Meal Program

Applications for the Meal Program are available for the 2017-18 school year. 
Click here to apply.   


DanceOur first dance will be Friday, September 29 from 2:15-4:15 PM. The cost is only $3 and permission slips are required. 

Got Talent 
Riverside has talent! Showcase your talent at the 6th Annual Uptown Kiwanis' Riverside's Got Talent! For more information, click here. 

Long NightThe Long Night of Arts & Innovation is returning to downtown Riverside on Thursday, October 12, from 5 PM- Midnight! This year's event will showcase the best STEM and creative art projects in Riverside. For more information, click here. 
Make Up PicturesPicture Day was Thursday, September 7th, but you can still order pictures online by visiting: The Picture Day ID for Matthew Gage Middle School is MH817268YO. Make Up Picture Day is Thursday, October 12th. 

Parent Information
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Early Dismissal
Students will be released at 12:05 PM every Wednesday. 

Gator Gear

Every Friday is Spirit Day! Students are encouraged to wear Gator Gear every Friday. 


Our next School Site Council meeting is scheduled for Thursday, October 19th at 2:15 PM in the library. Please contact Mrs. Watanabe, Assistant Principal, for additional information. 




Daily Announcements:
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Opportunities for Parent Involvement:

 Parent Connection is a series of parent workshops presented by Matthew Gage Middle School Counselors and special guests to ensure that all families become knowledgeable about how to help their children prepare for middle school and beyond. The nine workshops focus on various topics affecting our kids today. Lessons range from high school graduation requirements to college options and are covered in thoroughly developed and interactive presentations. The next Parent Connection workshop is Thursday, October 19, from 6:30-7:30 PM. 
Download the calendar of parent workshops here. 

The Matthew Gage Middle School PTSA supports every student and teacher through donations for many activities on campus. Please help support our PTSA by donating snack bar items to be sold at our dances. You can donate items and send them to the office with your student. Click Here for more information and items needed. 

ELAC: The English Learner Advisory Committee generally meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.

PTSA: The Parent Teacher Student Association generally meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 2:15 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.

SSC: The School Site Council generally meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 2:15 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.

Remind Message

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