AVID Tour IRSC

Mr. Davino and Ms. McCray took our Gaines Academy AVID 6th graders to visit and tour Indian River State College. The AVID class is centered around exposing students to college early and often, to help make them see that being college bound is a real, achievable and tangible goal. Students were informed about the various degree and…

Attitude of Gratitude Quilt

In the course of just one day; we could find many things to be thankful for…if we only took the time. The students and staff in Mrs. Hill’s ASD room; have adopted and set aside the month of November, to display an attitude of gratitude. To show their thankfulness; the students, under the artistic direction…

SGA Star Staff

Join us in congratulating our colleagues for their hard work and efforts. We are so honored to have each of them represent our school in the SLPS 2016-17 Night of the Stars. Gaines Academy amazing staff representatives are: John Davino, AVID teacher, is our Teacher of the Year; Alania Moise, 7th grade Civics teacher, is our Distinguished Minority…

Volleyball Thank You

Mr. Davino would like to thank everyone who came out or donated to support the Lady COLTS volleyball team last night! We had a massive crowd, a few of our outstanding chorus members performed live, the volleyball team played amazingly well, and it was an all around fun event. There were so many teachers and…

SGA AVID @ Amway Center

On Saturday, November 5th, Gaines Academy AVID students went to the Amway Center, where they spent the day hearing speakers who participated in the AVID program through high school and how AVID prepared them for college and their current roles with the Orlando Magic. In addition to these speakers, co-founder and Magic Executive Pat Williams…

Book Fair coming…

Get started on your holiday shopping. Come to the Gaines Bookaneer Book Fair … where books arrggh the Treasure. Open to all from November 14 through the 18. Room 2-122. Online shopping is from November 5th through November 25th. Check it out at http://www.scholastic.com/bf/sga. Also, you can download the Book fair app from Google Play…

Student Led Conferences & Awards

Students are busy preparing for their student led conferences which will be held on Wednesday, November 2nd.  They are excited to share with a caring adult: their best work, areas they want to strengthen and goals they have for the upcoming quarter. November 2nd will also be First Quarter Awards Day. Conferences and awards ceremonies will be…