West Seattle schools: New signs for Gatewood Elementary

February 10, 2012 at 4:32 pm | In Gatewood, West Seattle news, West Seattle schools | 2 Comments

Just received from the Gatewood Elementary PTA‘s 2011-2012 Board – that photo, and this explanation:

We are proud to show off our two new signs at Gatewood Elementary. They are located at the corners of Myrtle and Frontenac along Fauntleroy Way SW. This is the final piece of our Operation Imagination project that included a new big toy on the playground, construction of an amphitheater, and of course the goats, who helped us with our ivy problem. This has been many years in the making and many parents who started on the project have sense moved onto middle and high school. Big thank you to them and everybody still at Gatewood who have been so instrumental in this fabulous project. Welcome to Gatewood.

Many years indeed! Checking our archives, WSB coverage of those milestones stretches back to 2007 – including the goats’ visit in 2007 and the new “big toy” in 2008.

2 Comments

  1. I noticed these this morning. They made me smile! Congratulations, Gatewood!

    Comment by J — 7:52 pm February 10, 2012 #

  2. The Gatewood community rocks! I love that my son gets the benefit of a revamped playground thanks to the vision and legacy left by parents for many future kids. Thanks!!!! Now let’s hope the district doesn’t try to put more portables on our playground.

    Comment by Oliver — 12:28 pm February 11, 2012 #

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