TGMS Weekly Updates

September 27, 2021

A Message from Mr. Kauffeld - Nominate a Teacher

Our teachers are doing outstanding and innovative things every day to engage our students.

Here is a chance to nominate a Toll Gate Middle School teacher as a Teacher of the Month. Please click the link below:

Thank you for helping recognize our teachers.

5th gr. testing in October

Fifth grade students will be administered the Terra Nova for Science and Social Studies and the InView for cognitive identification. The results of these assessments will be used to inform teachers of student achievement in comparison to national norms and to identify students as gifted and talented.

Testing will take place on the following dates:

October 19, 20 and 21

For more information please see the attached letter.

Picture Retakes

School picture retakes are scheduled for Wednesday, September 29. Picture packets may be ordered online at:, use order code: 62739JB

Parent /Teacher conferences

Parent/Teacher conferences will take place in October. Conference dates are Thursday, October 7, 4:15 - 7:45 pm, and Tuesday, October 12, 7:45 am - 7:45 pm. Please note that there is no school on Tuesday, October 12 for K - 8 grades due to conferences.

PTO Walk-a-thon Continues!

Take a peek at the Classroom Leaderboard for the Toll Gate Middle School Walk-a-Thon! See how your child’s class stacks up with others and if they’re reaching their classroom goal. There is still time to help them! Any donation size helps!

We are seeking 100% online registration and participation with ANY donation amount. We’re currently at 32% to goal! So far only 227 students out of 720 have participated with a donation and only 193 have registered!

All donations are greatly appreciated; however, we are striving for all students to each raise $50.00!

Please see the attached flyer for more information and instructions to setup your online account and start getting donations.

Upcoming events

Sept. 29 Picture Retake Day

Oct. 1 Walk-a-thon donations due

Oct. 6 VIrtual Learning Day - No in-school classes - Professional Development

Oct. 7 Parent Conferences 4:15 - 7:45 pm

Oct. 12 NO SCHOOL, K-8 - Parent Conferences 7:45 am - 7:45 pm pm