Admin

office hoursPlease note our summer 
office hours:

June 3- June 14
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

June 17 - July 26
Office Closed

July 29
Office Reopens
7:00 AM -3:30 PM



spirit day
Please join us for 2019-2020 Spirit Days! Spirit Day for 7th graders is August 6th. Spirit Day for 8th graders is August 7th. More information is coming in our summer mailer in mid July! 





August 6th (7th Grade)                 August 7th (8th Grade)

   2:30-4:45 PM (Last Names A-L)        2:30-4:45  (Last Names A-L)

   5:15-7:30 (Last Names M-Z)           5:15-7:30 (Last Names M-Z)



Parent Portal



Click Here
 to log into the RUSD Parent Portal to complete your data confirmation. (after July 8)

 






help

If you need help setting up a parent portal account, help with the data confirmation process, or need access to a printer, please visit us at Matthew Gage Middle School on the following days and times for assistance: 

July 24: 8 AM - 12 PM
July 25: 5 PM - 7 PM
July 26: 10 AM - 2 PM



TDAPThe TDAP shot and two doses of the Varicella vaccine are required for all 7th graders prior to attending school. Students without proof of these will be excluded from school.


insurancePlease consider purchasing insurance for your chromebook through our group policy. Coverage for the entire school year is only $18.00 and covers you in the event of stolen or broken devices. For more information you can download an insurance from in English here or Spanish here. You can also visit the insurance website by clicking here. 
 

First day of 7th grade

The first day of school for all 7th graders is Friday, August 9th. Students attend school 8:00 AM - 11:20 AM. 



first day 8th grade

The first day of school for all 8th graders is Monday, August 12th. Both 7th and 8th grade students attend school 8:00 AM - 2:25 PM. 




Back to SchoolPlease make plans to attend Back to School Night! Our Back to School Night will be held Thursday, August 22, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. 


cheese
Picture Day is Thursday, August 29. Pictures will be taken during students' PE classes. 




primetime
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. 





Bell Schedule


Please click below to view the bell schedules for the 
2019-20 school year:

Daily Bell Schedule
Planning Day Bell Schedule



 


aeries

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




counselor
Need an appointment with your school counselor? To make an appointment with the 7th Grade Counselor, Mrs. Lindsey Watts, Click hereTo make an appointment with the 8th Grade Counselor, Mrs. Susan Weber Perez, 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





Physicals
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 Lunch
It's easy to pay for your student's meals online.
Click here to make an online payment to your student's account. 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 complete an interest form at our Spirit Day. Our first meeting will be Thursday, September 26th at 2:35 PM. 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. 


News

Family Resources

Daily Announcements:
Click Here to see our daily announcements. 

Opportunities for Parent Involvement:


PARENT CONNECTION:
 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. Our first Parent Connection for the 2019-2020 school year will be Thursday, October 17th, 6:30-7:30 PM. 


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 Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 7:30 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.

PTSA: The Parent Teacher Student Association generally meets on the 3rd Thursday 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 2:35 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.

Special Education Parent Advisory Council: The Special Education Parent Advisory Council generally meets on the 1st Thursday of each month from 6:30 - 7:30 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.

​African American Parent Advisory Council: ​The African American Parent Advisory Council generally meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30-7:30 PM. Please see the calendar tab for specific dates.


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