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Is Gateway Academy (GA) an accredited school? 

Gateway Academy is a registered New York State School. The school has been approved by the New York State Board of Regents and as a registered school, can grant academic credit in New York State. Gateway Academy is also a long-standing member of the Association of Christian Schools International.

Can GA students obtain bus transportation?

Transportation can be obtained through the New York City Office of Pupil Transportation. The same guidelines and criteria that provide transportation for public school students apply to Gateway Academy students. Please call 718-966-8695 for more information or email us directly at

Does GA offer a Before and After Care Program?

Yes. The Before Care program runs from 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM and the After Care program runs from 3 PM – 5:30 PM. Parents may enroll students on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis. To find out more about fees or to sign up contact us at

What extra-curricular activities are offered at GA?

Gateway Academy offers several outstanding extra-curricular activities including the following: Lego Robotics, Model Rocketry, Journalism, Chess, Performing Arts, Sign Language, Soccer, Basketball and Softball (varies by year and semester).

When should I apply?

You can apply now! New applications are accepted for review year-around.

What time does school start and end?

Full-time pre-k students through 8th grade attend school from 8:25 AM – 2:45 PM. Dismissal is at 2:45 PM. Half-day

pre-k students attend until 11:30 AM.

Is there a standardized uniform and where can I purchase it?

Yes, there is a standardized uniform. Uniforms can be ordered at Flynn & O’Hara at 2645 Forest Avenue, Staten Island, NY. You can also order online by visiting their website