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The science department at Stephen Gaynor School has recently undergone several exciting changes, expanding in both size and staff, creating a more dynamic and rigorous science program that will better prepare students for life after Gaynor.
Blue Cluster student Max gifted Dr. Gaynor “Gaynoropoly,” a version of the classic board game customized to reflect life at Gaynor. No detail was spared!
On Sunday, nearly 800 members of the Gaynor community entered a school completely transformed into a Spring Carnival. This first-ever event of this magnitude was a terrific opportunity for parents and students to enjoy having fun with one another at school, and to get a chance to show their school with pride to siblings and friends.
On Friday, May 5, Gaynor hosted an event in conjunction with the Gaynor Alumni Network to honor legacy faculty and staff who have served 10, 15, 20, and 50 or more years. Dozens of alumni from a range of class years returned to campus to connect with each other, their former teachers, and celebrate the honorees.
Orange Cluster students planned and ran their own lemonade stand which benefitted the ASPCA and Alex’s Lemonade Stand.
David Miliband, President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee, visited Gaynor to speak with the Green and Blue Clusters this morning.
Continuing the diversity and inclusion efforts Gaynor has invested in this year, members of Gaynor’s Community Values Committee attended the NYSAIS Diversity Conference 2017: Acts of Resilience.
Early Childhood students at Gaynor were assigned shades of pink, yellow, red, and green and then explored the Westside Community Garden to find the match for their special color.
This summer, Stephen Gaynor School will offer a five-day training program introducing participants to the Orton-Gillingham multisensory reading approach and how it is used in the classroom.