The mission of Gilliard Elementary School is to encourage, support, and empower students to use their strengths and talents to compete in a global society. This will be accomplished using innovative strategies and data driven instruction that is focused on student discovery, exploration, and achievement.
Home of the Gators
Gilliard Elementary School is the successful combination of Adelia Williams and South Brookley Elementary Schools. It opened as a new school in the fall of 2005. The faculty, staff, and students moved into the building on April 26, 2006. Gilliard Elementary School serves 750 students who live on the peninsula between Interstate 10, Mobile Bay, and Dog River. The campus faces Dauphin Island Parkway and serves students in Pre-K through 5th grade.