Support Our Immersion Program by Pre-Registering for the Oso Fit 5K Fun

Mon, Feb 17 10:43am

  Pre-Register for the Oso Fit 5K Fun Run, and 100% of the pre-registration fees will go to a charity of your choice - and you can choose our immersion program! Pre-Register by 4pm on February 21st! $ ... [More]

Box Tops Class Winners

Fri, Feb 14 11:34pm

  Congratulations to the winning classes who turned in the most box tops!   Kindergarten: Rubalcava 1st Grade: DiVito 2nd Grade: DeLuna/Rodriguez 3rd Grade: Schoepfer 4th Grade: Rodriguez 5th Grade: G ... [More]

Updated Teacher's Favorites List 2020

Fri, Feb 14 11:18pm

  Starbuck's and Chocolate and Target and Movie Nights! Treat your child's teacher to their Favorite Things    Teacher's Appreciation Week is coming, March 9-13th   The Teacher's Favorites list has no ... [More]

Teacher Appreciation Poster Sign-Up

Fri, Feb 14 11:02pm

  Coming Soon! Teacher Appreciation Week March 9th-13th. Volunteers Needed! If you wold like to volunteer to make a poster for Teachers and/or Staff for Teacher Appreciation Week, please sign up here: ... [More]

Volunteers Needed - Yes on M

Sat, Feb 8 11:39pm

Join thousands of SVUSD parents, teachers, seniors, elected and business leaders who are voting YES on M for Saddleback Valley schools. With Measure M, we are all FUTURE investors! We are investing in ... [More]

Book Fair Update

Sat, Feb 8 11:25pm

  A big THANK YOU to all of the volunteers who came out and helped at our fall book fair!  This was the most successful fair in the history of Gates book fairs! Total sales for the week were $15,580.9 ... [More]

Support Our Schools - YES on Measure M

Tue, Jan 28 10:23pm

    Many of our schools were built more than 40 years ago and need to be repaired and upgraded. It's time to make essential repairs and improvements so our schools can serve our community for decades ... [More]

Kids Run OC is Cancelled

Fri, Jan 24 8:25am

We were not able to get enough volunteers to run the program this year and unfortunately need to cancel Gates’ participation in the event. Please do not register your child. We are sorry that the prog ... [More]

PTA Membership Cards Going Home This Week

Wed, Jan 8 8:20pm

  Hi Everyone,   Welcome back to school after the holiday break.  This week PTA membership cards in blue bags will be coming home with your kiddos. If you do not receive your PTA card by the end of th ... [More]

Fulfill Your New Year's Resolution and Volunteer for KROC 2020!

Tue, Dec 31 4:40pm

  Did you make a New Year's Resolution to volunteer more? Give back your community? Spend more time with your kids? Be more fit?    Here's the perfect opportunity to do all of those things! Click the ... [More]

Kids Run OC Volunteer Request

Mon, Dec 23 1:43pm

Volunteers needed for the 2020 Kids Run the OC training program. We typically have almost 200 kids participate, and it takes a lot of volunteers to make this program work. We are in need of: Coaches S ... [More]

NEW Weekly Updates / KROC help needed / Konstella Code of Conduct

Sun, Dec 15 9:44pm

NEW! Gates PTA will now be communicating via email once a week -- every Sunday -- about  everything new happening in the coming week! So be sure to check this weekly update email every Sunday so you d ... [More]

EARN FREE MONEY FOR Gates -- JUST BY DOING YOUR HOLIDAY SHOPPING!

Sun, Dec 1 9:45pm

The holidays are around the corner, and you can earn free money for Gates just by shopping! It’s so easy!    Amazon Smile Amazon will donate a percentage of your eligible purchases to Gates PTA! Just ... [More]

It's not too late to join the Gates PTA

Sun, Dec 1 9:39pm

We hope everyone had a Happy Thanksgiving! We are so thankful for everyone who has joined the PTA and who has come to volunteer with the PTA.    There is still time to join the PTA and support our sch ... [More]

Friday is Culture Dress-Up Spirit Day!

Thu, Nov 21 9:51pm

Friday is culture dress up spirit day!  Your child can join the multicultural event by representing your family's culture, or another culture of interest!

Earn $100 in FREE books for your child's class!

Thu, Nov 14 9:33am

We need many more volunteers so the Book Fair runs smoothly!   NEW THIS YEAR: The top 2 classes with the most volunteer hours will earn $100 in FREE books for the class!   ALSO, In appreciation of you ... [More]

Shop the Book Fair online starting TODAY!

Wed, Nov 13 3:06pm

  THE ONLINE BOOK FAIR IS NOW OPEN The Gates PTA Scholastic Book Fair is coming next week, but you can shop starting today online!   Shop Online Here:  https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoo ... [More]

Today is Popcorn Friday!

Fri, Nov 8 10:34am

Don't forget to get your popcorn today in the quad for $1!    All proceeds will go toward the 4th grade end-of-year Gold Rush event, as well as help pay for the many field trips we have this year.    ... [More]

Kid's Factory Extended Hours

Thu, Nov 7 12:57pm

  Kid's Factory will now be open until 5:15 pm!    Find out more about Kid's Factory here: https://www.svusd.org/departments/community-services/kids-factory   For additional information: 949-460-2723 ... [More]

PTA Scholastic Book Fair

Wed, Nov 6 9:52am

Fall book fair is fast approaching! Book fair runs the week of conferences, November 18th – 22nd in the library.  It will be open from 8am to 2:15pm daily.  If you are unable to make it in person, ple ... [More]

Popcorn Fridays Are Back!

Wed, Nov 6 9:42am

Starting this Friday, November 8th, 4th grade will be selling popcorn in the quad for $1!   All proceeds will go toward the end-of-year Gold Rush event, as well as help pay for the many field trips we ... [More]

Konstella ahora puede traducir correos electrónicos / Konstella can now translate emails!

Mon, Oct 28 12:13pm

Konstella has just rolled out a new feature - email translation! In all Announcement, Events, Sign-Up emails, users will see a "translate email" link which allows them to read the emails in their pref ... [More]

Lots of Help Still Needed! / ¡Todavía se necesita mucha ayuda! / Day of the Dead / Dia de Muertos:

Thu, Oct 24 10:39am

  español al final   We still have many open volunteer positions for this Friday, and any amount of time is appreciated. We need help setting up, and you can help any time starting at 2pm.    There wi ... [More]

Important Info About the Dia de Los Muertos Taco Plate Ticket / Boleto de plato de taco Dia de Los Muertos

Tue, Oct 22 10:41pm

To purchase your Taco Plate ticket online using your credit card, click on the link below. The cost is $5.25 to purchase online with the convenience fee, and $5 if you pay cash the night of the event. ... [More]

Pumpkin City Update

Mon, Oct 21 10:26pm

  Hi Everyone!   We have increased to double what we did last year!! So excited for all the kids & families! Great job!!   The purchased wristbands will be in the teachers boxes tomorrow morning and t ... [More]

Pumpkin City Update

Mon, Oct 21 8:22pm

Hi Everyone! We have increased to double what we did last year!! So excited for all the kids & families! Great job!! The purchased wristbands will be in the teachers boxes tomorrow morning and they wi ... [More]

Red Ribbon Week: Wear Red on Monday!

Sun, Oct 20 10:27pm

  This week Gates will be participating in Red Ribbon Week! RED RIBBON WEEK, which is celebrated annually around the country on October 23-31, is the nation's oldest and largest drug prevention awaren ... [More]

Volunteers Needed for Dia de los Muertos Celebration

Sat, Oct 19 3:02pm

  Dia de los Muertos Needs Volunteers!   Do you love face painting? Helping kids make crafts?  Or just have some time on Friday to help set up or tear down the event? We could use everyone's help on F ... [More]

Group ID for Online Catalog Fundraiser

Mon, Oct 14 9:54am

For online orders, you will need the following Group ID code: Para pedidos en línea, necesitará el siguiente código de ID de grupo:   GATE77   Link: https://www.kidsarefirstfundraising.com/   Thank yo ... [More]

Gators Spirit Wear- Venta Mañana/ For Sale TOMORROW

Tue, Oct 1 11:13am

Gates PTA is selling Gators 🐊 T-Shirts & Sweatshirts Tomorrow, Wednesday 10/2, from 8am-9am in the Quad. Gates PTA estará vendiendo camisetas y sudaderas MAÑANA, miércoles 2 de octubre, de 8am-9am en ... [More]

Only a few seats left for Evening in Spain Fundraiser

Mon, Sep 30 4:51pm

The Evening in Spain Fundraiser is almost sold out! There are a few seats left, so get your tickets now if you want to attend. Today (Monday September 30th)  will be the last day tickets will be sold. ... [More]

Pick Up Your Angels Tickets Thursday

Tue, Sep 24 12:54pm

  If you purchased Angels vs. Astros tickets for this Friday's game, you can pick them up Thursday morning in front of the office.   To make other arrangements, please contact Olivia Renella at 714-35 ... [More]

DDLM Shirts and Hoodies

Tue, Sep 24 12:51pm

Tshirt and Hoodie  orders for "dia de los muertos" are being sold in the Quad tomorrow (9/25) before school 

Dia de los Muertos Festival Planning Meeting

Sun, Sep 15 11:10pm

  Come help us plan our 7th annual ALL Dia de los Muertos festival! Our first meeting will be Monday, September 16th at 8:35 am.   Meeting will be held on the front office lawn.   Festival work partie ... [More]