What goes into finding the right fit for a student who is ready to transition from Gaynor? From the more obvious surface details like location to the more nuanced like the environment of a school, Gaynor’s Placement Office shares what goes into the decision and tips for families.
A speaker from the non-profit organization Rachel’s Challenge visited Gaynor to spread a message about the importance of kindness in three special assemblies for students and parents.
Alexis McGill Johnson, Partner, Co-Founder, and Executive Director of Perception Institute spoke to parents in a talk titled, “Belonging for All: Talking About Race with our Kids,” sponsored by the Parents’ Association.
Students put executive functioning concepts into action in an escape room activity, using organization, planning, and communicating to “escape” before time ran out.
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, teachers have been incorporating lessons into their classes that focus on the civil rights icon and his teachings in various immersive ways in the EC, Lower Division, and Upper Division.