Manchester GATE

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Manchester G.A.T.E.
Fresno, California
United States
Motto "Quench Your Thirst For Knowledge- Try G.A.T.E.r- Ade"[2]
School district Fresno Unified School District
Grades 26[1]
Enrollment 739[1] (2007)
Student to teacher ratio 26:1[1]
Color(s) blue and green
Team name G.A.T.E.Rs

Manchester GATE is an elementary school in Fresno, California. It has won many awards including one in Redbook. The new principal is Janet Gengozian and the new vice principal is Mr. Daryn Sassano. G.A.T.E. is an acronym for Gifted And Talented Education. Manchester GATE serves grades 26. With a student-teacher ratio of 26:1, Manchester GATE had an enrollment of 739 students in 2007.[1]

In 2007, Manchester GATE received the National No Child Left Behind Title I Distinguished Schools Recognition Award.[3] It was only one of two schools in California to receive this award for that school year.[4]

In 2012, Manchester GATE achieved an Academic Performance Index Score of 998, which tied three other public elementary schools for the highest elementary school scores in California.[5]


  1. ^ a b c d "Manchester Gate". Los Angeles Times. 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-08-18. Retrieved 2011-08-17. 
  2. ^ Jost, Bob (2011-06-09). "Manchester GATE Elementary School". Manchester GATE Elementary School. Archived from the original on 2011-08-18. Retrieved 2011-08-16. 
  3. ^ "Education's Top 10 Accomplishments for 2007 – Year 2007 (CA Dept of Education)". California Department of Education. 2007-12-28. Archived from the original on 2009-02-22. Retrieved 2009-02-22. 
  4. ^ "Manchester GATE garners education honor: Fresno school 1 of 2 in state to win a national award". The Fresno Bee. The McClatchy Company. 2007-01-27. Archived from the original on 22 February 2009. Retrieved 22 February 2009. 
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Coordinates: 36°47′15.7″N 119°46′58.9″W / 36.787694°N 119.783028°W / 36.787694; -119.783028