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Join us for Skate Night 2018!

Stephen Gaynor School Parents’ Association presents Gaynor Skate Night on Tuesday, February 6 from 5:30pm – 8:30pm at Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers. Register today!

The Importance of Early Childhood Education

Stephen Gaynor School’s Early Childhood program is a unique and innovative model. We have created a video that highlights our Early Childhood program and provides parents and educators with insight on how they might recognize learning differences in preschool children.

Study Skills & Strategies for Students

As students prepare for test-taking, it is important to learn how to study effectively, rather than just study. Blue Cluster Teacher Rebecca Felt shares some strategies for students to use in order to make the most of their test prep.

Field of Dreams: Interview with Max Esh ’99

Max Esh ’99 recently returned to Gaynor to share how his educational experience changed his life and the way he worked to achieve his goal of working in professional sports.

Shaping the Future of Diversity & Inclusion at Gaynor

At Stephen Gaynor School, diversity and inclusion is deeply important to our community and mission. Thanks to the recently launched five-year strategic plan, diversity and inclusion efforts will continue to be expanded and implemented. The first changes include updates to our website as well as a new identity for the Community Values Committee (CVC).

Register Now for Summer Camp!

Registration is now open for Summer Camp 2018! Stephen Gaynor School’s summer camp is like no other camp in the New York City area. Open exclusively to current Gaynor families, our summer camp allows students in our Early Childhood and Lower School to enjoy a variety of summer activities while maintaining important reading and other academic skills in a structured but enjoyable environment.

There’s a Lot to be Thankful For at Gaynor

As the holidays draw nearer and we look back on the first half of the 2017-2018 school year, it is clear that there’s a lot to be thankful for. In particular, being part of the Gaynor community.

Kindness is Contagious

In honor of World Kindness Day on November 13, students did a special project in art class to spread a little kindness and the reactions were priceless.

Meet the Faculty, Part 3

In this installment of our “meet the new faculty and specialists” series, we will introduce you to the new head teachers in the Middle School. One is a published author and the other is a Wolverine!

Gaynor Community Comes Together to Celebrate Life of Dr. Miriam (Mimi) Michael

The Gaynor community came together on Wednesday, October 18, on what would have been Co-Founder Dr. Miriam (Mimi) Michael’s 101st birthday to celebrate her life and her life’s work. Honoring the school’s co-founder were Trustee Emeritus Jo Ann Gaynor, Head of School Dr. Scott Gaynor, and Yvette Siegel-Herzog.