GATE Parents Group


    The Gate Parents Group works with the San Mateo Union High School District to provide a high-quality Gifted and Talented Education Program. 

    Visit the Gate Parents Group website.


    Last Chance!! Registration for ACT Prep Classes is open for all students

    Targets April 13 test (Last ACT Prep class for the academic year)

    The classes are at San Mateo HS on Feb 23, Mar 2, Mar 9, Mar 16, Mar 23 and Mar 30.

    Registration dates:

    2/16/19 - last day to register!


    Registration for SAT Prep Class is open for all students

    Targets May 4 and Jun 1 SAT Tests

    The GATE Parents Group sponsored course will be held at SMHS on Saturdays 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/13 and 4/27 (no classes on 4/6 and 4/20).  Morning (8:30am-noon) and afternoon (1:00-4:30pm) sessions are available.

    2/4 - 2/10/19 – All district students early registration (discounted rate)

    2/11 - 3/9/19 – Regular registration for all students


    For more information and to register, please visit

    For questions on the SAT Prep classes, email

    For questions on the ACT Prep classes, email


    Important: Students are responsible for registration to take the actual tests.

    For SAT test registration, visit the College Board website

    For ACT test registration, visit


    Need-based scholarships are available to SMUHSD students.  Contact for more information.


    If you wish to receive information directly from the GATE Parents Group on upcoming sponsored events and classes, please sign up