Who We Are
The GATE Parents Group works with the San Mateo Union High School District to provide a high-quality Gifted and Talented Education Program. We are parents of GATE identified students from the six comprehensive high schools in the district.
What We Do
- FUND innovative activities at the teacher, school and district level.
- Encourage and sponsor EDUCATION for students, parents and professional staff.
- Provide ENRICHMENT courses to students in the District with priority given to GATE identified students.
- ADVOCATE for the GATE Program and the students and parents of the program.
- Promote COMMUNICATION with the SMUHSD and among students, parents and professional staff.
We are members of the California Association for the Gifted.
|Finding Your Niche|
FINDING YOUR NICHE: DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES, ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND YOU
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 7pm - 9pm
Lecture, followed by optional small group exercise
Burlingame High School Theater
1 Mangini Way, Burlingame
Ever wonder about technology solutions that change the way we live and do things? What do these disruptive technologies have in common? What are the new and upcoming frontiers? How are they funded? Who influences them? What college majors lead to them? How much money can be made? What is the typical career path? How does one get started? Students and families are invited to attend a presentation by Mr. Syrous Parsay, a retired inventor, entrepreneur and business executive, who will speak about how disruptive technologies change the world and how to start thinking ...
|NO STUDENT ID NUMBER REQUIRED|
NO STUDENT ID NUMBER IS REQUIRED
GATE Students are offered a preferential registration period. During this period we ask registrants to provide their SMUHSD student Id number. Registrations after the GATE stdent preferential perido do not require the Student ID number.
|SAT Class Signups|
SAT Preparation Class Registration
Spring SAT Prep Registration is now open for all students. Space will be limited. This six week class will help prepare students for the June 3, 2017 SAT test. (Test registration NOT included.)
Registration closes at 11:59 pm on April 15th, 2017.
|ACT Class Signups.|
ACT Preparation Class Registration
Spring ACT Prep Registration is now open for all students. Space will be limited. This six week class will help prepare students for the June 10, 2017 ACT test. (Test registration NOT included.)
Registration for the prep class closes at 11:59 pm on April 15th, 2017.
|Monday February 20th, 2017|
Students Identified as GATE are given registration prioritiy in our enrichment classes. (Including test prep and college essay)
Effective immediately, we will ask registrants for their SMUHSD School ID number. This number will be compared to a list of GATE Student ID numbers. Early registration will only be permitted if there is a correlation between the number submitted during registration and the list provided.