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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
River Gate Wins eBox Top Grand Prize $100,000
2/22/2017Read full story
CMS Message to Parents
2/15/2017Read full story
Greater Gator Fun Run!
2/1/2017Read full story
Community Engagement Sessions
1/31/2017Read full story
River Gate featured on CMS Homepage
1/25/2017Read full story
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Current Calendar Events
Mar 31Teacher Work Day
Apr 3MAP Testing Begins
Apr 6Boosterthon Fun Run
Apr 7 - 16Spring Break
Apr 203rd Quarter Report Cards
Apr 20SLT Meeting
Apr 20PTA Meeting
Apr 20Spring Concert
Apr 25K & 5th Grade Promotion Pictures
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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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