Speaker’s Bureau at SGA

Dr. Mills began a monthly Speaker’s Bureau for our 7th and 8th grade students.  This is an opportunity for members from the community to share their own personal journey toward being a leader.  In this first experience, Dr. Perry shared his road to meeting his personal, academic and life goals.  The students at Sam Gaines…


Student Council Food Drive

Student Council is  happy to announce that SGA collected……1232 items for the food drive.  We are so proud of our students for impacting their community this holiday season. The homeroom winning the ice cream party with the most food items collected is Mrs. LaChance’s third grade class with 192 item. Great job, everyone!

Curious George Visits SGA

Special guest readers stopped by the Gaines Academy kindergarten classes on Friday afternoon. Curious George and the Man in the Yellow Hat mesmerized the students as they read their story, Curious George by H.A. Rey.  After the reading, Curious George led both students and teachers in an energetic game of ‘George Says’. What an engaging, fun time…


Winter Concert

The Gaines Academy Winter Concert will be on Thursday, December 3rd from 5:30 to 7PM. Treat yourself to an evening of majestic melodies. Come out and enjoy the holiday music of the SGA Middle School Concert Band and elementary music students.

Picture Makeup Day

SMILE! There will be a photographer on campus for picture makeups on Tuesday, December 1st. Students & staff that were absent on Fall Picture day or are new to the school since Fall Picture day will be photographed. Also, parents that were not happy with a purchased packet can return their packet and have their student’s picture retaken.

Turkey Bowl Success

Awesome! Fantastic! Fun! Just some of the adjectives used to describe the Gaines Academy First Annual Turkey Bowl. Thursday evening’s night of family fun featured games, arts & crafts, face painting, cake walks, relay races, cheerleading instruction and a Scholastic Book Fair. All of this while being serenaded by the impressive SGA Band. The featured event of the…


National Education Support Professionals Day

As part of American Educational Week-Wednesday, November 18, 2015 has been designated as National Education Support Professional’s Day to honor the contributions of school support employees.  National Education Support Professional’s Day honors all secretaries, classroom aides, cafeteria workers, maintenance workers, bus drivers and the others who help and do their part in making public schools…


Book Fair is Here

The Scholastic Book Fair is this week only and there’s something for everyone! There are lots of great, NEW books for everyone!  Visit the Book Fair during school hours or during the Turkey Bowl on Thursday evening. Don’t miss out! The Book Fair ends Friday, November 20th. See you there!

Sam’s Club Partnership

SGA has a supportive partnership with Sam’s Club of Port Saint Lucie. They boost our employees’ benefits through special membership offers. Even more important are their generous donations. These donations help with keeping school spirits high by assisting staff with creating positive events for our students. Sam’s Club and its employees are a great asset to the Colts family!  …


National Kids at Hope Day

Samuel S. Gaines Academy participated in National Kids at Hope Day. Staff members cheered on students as they arrived for school Thursday November 12, 2015. SGA proudly celebrated National Kids at Hope Day by waving motivational posters, high-fiving students, and wearing the Kids at Hope colors. Kids at Hope is a strategic, cultural framework designed…