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2018-2019 Theme: Choose Courageous Conversations

Gaynor’s community theme for 2018-2019 is “Choosing Courageous Conversations.” Learn why this is important and how faculty and staff will be working to incorporate it not only among themselves but with students as well throughout the year.

Gaynor Participating in National Backpack Awareness Day

Gaynor’s Occupational Therapy Department is promoting The American Occupational Therapy Association’s National Backpack Awareness Day on September 23. Read more to find out the steps you can take to ensure your student is wearing their backpack correctly to avoid strain on the muscles.

Phonological and Phonemic Awareness: What’s all the Phuss?

Gaynor’s reading specialists work with our students on a daily basis to improve their skills. What are some of the ways they do that and how can you help your child at home? The reading department shares some tips from their update from the summer 2018 issue of Gaynor Gazette.

Facing Our Emotions

Last year, Gaynor selected the social-emotional program, RULER, to be integrated into the curriculum. Teachers across all cluster levels have been implementing it into their classroom in different and age-appropriate ways for their students.

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.