Important Report Card Information
Our report cards have changed, parents will view report cards via the Parent Portal on December 9 -23, 2016. Parents can print a copy of the report card by clicking on the printer icon in the upper right corner of the window that shows the online report card.
Workshop for Parents: The district held a workshop for parents of preschool through grade 6 students centered around the stress of parenting children today. More information regarding this presentation by Maria Trozzi entitled Five to Thrive: A Conversation About the Stresses of Parenting Kids Today can be found at https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/k4h00.
2017 ELA MCAS Schedule
- Gr. 4/5 Reading Comprehension Session 1
April 4 - Gr. 4/5 Reading Comprehension Session 2
April 5 - Gr. 4/5 Reading Comprehension Session 3
April 25 – Gr. 3/6 Reading Comprehension Session 1
April 26 - Gr. 3/6 Reading Comprehension Session 2
April 27 – Gr. 3/6 Reading Comprehension Session 3
2017 Math & Science MCAS Schedule
- Gr. 4/5 Math Practice Test
- Gr. 4/5 Math Session Test 1
May 3 - Gr. 4/5 Math Session Test 1
May 8 - Gr. 3/6 Math Practice Test
- Gr. 3/6 Math Test Session 1
May 10 – Gr. 3/6 Math Test Session 2
May 15 – Gr. 5 Science & Tech/Engineering Test Session 1
May 16 – Gr. 5 Science & Tech/Engineering Test Session 2
Bus Pass Policy
CHANGE TO BUS PASS POLICY AND PROCEDURES
The School Committee has approved new Bus Pass Policies and Procedures. These changes affect both permanent and daily bus passing by elementary students. Be sure to read about these changes here.
Any questions should be directed to the Transportation Department: 978-264-3328
Going Strong, Going Green!
Congratulations to the Gates Green Team! Our team earned a "Massachusetts School of the Year" statewide award from the national non-profit NEED (National Energy Education Development Project)
This award is given in recognition of success in energy conservation and sustainability, and this marks the third year that AB schools have received national and state awards from NEED.
Special congratulations to our Green Team faculty advisors Becky Acheson and June Montepeluso (Junior level "Massachusetts School of the Year") and to all of the students who participated.
One Day Bus Pass...
Safe Arrival is necessary to ensure that each child is accounted for on a daily basis. There are now 2 options of notifying the school. By phone (978-263-7425), or by completing this electronic form. Click here to get started!
One Day Bus Pass Request
You can request a one day bus pass using our online form.
The online form will generate a bus pass that the school office will give to your child to the bus driver. Remember the one day bus pass form must submitted by 2 PM the day before the change is to take affect.