EC Open Houses

Are you interested in learning more about Gaynor’s Early Childhood program? Join us for one of our virtual fall open houses! Click here for details.

Democracy, Voting, and Emotions: How Gaynor is Preparing Students for Election Day

As Election Day approaches, students at Gaynor are learning about presidents, the responsibilities of citizens, and strategies to manage their emotions.

Let Them Wear Costumes! Yellow Cluster Students Successfully Advocate for Halloween Policy Change

Students in the Yellow 1 Pod learned that when you speak up in a respectful and reasoned way, action and change can happen, even if temporarily. They successfully advocated for a policy change to allow students to wear costumes for Halloween this year.

Sensory Hallways Are Back! Keeping Gaynor Students Moving

Sensory hallways are back in the halls at Gaynor, with the goal to provide quick movement opportunities near the classroom, which is especially important now as movement about the school is more limited due to COVID restrictions.

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month Through the Arts

Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15, is dedicated to recognizing the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans. This fall, Gaynor students did just that through both drama and music.

Our Mission

A pioneer in special education, Stephen Gaynor School is an independent Pre-K, Lower, and Middle School for bright students with learning differences. Founded in 1962, Stephen Gaynor School provides a highly individualized educational program in a rich, rigorous, and nurturing environment in which students gain the skills and confidence necessary to learn, grow, and reach their full potential.