Since Gateway High School was founded in 1998, more than 96% of our graduates have gone on to college. As our current seniors anxiously await their college acceptance letters, Director of College Counseling, Joel Rangel, has noticed an interesting trend.
Summer is an important time for continued learning, academic support, enrichment, structured fun, and new experiences. Many summer opportunities, such as jobs, internships, and programs exist for students in the Bay Area.
Justin Chen, a Gateway High School Senior, is currently interning in the Communications Department of Gateway Public Schools. As part of his training, he has been tasked with covering topics pertinent to the high school community. This is the first in the series.
Mr. Kelley was quite moved by his introduction by Gateway Middle School students Sabrin Naji and Alejandro Palos. As he took to the stage, he choked up and he declared that their welcome was "the best introduction" he's ever had.
Good news! On Tuesday evening, the SFUSD Board of Education approved a change to the Gateway High School charter that includes a preference for Gateway Middle School students in Gateway High School's lottery.