The Gateway is a writing assessment that measures a student’s knowledge and skills related to the Areas of Focus within World History, Biology, Chemistry, and Language Arts.
Please click here for Gateway Registration.
The Gateway Alternate program is a combination of classes and the test administration. The intervention classes provide aligned content remediation and daily written practice on a sample Gateway prompt. At the conclusion of the classes, students participate in the Gateway Assessment. The class ratio is approximately 7 students to 1 teacher.
Class & Assessment Dates
|Test||Class Dates||Test Dates|
|Science Alternate||9/28/15 -10/01/15 (registration deadline 9/17/15)||10/02/15|
|Social Studies Alternate||10/05/15 – 10/08/15||10/09/15|
|Science Alternate||2/22/16 – 2/25/16||2/26/15|
|Social Studies Alternate||2/29/16 – 3/3/16||3/4/16|
Please click here for Gateway Alternate Registration.
House Bill 91 – Please contact GCPS for House Bill 91 petitions for students who want a diploma and did not receive one because of the previously required graduation test.
Please click here for the House Bill 91 Diploma Petition.