Thank you for your interest in applying to Gateway Academy.
To apply for the current school year please follow the steps below:

  • APPLY FOR ENROLLMENT | Please complete an application, parent questionnaire, and teacher evaluation to submit to the Admissions Coordinator. 
  • ATTEND A GROUP TOUR | We invite you to visit Gateway Academy for a group tour. Touring the Gateway campus and seeing Gateway students and faculty in the midst of their day is an invaluable opportunity to experience our distinct approach. 
  • SCHEDULE A STUDENT INTERVIEW AND TESTING | Applicant will be scheduled to have an interview with our Admissions team and then take a placement test. 


Parents will be notified once admission decisions have been made. The Admissions Committee’s decision regarding placement is based on what is best for each child as they take into consideration the developmental needs of each child. Gateway Academy reserves the right to deny admission to a student if his or her ability, behavior, or emotional development indicates that he or should could not be best served by our school program. Gateway Academy admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Gateway Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, or ethnic origin, in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, or other school-administered programs. Gateway Academy does not offer scholarships. 


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ELEMENTARY APPLICATION FORMS (Kindergarten and 1st grade)
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Completed applications and forms may be turned into the school office or mailed to:

Gateway Academy
Attention: Admissions Office
13300 Panama City Beach Parkway
Panama City Beach, FL 32407