SENIOR INTERNS PRESENT ON WORK EXPERIENCE: From working with fish,
to computer networking, to becoming a music teacher: seven Gateway
seniors tested their future career interests last semester with hands-on
ELEMENTARY TRANSITION UPDATES: Transition planning is
now underway regarding the consolidation of Gateway elementary schools.
Details will be announced as they occur, and we are building a new
website for parents, staff and community members. Information will also
be announced in Breaking News each week, so please encourage every
elementary parent you know to subscribe! Please email subscription
requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
MEETING WITH GATEWAY LEGISLATORS: Our state Senators and
Representatives will hold their annual meeting with district and town
officials and the Gateway Regional School Committee on Thursday,
February 4, 2010 at 7 p.m. in the Gateway Performing Arts Center. This
meeting is open to the public.
AWARDED TO STREAMLINE DATA MANAGEMENT: Gateway is part of a
four-district consortium to benefit from a $20,000 grant awarded from
the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
MID-YEAR REPORTS FOR SENIORS APPLYING TO COLLEGES: All seniors applying to
college should bring one standard envelope with a 44-cent stamp for each
school they are applying to. Guidance counselors will mail out their
mid-year grade report.
COLLEGE SEARCH PROGRAM
FOR JUNIORS AND
PARENTS/GUARDIANS: The Gateway High School Guidance Department
has scheduled the “Making Your College Search Count” presentation
for its junior class and their parents/guardians, for Wednesday,
February 10 at 10:45 a.m. in the Gateway Performing Arts Center. Click here for the parent/guardian letter.
CENSUS TAKER TEST RESCHEDULED DUE TO SNOW DAY: Gateway Regional High
School students who will be 18 by March and are interested in becoming
Census Takers, must pass a test that will be offered at Gateway
afterschool. The test date (originally January 25) has been changed to
Thursday, February 4 from 2:30 – 4 p.m. Interested students can get a practice test
from the Guidance Office. If interested, please call Paul Dunleavy at
413-238-5819 for more information.
FLU VACCINE AVAILABLE AT SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH CENTER: The Gateway SBHC has 15
doses available of seasonal flu vaccine for Gateway staff members. Those
staff who have a history of chronic illness are a priority. Please call
June Tanski at 667-0142 ext. 1 to schedule an appointment.