STEPHANIE FISK ELECTED VICE-PRESIDENT OF MASBO: Stephanie Fisk, Business & Finance Officer for the Gateway Regional School District, was recently elected Vice-President of the Massachusetts Association of School Business Officials (MASBO).
‘SCHOOL CLIMATE’ EVENT JUNE 15: All parents, students, staff and community members are invited to a forum on the “Status of School Climate at Gateway” to begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 15. This event will include an overview of the new anti-bullying law in Massachusetts, and steps the district will take to meet the terms of that law.
COMMITTEE TO ACKNOWLEDGE GATEWAY STAFF ON JUNE 9: The Gateway Regional School Committee will honor retiring district staff at a special reception on June 9, 2010. The event will take place from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Gateway courtyard. Other staff accomplishments will also be acknowledged at this event, including the nominees for this year’s Pioneer Valley Excellence in Teaching Awards.
ADVISORY COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES NEW WEBSITE: Gateway’s Elementary Advisory Committee, which has transformed itself into the Elementary Transition Communications (or ETC) committee this spring, announces a new website for parents and community members about the transition from 5 to 2 elementary schools this fall.
MIDDLE SCHOOL PARENT ORIENTATION NIGHT: Principal Todd Gazda and his staff invite all parents/guardians of fourth grade students to a Parent Orientation Night on Thursday, June 10 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Gateway Performing Arts Center. The principal, adjustment counselor and after school program coordinator will be on hand to give information on the middle school program, describe opportunities for students and answer questions.
BLANDFORD/CHESTER PTO’S RE-FORMING: In preparation for the coming school year, Principal Candice Holzhauer held a joint PTO meeting between Chester Elementary School and Blandford Elementary School parents and staff on May 26.
SPORTS BANQUET TOMORROW NIGHT: A reminder that the Gateway Annual Sports Banquet will be held tomorrow evening (June 2) from 6 – 9:30 p.m. at Tekoa Country Club. This event is for all who participated in Gateway Jr./Sr. High School athletics. Awards for sports achievement and senior scholarships will be announced, as will this year’s inductees into the Gateway Athletic Hall of Fame.
SCHOOL COMMITTEE MEETINGS: The Gateway Regional School Committee will meet in the Gateway Library (2nd floor) on June 9 and June 23, at 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to all school committee meetings.