TGMS Weekly Updates

January 25, 2021

Congratulations to our Spelling Bee Finalists!

Congratulations to our students who will participate in next week's school-wide virtual spelling bees. To qualify for the bee, these students scored in the top 20 on an online spelling test. This year, the bees will be conducted virtually, through Google Meet.


The Gateway Academy virtual spelling bee will take place Wednesday, January 27, and the Toll Gate Middle School virtual spelling bee will be Thursday, January 28. Both bees will begin at 7:00 p.m.


Gateway Academy Spellers

Gloria Adeoye

Frank Alton

Kadence Baird

Kenleigh Ballance

Grant Bender

Nihal Bhattarai

Chris Caspers

Flynn Caton

Cavan Gibbs

Colson Hopkins

Paige Johnson

Aidan Langdon

Isaac Ling

Jonah Martin

David McCahon-Linares

Grayson McKeown

Mason McNicol

Daniel Meade

Madison Menke

Olivia Schneider

Allen White

Jake Wilson

Brailyn Wood


Toll Gate Middle School Spellers

Kathryn Bristle

Austin Bruey

Hannah Chelikowsky

Jordan Cordle

Brooklynn Dickenson

Abree Giacomazzo

Abigail Holloway

Alaina Jordan

Lauren Leasor

Sophia Martinez

Varsha Rayapudi

Audrey Rose

Chloe Steinert

Jason Stelzer

Elijah Stephson

Irelyn Van Horn

Claxton Whiteside

Olivia Willis

Girl Scout Troop 2462 Toy Drive for Nationwide Children's Hospital


Girl Scout Troop 2462 Presents their Bronze Award Project

Teddy Works - a Donation Drive


Collecting new and unwrapped toys:
Crayola Crayons and Coloring Books, Pop up books, Toy medical kits, Light up/musical toys Kitchen Play items, Play-Doh and Kinetic Sand, Little Tikes & Fischer Price action structures and parts, Bubbles, Play Tools, Transportation Tracks (Cars and trains), Toy Musical Instruments, Simple games (Memory, Candy Land, Chutes & ladders), Washable baby dolls (no cloth, please!) Wooden puzzles (peg & latch)


Please drop off your donations at:

Redeemer Lutheran Church 1555 S. James Road, Columbus, OH 43227

Donations accepted in person from 10am-12pm on: March 6, 2021

For more information please see the attached flyer

Artwork for the TGMS 2020 - 2021 yearbook cover needed

The TGMS PTO is looking for student artwork to feature on the cover the of TGMS 2020 - 2021 yearbook. The guidelines for the submission are included inn the attached flyer. The deadline is 1/29/21.

Nominate a TGMS Staff Shining Star

Do you know a Toll Gate Middle School staff member who has gone over and above - someone who truly made a difference for your child, our school, or our community? Click on the link below to recognize a TGMS staff member as a Shining Star.


TGMS Staff Shining Star