St. Mary Gate of Heaven Catholic Academy

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General Information


This information should be used only as a guideline.

Consult the school handbook for specific information.

School Hours
Classes: 8:05AM - 3:00PM
School Office: 8:00AM - 3:15PM 

Main School Entrance
All parents and guardians must enter the school using the main entrance on 101st Avenue. Adults are not to use the student entrances.

A monthly calendar is published. This calendar should be consulted for specials events and changes in the regular schedule.

Rainy Day Procedures
- Doors will be opened at 8:05AM
- All students are to enter through the large school yard on 104th Street

School Closings
There will be several ways to determine whether school is closed due to inclement weather or other emergency. You will be able to check this website and our OptionC website. Announcements will be posted on the opening page of each website. Also closing of school will be announced on the radio. WINS AM 1010 and WCBS AM 880 will carry the announcements of the closing. If NYC Public Schools or the schools of the Diocese of Brooklyn are closed, St. Mary Gate of Heaven will be closed.