A.R.M.E.S., Arts Reaching Elementary and Middle Schools, is a tuition-free program for gifted and talented students in grades four through eight. Classes in drama, dance, visual art, and strings are offered during the school year. Students must be nominated through the online process by a teacher, parent, adult, peer or self. Auditions will be held in May, and students will be nominated by e-mail of their audition dates and times. For more information, or to begin the nomination process, click HERE.
Help Mrs. Gosnell's Class
You can help Fifth Grade teacher, Mrs. Holly Gosnell, win a $2500 grant for classroom materials! Simply visit Thank a Million Teachers, search "Gosnell", and follow the steps to vote. You can vote once every 24 hours during the month of March!
PASS Testing Dates
Students in grades 3 through 5 are preparing for PASS testing. The dates for testing are as follows:
- Writing, March 18-19, (make-up window March 20-25)
- ELA, Math, Science, and Social Studies, May 6-9, (make-up window May 12-16)
- Click HERE to download complete information regarding PASS testing.
The window for Spring MAP Testing begins Monday, March 3. Click HERE for complete information.
Ready to do some guilt-free shopping for a great cause? We need your help! Mixed Bag Designs is helping Gateway Elementary PTA reach our fundraising goals this year! Anyone can support us - all they have to do is click here to shop at www.mixedbagdesigns.com and use our ID# 296332 to give us 40% of the purchase! Mixed Bag Designs has tons of products for everyone in the family including reusable grocery bags, travel totes, shopping bags and more!
Electronic Course Catalogs
Parents of rising 6th Graders may access middle school course catalogs electronically, HERE.