IB Learner Profile trait for the month of October is: Thinkers
Thinkers exercise initiative in applying thinking skills critically and creatively to recognize and approach complex problems, and make reasoned, ethical decisions.
Senior meeting on Monday, October 31st, during 7th period from 1:50 - 2:18 to hand out and discuss cap & gown and announcement information.
Orders will then be on Friday, November 18th from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm. in the theatre lobby. If you can’t attend the meeting please see Ms. Garcia or Ms. Decker in the main office for information
For all students who want to start practicing for the SAT. Here is the link https://www.khanacademy.org/sat
Free SAT Practice from Khan Academy
The College Board and the nonprofit Khan Academy® have teamed up to provide free, personalized SAT study resources for all students.
- Official SAT Practice Available Now
Free SAT practice is available now on Khan Academy.
Starting with the 2015-16 school year, students who take the SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT 10, or PSAT 8/9 have access to personalized SAT study resources. Khan Academy's world-class practice tools are free for all students and include:
- Thousands of practice questions, reviewed and approved by the College Board
- Four official SAT Practice Tests written by the College Board
- Personalized recommendations for instruction and practice to help students fill their knowledge gaps
The official SAT Practice on Khan Academy's website links to classroom learning — the best preparation for the SAT.
To ensure that as many students as possible can take advantage of these resources, the College Board is also collaborating with community-based organizations, including the Boys & Girls Club of America.
Come to Gateways Haunted House on October 29th from 7:00- 9:00 pm in the performing arts lobby. Tell your friends! Any children under the age of 10 will need to have a parent or guardian with them! Enjoy our fall spirit and don’t forget the concessions! See you there! Cost for the haunted house will be $8.00 for adults, $6.00 for teens (with an ID) and $4.00 for adults over 55 and students with an activity card - $4.00. This is a fundraiser for the performing arts.
- Guillermo Rivas,
- Leandro Torres
- Juan Garcia
They finished in 7th place (out of 29 teams) that placed them into the Semi-Finals Rounds at Rocky Mountain Best Robotics Competition.
They had six weeks to build and program a robot that had to accomplish various tasks of picking up and moving objects on the game field.
Why do we wear ID’s?
Id’s are worn for the safety and security for you and others in our building. It is the system in place to know you are an Oly. If you do not have your ID your an purchase an ID for $5.00 from student services. If you left your ID at home for the day you can wear a wristband so we know you are a Gateway student. Please have ID’s visible at all times while you are on the Gateway campus.
We all hope you had a fun, safe and relaxing Fall Break!!! It's time to get back to work!!!
Today is an "Orange" Block Day - Odd Class Periods 1, Torch Time, 3, 5, 7
Attention Sophomores: continue to work on your Personal Projects using Google Classroom and Managebac. See your Torch Time teacher and tell them about your project. Also, every time during Academic Access, like this Tuesday, you can go to the lecture hall to get help and support from Mr. Corrado. You have a chance to show yourself and the world what you are capable of. Be a thinker and get started on your future today!
Students who are interested will need to pay the bookkeeper $15 and bring the receipt to Ms. Sheila Hampton to register. If students have questions about the test, please advise them to speak to their counselor
Grades 8th, 9th, 10th ,11th & 12th
- Practice SAT Test, Saturday, October 22, 2016,
Check-in at 7:30 am |Test 8:00 am- 12:30 pm
- SAT ScoreBack Information Session,
Saturday, October 29, 2016, 10:00 am-Noon.
(Receive a gift when you return)
Gateway High School
1300 S. Sable Blvd
Aurora, Colorado 80012
Contact for details: Kenneth Crowley Sr. – 720-935-6465
Space is limited! REGISTER NOW!!
Phone: (800) 2-REVIEW x.1249
The specifications for the yearbook are the following:
- 1 wallet size (2 1/2" X 3 1/2") color portrait
- must be at least 300 dpi for the photos
- no inappropriate language on the clothing
- subject to approval by the yearbook adviser
- $5 fee for the senior picture
- Photos may be submitted as you like (digital, proof, actual photo) as long as it is within the above listed requirements
Photos are due Friday October 21, 2016
If you have any other questions, please feel free to email me!
Students, if you are on Free & Reduced Lunch you may qualify for low cost internet service through Comcast. The cost of the program is $9.95 per month and the program also provides computers for $149.00. Informational fliers are available in the Counseling Office. If you have additional questions, you can see Ms. Felker in the Counseling office.
You can get the latest tweets about Gateway High School news and events by following us on Twitter. Our Twitter user name is OlympianUpdates.
- Parent Teacher Conferences ( 4pm - 7:30pm)
- September 15th
- February 4th
- April 7th
- 2nd Monday
- Friends of the Performing Arts 6:30 pm in RM 603 (Band Room)
- Accountability 5:30pm meet in the Library
Tomorrow night at 6:00pm ATOWN Blue will be playing our Gateway Olympians in a basketball game for Unity in the Gateway gymnasium! Please show up and support our students and the Aurora Police Department in this community event! Cost for this event is $2.00 per student and $5.00 per adult. Activities passes will not be honored for this game. Doors to the gym will not open until 5:30.