John W. Gates Elementary School

800 Seventh Avenue
Aurora, Illinois 60505
(630) 299-5600                                fax (630)299-5601

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© J.W. Gates Elementary School
  Aurora East District 131, Aurora, Illinois.
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Aurora, IL 60505
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Gates scholars, parents, and staff will work together as a team to plan, share, and support each other to become and create lifelong learners.

School Safety is Extremely Important at Gates!
  Drive slowly around school property.  Walk on the sidewalks.
  Respect instructions of crossing guards and teachers.
Kinder Registration -
April 1 in Learning Center
District 131
& Events
Gates School will have registration for Kindergarten on Tuesday, April 1st.
If you have a child who will be five by September 1, 2014, you are invited to attend our Kindergarten Registration  from 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. or from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.   Gates will have half-day kinder in the AM and PM.

Next year, East Aurora will be offering Full Day Kindergarten.  Parents will need to complete a request on the registration form, and all requests for full day kinder will be placed in a lottery.  Parents will be informed as to which program your child will be in by the end of June.   We look forward to seeing you!
Peace Jam Club at Gates School request -

Please bring unopened boxes of hot or cold cereal to Gates School!
Through doing some research on Hunger in Aurora,
PeaceJam has learned that the Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry is in
Critical need of Breakfast Cereal
Could you please help by donating a box or two? The PeaceJammers will deliver items during the PeaceJam Mini-Slam on April 5th at East Aurora High School.

Thank YOU!
Boxes of Hot or Cold Cereal Can be Brought to Gates School!
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