Dedication ceremony celebrates promise of new school
The Gateway Elementary School library is decorated with a mural and a hanging alphabet sculpture, thanks to a donation in the memory of Carol Ann Daneff, a former OPS teacher and reading specialist.
Posted: Sunday, September 15, 2013 12:00 am
Ray Perrigo, principal of Gateway Elementary School, jokes that he didn't know if he'd make it to the opening of his new school.
The 42-year veteran educator was appointed principal of the Omaha Public Schools' 63rd elementary school in 2009, but a series of construction setbacks twice delayed the school's opening.
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Sunday, September 15, 2013 12:00 am.