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Middle Gate Loves to Read Week

May 1st - 5th

Kickoff skit - shared in Google Drive

Steven Swinburne



Chris Geissler, Principal

John Sullivan, Lead Teacher

View past topics and information here


School Hours 2016-2017
Grades K-4            9:05-3:37
Please time your arrival 
between 8:55 and 9:05 in the morning.



9:05-1:37 11:05-3:37
News & Announcements

Kindergarten Registration for 2017-18

Click here to register your kindergartner for the 2017-2018 school year. 

Lunch Menu

Click on the link for Middle Gate Elementary.

Lunch Menus

Parent Portal

INFOSNAP: If you have not already done so, please update your INFOSNAP online information for returning students as soon as possible. It is critical that we have accurate and current information for all students and their families. If you have any questions, please contact the office. 

2016-17 School Calendar

2017-18 School Calendar

Bus Drop-Off Waiver

Please read the attached notice for change to transportation.



Drop Off Procedure

Click here for the new access drop off procedure details.

Alternative Transportation Form

If you desire school bus transportation for childcare, please complete the attached form. This form must be filled out every year even if your childcare arrangements will remain the same.


Volunteer Forms & Procedures

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at Middle Gate School.  All who will be volunteering are required to submit to a criminal background investigation and complete a Volunteer Information Form and Waiver of Liability each school year.  More information can be found here.  

Raptor Visitor Management

Please see the attached letter regarding our new Raptor Visitor Management Security System that is in all our schools. If you have any questions after you have reviewed the information, please contact our Director of Security, Mark Pompano, at

(203) 270-6121 or by e-mail. Link to letter

Student Insurance

Student Insurance is now available for the 2016-2017 School Year.  Click here

for more information.


The Newtown Public School District is committed to a policy of equal opportunity/affirmative action for all qualified persons and equal access to Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups.  The Newtown Public School District does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex,  age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, past or present history of mental disorder, physical disability or learning disability), genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws.  The Newtown Public School District does not unlawfully discriminate in employment and licensing against qualified persons with a prior criminal conviction. 504 Form

Inquiries regarding the Newtown Public School District’s nondiscrimination policies and practices should be directed to

Title IX, Title VI, and Section 504 Coordinator                              Title IX, Title VI Coordinator                                                   504 Coordinator

Jean Evans Davila, Assistant Superintendent                                 Sonia Raquel, Special Education Supervisor                              Maureen Hall, Special Education Supervisor

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Newtown, CT  06470                                                                         Newtown, CT  06470                                                                  Newtown, CT  06470

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Disclaimer: The links on this page have been evaluated and chosen based on their educational merit. Due to the fluidity of the Internet, sites may change from when they were initially reviewed. Also, it cannot be guaranteed that subsequent links are of equal validity not that they do not contain objectionable information. It is recommended that adult supervision be provided to elementary age children on the Internet. Due to economic reasons, many sites with suitable educational content may also contain commercial content. These sites have not been excluded but in no way represent an endorsement by the Newtown Public Schools for products advertised.