GIRLS SOCCER TEAM STATE RUNNERS-UP: The Gateway High School
Girls Soccer Team lost to Millis High School in the Division III State
Championship game on Saturday night, in a 0 – 2 contest. The Gateway
girls took the Western Massachusetts Championship on Saturday, November
7th and advanced to the state finals after defeating Central champs
Sutton High School last week. Congratulations to the Gateway Girls
Soccer Team for an amazing season!
DISMISSAL ON DECEMBER 1: All schools in the
Gateway Regional School District will be dismissed two hours early on
Tuesday, December 1, for staff professional development.
UPDATE ON WELLNESS CENTER SCHEDULE FOR THANKSGIVING: The Gateway Wellness
Center will be closed on Thursday, Friday and Saturday (September 26 –
28) of the Thanksgiving break.
ANNUAL HOLIDAY CRAFTS AND BUFFET BRUNCH AT BLANDFORD: The Blandford Elementary
PTO reports that the annual Holiday Craft and Buffet Brunch event will
be held on Sunday, December 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. All are welcome to
share in the good food and fun! Make and take crafts will be available
for kids. A buffet brunch complete with holiday goodies will be served
throughout the event. The buffet is $6 for adults and $4 for children
(aged 3 – 12).
SENIOR CITIZENS REMINDED TO RSVP FOR HOLIDAY
CONCERT/LUNCHEON: Area senior citizens are reminded to rsvp to their
town contact person for the Annual Holiday Luncheon and Concert, to be
held on December 2 at 11:30 a.m.
RESULTS OF HIGH SCHOOL FOOD DRIVE: The GRHS Student Council
reports that they collected a total of 420 food items from the
Huntington food pantry. The senior class won with 159 items donated,
followed closely by the junior class (110 items), Sophomore class (82
items) and freshman class (69 items). Advisor Diane Uliana reports that
the friendly competition is great for getting students actively involved
in both school spirit and a community effort. Spirit points will be
awarded to each class based on the number of items, to go toward the
school’s Annual Spirit Trophy.
CAREERS IN WELDING: Click here for a flyer on the
“Careers in Welding” opportunity that 16 eighth graders attended, as
part of National Career Development Month!
R. H. CONWELL FOOD DRIVE: Students at R. H. Conwell
are collecting food for the Gateway Hilltown Food Pantry, as part of a
larger community effort to collect 1000 food items for the pantry. These
donations help local families who are currently struggling to provide
adequate food to their children. Please be as generous as possible. The
food drive will run from November 23 to December 21. Items may be
brought to the school.
GRADE 3-4 HOLIDAY WISH LIST: Students in Ms. Cabral’s Grade 3-4 classroom
have updated their wish list of needed materials.