Guilford Elementary School is to maintain a collaborative learning community reflective of the partnership we share between the students, parents and our dedicated staff. Through this partnership, we continually strive to ensure the academic success of all students by encouraging their academic, physical, emotional, and social development so as to direct their paths toward college and career readiness.
School Hours: Arrival 9:00 - 9:15am Dismissal 3:45 - 3:55pm
School Colors: Blue and Yellow
School Mascot: Tiger
School Motto: Always Be Kind
Guilford Students ROAR with Success!
R - Respect
O - Ownership of Actions
A - Positive Attitudes
R - Responsibility
On April 22, 2022, Guilford Elementary School received their 2nd recertification to recertify as a Green School with MAEOE (Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education). This was the result of a collaborative effort between families, students, staff, and our wonderful community. We are very proud of our contributions to the environment and are always looking for new and innovative ways to GO GREEN.
Guilford Elementary School
Fast facts about Guilford ES listing special programs, total enrollment, accomplishments and more.
MSDE School Report Card
The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) School Report Card reflects overall school performance using a combination of academic and school quality indicators.
With a focus on instruction as a birth-through-graduation continuum, Community Superintendents better position the school system to support students throughout their entire journey with HCPSS. View community superintendents by regional area.
Community Superintendent Area 1: Patrick Saunderson
Howard County public schools are divided into school clusters, which are assigned to individual Board members to facilitate school visitations, attend special events, and provide a point of contact for each school community. View all BOE school cluster assignments.
GES BOE Representative: Dr. Linfeng Chen