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Gateway Charter School is governed by the Southwest Charter Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors. The Southwest Charter Foundation, Inc. was founded by a diverse group of Florida based individuals, concerned with the option of quality school choice for families and students.  Currently, the Board has evolved to the members listed below. Each member is a proud, Florida based, business and/or community supporter with hopes and visions for a continued and evolving, academically successful Charter School. The Board establishes policy consistent with the School’s mission and ensures that the programs and operations of the School are faithful to the terms of the charter.

For more information, or if you have any questions, please email us.

Southwest Charter Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors

  • Ken Haiko, Chairman
  • Dennis P Clark, Vice Chair/Secretary
  • Thomas P. Wheeler, Director
  • Billie Miller, Treasurer
  • John O’Brien, Director
  • Patricia Smith, Director

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Annual Audits

Annual Budget

Academic Performance

Elementary School Grade 2017-18: A
Middle School Grade 2017-18: B

School Public Accountability Report:  http://schoolgrades.fldoe.org


Out of Field 2015-2016

Grades 6-12

Gateway Charter School Parent Facilitator :

Amber Jenson
12850 Commonwealth Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33913

Gateway Intermediate Charter School Parent Facilitator:

Michelle Thompson
12850 Commonwealth Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33913

Parent Grievance Procedure

If a parent has a grievance or complaint, please follow the process below:

  1. Seek to resolve the problem with the teacher, if applicable.
  2. If problem is not resolved, meet with school administration via an appointment.
  3. If still unresolved, please contact School Support, CSUSA at 954-202-3500.