Welcome to Gateway Elementary

Gateway Elementary is proud to be a public school and part of the School District of Lee County. We have been providing high quality education for our students for over 25 years. Gateway Elementary opened its doors in August of 1992. We now teach over 700 students in grades PK-5. We have 80 dedicated staff members including 51 highly-qualified instructional staff. 

We embrace our district mission to provide a high-quality education to help each student reach his or her highest potential. We encourage our students to practice good citizenship, demonstrate respect for others, and use problem-solving skills in order to prepare for the challenges of our ever-changing world. We focus on standards based instruction using data driven decisions and student engagement to enhance learning and achievement.


District News

Lee County School Board Appoints  Principal for High School MMM
Lee County School Board Appoints Principal for High School MMM
Posted on 07/18/2019
The School District of Lee County is excited to announce that Neketa Watson has been appointed Principal of High School MMM. Watson will start her ne ...
State Releases 2019 School Grades
State Releases 2019 School Grades
Posted on 07/16/2019
According to the results, 60% of traditional Lee County public schools, not including charters, earned an “A” or “B”, an increase of 8% over last year ...