Hey, you should have known. School was around the corner, and you should have expected that at least one teacher would ask, "How did you spend your summer vacation?"
On August 14th, Gateway High School's incoming 9th Graders took their requisite trip to UC Berkeley. College is the expectation at Gateway High School, and that expectation starts early. Bonus: they're a really super group of kids! #CollegePrep
As the summer break approaches so does the topic of "summer slide" which simply put is the loss over the summer of the gains students have made in reading and literacy skills during the school year due to not using those skills over the summer months.