Gideon Elementary School offers academic classes to students in kindergarten through grade five. Its academic curriculum includes math, science, art, social studies, reading, writing, social studies, English, computer applications, and physical and special education. The school operates a transportation department, as well as provides breakfast and lunch options to students. Garretson Elementary School is comprised of more than 15 academic staff members. It is a part of Gideon School District 37, which operates various elementary, middle and high schools. The school operates a library that offers a collection of books on various, as well as computers with access to the Internet and search engines. It also provides speech and language therapy services. The district s schools additionally administer several extracurricular activities, including art and music.