National School Walk Out: Message from Dr. Gaynor

Head of School Dr. Scott Gaynor’s letter to parents after the March 14 National School Walk Out.

Go for the Gold! 2018 Reading Challenge Kicks off at Gaynor

Between the annual reading challenge and collection drive for Project Cicero, March is a book-filled month at Gaynor. Read more to find out how our community has been breaking records and spreading the joy of reading both inside and outside our walls.

Gaynor Shines at 2018 Gaynor Gala

On March 6, Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers was transformed for Gaynor Gala 2018. The theme, “A Time to Shine,” highlighted the importance of, and Stephen Gaynor School’s commitment to, the performing arts.

Dare to Be Different(iated)

One of Gaynor’s core tenets is an individualized curriculum for each student. But did you know this means material can be differentiated down to a single question? Find out how different teachers approach this process and why it pays off when it comes to unlocking each child’s potential.

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.