Gilkey Elementary has a 2.25 acre outdoor environmental laboratory for student learning.
Gilkey Elementary is situated on 90 acres bordering the Kalamazoo River.
Each year, Gilkey Elementary partners with Plainwell Fire Department for a week long sire safety week. They have a ball drop fundraiser.
Gilkey Elementary has a swim curriculum for their 3rd to 5th grade students each year.
As one of Plainwell Community Schools’ three elementary options, Gilkey has an annual enrollment of approximately 445 students each year.
Gilkey Elementary has a total of 35+ dedicated staff members.