The US Jazz Band traveled to New York City to participate in a workshop at Lincoln Center, tour historic musical sights, and attend a performance of the NY Philharmonic as well as a sound check with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Members of the String Ensemble and Music History classes also made the trip. Gilman music alumni joined the students for lunch and dinner.
What started as a bar mitzvah service project when Gilman senior Jordan Yaffe '16 was in eighth grade has turned into a multi-city event and fundraiser for the American Diabetes Association. The 2017 Baltimore Dunks for Diabetes 3v3 Tournament will be held on Saturday, March 4 at Gilman.
On Sunday, March 5, Gilman will host the GForce Lacrosse Clinic for 1st-8th graders. The clinic will be run jointly by Gilman and Calvert Hall coaches, players, and alums, including Davey Emala and Ryan Brown, and is a fundraiser for a college teammate of Coaches Matthews and Kelly's, who has ALS.
In Gilman Middle School's second appearance at the MathCounts competition, Ryan K. '21 placed in individual competition and will advance to the state level. "Maththletes" Saraj D. '23, Manav P. '21 and Neill S. '23 also participated.
Jill Anthony was the faculty coach.
On Signing Day twelve student athletes from six sports announced their college commitments. Watch the ceremony and see the list of college selections.
Gilman's cybersecurity team participated in the CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Education Program for the second year, advancing to the platinum level of the state rounds and placing in the top 10% nationwide.
Young filmmakers, grades ranging from kindergarten through 12, are encouraged to submit original works to the seventh annual Daniel A. Citron Film Festival, to be held on Friday, March 31, 2017, at the Alumni Auditorium. Submissions are due March 21, 2017.
The Middle School held its annual Hoops for Habitat, raising nearly $1,500 for Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake. This year the day had two new service components: Teams that were eliminated early in the event moved on to one of two activities: making lunch bags for the Weinberg Housing and Resource Center or writing letters for Operation Gratitude. Click here for a slide show of the day's activities.