Our first hurricane make-up day is Monday, October 16th. This was originally a teacher work day. However, students are expected to attend school as a make-up day for one of the days missed due to the hurricane.
Free Lunch for All Students
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that students in Florida schools affected by Hurricane Irma will be able to enjoy free school meals provided by USDA's National School Lunch Program through October 20th. This includes students enrolled in Pinellas County Schools.
GBEMS Annual Fish Broil
Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 14th!
Our annual Fish Broil will be held on campus from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM.
17-18 School Year
Click here to view Classroom Supply Wish Lists
Click here to view our student uniform options
In order for students to access the internet/internet-based apps at home, they must follow these directions:
Important Car Circle Information for New Families
The picture below depicts the flow of traffic for our car circle. For student safety reasons, it is imperative that this flow is the one followed for both arrival to and dismissal from school each day.
New this year at Gulf Beaches Elementary Magnet School is FINSS (Future Innovators’ Network for Student Skillsets)!
As part of our school curriculum, Project Based Learning (PBL) is being infused into the classrooms. Teachers and students are working collaboratively to expand their knowledge and present it in unique ways.
In preparation for new PBL projects on the horizon, we would like to collaborate with our families and community members to share their skills, interests and real-world experiences with our students!
Click here to view our video and learn more!
Important tips for navigating our site:
*Safety Concern: Our campus is not open to students until 8:05 am, unless your child attends a pre-approved morning club or meeting. The YMCA is available, on-site, at a cost. Students are not to be dropped off for school in the front parking lot. Students who arrive after 8:35 am must be walked into the front office by an adult and signed in.
*In order to preserve student learning time, breakfast will not be served after 8:25 am. Students are expected to be present in classes no later than 8:35 am.
Corey Causeway Bridge Opening Schedule:
8 am. to 7 pm. On the hour and at every 20 minutes past the hour
Please adhere to all posted speed and STOP signs especially at peak arrival and dismissal times.
*The GBEMS School Advisory Council has created a Magnet Agreement. This agreement is signed by all students and families each school year and the specified terms will be upheld. Please visit the SAC page for more information and to view the forms.
*Gulf Beaches Elementary Magnet School Car Magnets are on sale through the PTA in the Front Office. They are $3.00 each and look exactly like the circular logo at the top of this page. If you are interested in purchasing one, please visit the office. Please pay using cash and exact change only as we cannot make change. Thank you.
*Please send in Box Tops, Campbell's Soup Labels and Coke Rewards with your students as you collect them. These are a great way for us to earn money for our school!
The mission of Gulf Beaches Elementary Magnet School is to educate and prepare each student for college, career, and life.