New Enrollment Applications for 2016-2017 School Year
Gateway Science Academy will begin accepting new enrollment applications for the 2017-2018 school year on September 1, 2016 until March 1, 2017. Both online and paper applications are acceptable. Deadline for receipt of new enrollment applications for the 2016-2017 school year is March 1, 2017. GSA will conduct a lottery on March 4, 2017 at 5049 Fyler Avenue, St. Louis, MO for new enrollment applicants. Priority in the lottery will first be given to residents within the geographical boundaries of the school (zip codes: 63109, 63110, 63139 and a small portion of 63143 within city limits).
You must be a legal resident of the city of St. Louis to attend the Gateway Science Academy South. Consult a school district map or street lines to make sure your home is within the city. The school attendance laws of the State of Missouri are strictly enforced. If you are unsure whether your child is eligible to attend the Gateway Science Academy – South, the staff of the Registrar’s Office will be happy to answer your questions.
School Enrollment Procedures
Students chosen during the lottery, or as spots become available, will be invited to enroll at GSA and will receive an enrollment packet in the mail. All portions of the enrollment packet must be filled out completely.
Proof of Residence
Proof of residence is part of the enrollment packet. Three items must be provided as proof of the parent/guardian’s residence. Below are documents that can be used for this purpose:
- A Certificate of Occupancy is required for any two-family or single-home rental, plus two additional proofs
- A current signed lease, mortgage or purchase agreement
- A current utility bill showing the name and address of the parent/guardian
- Income or employment verification
- Tax correspondence
- Home, rental, or car insurance
- Verification from a bank or other financial institution
If you move to a new address at any time during your child’s enrollment in the School, it is your responsibility to inform school officials of your new address and bring proof of residency to the Registrar’s Office.
A child is eligible for admission to Kindergarten if the child reaches the age of five (5) before the first day of August of the school year beginning in that calendar year. A child is eligible for admission to First Grade if the child reaches the age of six (6) before the first day of August of the school year beginning in that calendar year.
For More Information
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