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ESF at Gilman

ESF offers award-winning camps for boys and girls, ages 3-14, while providing experiences that will pique the interest, spark the imagination, and ignite the adventurous spirit of your child. ESF’s 2022 line-up at Gilman School includes Mini Camp, Day Camp, SportsLab, Senior Camp, and a unique assortment of specialty camps in science, technology, engineering, and the arts. Early Bird Enrollment is open and runs through January 7, 2022, offering the best savings for the 2022 camp season.

Jerry Pallotta - LS virtual author visit

Zooming in from Boston, Jerry Pallotta, author of approximately 100 books, including 26 titles in the “Who Would Win?” reader series, visited boys in pre-k through fourth grade on Friday, November 19. Pallotta’s fast-paced presentation was filled with stories about his book-writing process and his life growing up near the ocean. The fun facts and props he shared, such as a giant shark jaw, kept the students interested and engaged

Third Grade Presents the Portrait Gallery

Dressed in their Gilman best, each third grader took his turn in front of the green screen in the MakerLab and then in front of Lower School classes, next to the portrait he painted of a famous person in history. Students presented confidently and proudly on their subjects' life history, their accomplishments, the obstacles they faced, and how they overcame them.

Celebrating Diwali

Just a few days after this year’s Diwali holiday, on November 8, 2021, Bansari Gujar, MD, P’28 shared with Gilman’s Middle School a little bit about her culture and her family’s traditions. Dr. Gujar, who was born and raised in india, explained that the word Diwali (pronounced duh·vaa·lee) translates to row of lights. Dr. Gujar outlined each day of the celebration of Diwali, which is celebrated in many parts of the world.