Principal's Message

Dear Parents and Students of Gonsalves Elementary School,



As the new principal of Gonsalves Elementary School, it is my honor and privilege to extend a warm welcome to all of you as we prepare to embark on a new school year together.


The start of a new school year is always an exciting time filled with anticipation, new beginnings, and the promise of growth. I am truly thrilled to be a part of the Gonsalves school community and am looking forward to getting to know each and every one of you.


At Gonsalves, we are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive learning environment that fosters the academic, social, and emotional development of every student. Our dedicated team of educators and staff members is passionate about creating meaningful learning experiences that inspire curiosity, critical thinking, and a lifelong love of learning.


I am excited to work collaboratively with parents, guardians, and families to ensure that our students have the best possible educational experience. Your involvement and support are invaluable, and I encourage you to stay engaged and connected with our school community throughout the year. Together, we can create a strong partnership that helps our students thrive.


I welcome your thoughts, feedback, and ideas as we work together to make Gonsalves Elementary School an even better place for our students to learn and grow.  Feel free to email me at [email protected] .


I am truly excited about the journey ahead and the wonderful opportunities that await us. Let's make this school year a memorable one as we come together to create a vibrant and dynamic learning community. 


Thank you for entrusting us with your child's education. I am looking forward to a successful and rewarding school year at Gonsalves Elementary School.




Warmest regards,

Melissa Christensen,


Gonsalves Elementary School