PromotionPromotion Information
8th Grade Promotion is on Thursday, May 30. Promotion is in our main quad and begins promptly at 9:00 AM. Students must arrive at regular time. Parents can begin seating at 8:05 AM. All reserved seats must be filled or released at 8:30 AM. Promotion lasts approximately one hour. Please click here to review important promotion information. 

dance8th Grade Dance Change of Date
The 8th grade dance has been changed to Thursday, May 23rd, from 6:00-8:30 PM. 

chromebookChromebook Collection
Chromebooks will be collected beginning Friday, May 17th. Students should check with elective teachers for specific dates. 

end of year fun

End of the Year Information
The end of the 2019-20 school year is approaching. Please read our 8th grade parent letter by clicking here for English and here for Spanish. 

Yearbooks Still Available!
We are still taking orders for the 2019-2020 Matthew Gage Middle School yearbook. Yearbooks are $40 and can be purchased in room 201. Yearbooks can also be ordered online at . Last day to purchase online is May 20th. Yearbook distribution is May 23rd. 

Memorial Day
There will be No School Monday, May 27th, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. 

Last Day 7th Grade
The final day for 7th grade is Wednesday, May 29. It will be a Wednesday schedule, as usual. 


PrimeTime Applications for 2019-2020

Click here for a PrimeTime application. Applications should be turned in to the main office. Parents will be notified of acceptance by phone call. 

If you are interested in being in the Matthew Gage Middle School band for the 2019-2020 school year, click here for more information! 

Bell Schedule

Please click below to view the bell schedules for the 
2018-19 school year:

Daily Bell Schedule
Planning Day Bell Schedule


Parent Portal

Click Here
to log into the RUSD Parent Portal. Click here for directions for setting up weekly emails from Aeries. 


You can also access student information by downloading the official Aeries App through the iTunes store or Google Play!

Need an appointment with your school counselor? To make an appointment with the 7th Grade Counselor, Mrs. Susan Weber Perez, Click here .To make an appointment with the 8th Grade Counselor, Mrs. Lindsey Watts, Click here.To send an email to our College, Career, and World Ready Counselor Miss Stephanie Vizcarra, Click here


Bully Report
Scan the QR code to access a Google form where you can anonymously report bullying or any unsafe situation on campus. 

Or click the link below.

Anonymously Report Bullying Here

All students who wish to participate in team sports need to provide a medical clearance. Please click here to download a copy of the form to take to your physician. 



School LunchIt's easy to pay for your student's meals online. Click here to make an online payment to your student's account.  To view the breakfast menu for May click here. To view the lunch menu for May click here. Breakfast costs $1.50, and lunch costs $3.25.  


Early Dismissal 
Students will be released at 12:35 PM every Wednesday. Optional Wednesday 7th period ends at 1:33 PM. 

Gator Gear

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

Are you interested in serving on our School Site Council?
 Please contact Mrs. Watanabe, Assistant Principal, for additional information. 


Click Here
to log into the RUSD ParentStudent Portal

Click Here
to log into the RUSD ParentStudent Portal

Click Here
to log into the RUSD ParentStudent Portal
labor dayThere will be No School Monday, September 3, in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. 

labor dayThere will be No School Monday, September 3, in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. 


Family Resources

Daily Announcements:
Click Here to see our daily announcements. 

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. Join us next year for informative Parent Connection topics. 

RUSD FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER: The Family Resource Center hosts parent seminars each month. No formal enrollment is necessary and all seminars are free. To view a calendar of activities for the current month, click here. To view a calendar of Parent Engagement Seminars for the 2018-2019 school year, click here. The Family Resource Center is located at 6735 Magnolia Avenue, Portable B6. To view Family Resource Center services, click here

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 4th Thursday of each month at 2:15 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.

Remind Message

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