Welcome to Alfred J. Gomes  School, 
where students read to know
and speak to grow!!

SCHOOL HOURS   8:00-3:30
1:00 dismissal on the 1st Friday of every month 

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Alfred J. Gomes School will continue to ensure students are provided with a quality education and meaningful learning opportunities. As families are the first educators of our children, we encourage you to continue to be a part of your child’s education through the various family involvement activities planned throughout the year. We look forward to fostering partnerships between students, staff, families, and community as we work together to educate our children.

What's New?

Dear Families, 

Every year, each public school and school district in Massachusetts receives a report card. Just as your child's report card shows how they are doing in different subjects, the school's report card is designed to show families how our school is doing in different areas. The report card includes multiple measures of a school's performance, by providing information on student achievement, teacher qualifications, student learning opportunities and more. A link to our school's report card is available below:

                        Gomes School Report Card

We encourage you to become involved in helping us improve our school. We see parents as critical partners in the success of our students and our school, and we are grateful for your continued support. If you have any questions about your school's report card, would like to become involved in school improvement activities, or would like to request more information, please contact our school.

Ellyn Gallant, Principal

EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it  in our very own Gomes Gazette!!

Click on the links below to check out our monthly newsletter and learn more about what's happening right here at Gomes School! 

                                      Gomes Gazette-February20.pdf

                        Gomes Gazette-February20- SPANISH.pdf

                     Gomes Gazette-February20 Portuguese.pdf

                                           WHAT'S COOKING?

     Click on the link below to view the Lunch Menu for March

                                March 2020_ Lunch Menu.pdf

                                    Wellness Corner

To learn more about the different types of services that our Student Adjustment Counselors, Mrs. Daniels & Mrs. Sharland, provide to students and families in order to support and foster healthy relationships that provide the groundwork for academic success, please click the links below!

                                            Letter from Mrs. Daniels, SAC.pdf

                                       Letter from Mrs. Sharland, SAC.pdf

Upcoming Events

This is an update based on the recent extended school closure by Governor Baker’s mandate to extend the closure of all Massachusetts’ schools at least through Monday, May 4, 2020. Currently, all New Bedford Public Schools and the administration building are closed to the general public in addition to the City of New Bedford offices, libraries and playgrounds at schools and across the city.

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