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School Information:
15340 Smith Road
Charlotte, NC 28273
Courier # 590
P: 980-344-1000 | F: 980-343-1836
Principal: Kimberly C. Odom
LC: South Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Grades: K-5
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Welcome to River Gate
A school with a rigorous learning environment that promotes high expectations and meets the needs of our diverse learners, while preparing them to compete globally.
School Announcements
EOG Testing
5/23/2017Read full story
Harassment and Bullying Lesson Opt Out
5/19/2017Read full story
EOG Testing
5/19/2017Read full story
School Board Names Mrs. Rogers Principal of Ballantyne Elementary
5/10/2017Read full story
Mrs. Smith "That's My Teacher" Award Winner - K Love Radio
5/5/2017Read full story
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Current Calendar Events
May 24EOG Reading
May 25EOG Math
May 26EOG Science for Fifth Grade Students
May 29Memorial Day Holiday
May 314th and 5th Grade Field Day
Jun 1K and 1st Grade Field Day
Jun 23rd Grade Retest
Jun 4 - 6 5th Grade Field Trip to Washington, D.C.
Jun 52nd and 3rd Grade Field Day
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River Gate will be a place where learning is fun and students are constantly engaged.  Through our efforts, we will value our diversity and promote high standards for all learners.  Collaborative efforts amongst all staff members and continuous professional development will equip our staff to ensure that students experience the best educational opportunities that will prepare them for their future endeavors.  It is essential that we have a great classroom teacher for every single child. 




2016-2017 Teachers of the Year

         Mrs. Melissa Carpenter                               Mrs. Shantell Moss                                   Mrs. Rene Jackson

    2016-2017 Teacher of the Year           2016-2017 New Teacher of the Year           2016-2017 Assistant of the Year

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