Grades: K-8 | 260 students
Gateway is a CAIS-accredited independent school with enriched and challenging curriculum taught by exceptional faculty in small classes.
Visual and theatre arts, music, Spanish, life lab science, PE, and technology are taught by experienced specialists on our beautiful bayside campus.
Founded in 1970.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||260 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$17,240|
|Tuition Notes||Financial aid program is available for families that qualify.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$7,000|
|Admissions Director||Colleen Sullivan|
|Admissions Associate||Katy Leedom|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,
Flag Football, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||10 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Chess, Computer Game Design & Programming, Flute & Piano, Foreign Language, Jr. Engineering, Lego Robotics, Math Club, Student Council, Tai Chi, Yearbook Chess, Flute & Piano, Lego Robotics, Math Club, Tai Chi, Yearbook, Computer Game Design & Programming,
- Our challenging academic program integrates core subjects with visual and theatre arts, music, life lab science, Spanish, PE, and technology.
- Inquiry-based teaching methods encourage students to research, reason, solve problems, and communicate.
- Gateway's teachers, students, and parents work together as part of a collaborative learning community.
- Our K-8 campus includes a challenging Middle School program with specialty teachers and diverse electives.
Profile last updated: 06/30/2015
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