Fall Visiting Days

Every fall, private schools around the area hold special events to educate the community about what makes their school environment unique. Gilman is no exception. Years ago we had “visiting Saturdays” where prospective families could tour the school and speak with teachers about their programs. These open houses had their merits, but there was one … More Fall Visiting Days

Homework

This is the time of year when homework woes hit. The grace period for teachers to allow students the “I forgot,” or the “I didn’t know we had that for homework,” excuses fall on deaf ears. For most, student responsibilities have become routine. However, for many boys, homework completion is a struggle, and parents find … More Homework

Teaching Responsibility

Several of our lower school clubs held their first meetings this week. Robotics began in earnest with partners assigned and rules explained. The boys who attended this first meeting were selected from a pool of applicants and demonstrated, through words and actions, their ability to handle this responsibility. They have made a commitment to attend … More Teaching Responsibility