Important Announcement to the Garden School Community On Friday, we completed the 2016-2017 school year, our 94th year. It has been a astonishing year, filled with enthusiasm, projects, productions, trips, special events, and academic discovery. Now, we begin planning for next year, and we design schedules and programs to address our students’ needs and to move our mission forward. Among our many activities this year was preparing for our New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) Accreditation Visit. Members of the administration, trustees, faculty, staff, students, parents, and especially our NYSAIS Accreditation Committee, worked for over a year to
Social involvement is a program goal that is firmly embedded into the Garden School mission and culture, and right beside “academic achievement” and “personal development”. We could not be more proud of Jasmine P. and Mirabella C. for their dedicated fundraising work on behalf of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Here is Jasmine with Headmaster, Dr. Richard Marotta, presenting a check for $2,400 to Madeleine Hamingson, of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Student Series Campaign Office at Monday’s Morning Meeting. Way to go Jasmine and Mirabella!
Garden Summer Camp 2017 is our best camp ever! Open to children from Nursery to Grade 8, it’s not too early to be thinking about Camp! So, consider what weeks and sections you will want, either Fine Arts, Academics, our Sports Section, and/or our Technology/Engineering sections! Get going! Don’t miss your chance as classes were full quickly last year As always, our swimming pool will be available and very busy with lessons, organized games and just having fun! And, the ever-popular Game Room will be active with ping pong, indoor ball play and much more! All in all, the Garden
“Save the Date” Annual Gala Kickoff Wine and Cheese Party Friday, March 3rd! Join us for the Gala Kick Off on Friday, March 3rd in the newly renovated Garden Library! In preparation for the Garden Gala 2017 to be held on Friday, March 31st, please come and share a glass of wine with the Garden Community, fellow parents, alumni, administration, faculty and staff and friends of Garden School. Click here to reserve your place and purchase tickets to Garden Gala 2017 on Friday, March 31st.
Congratulations to our 2017 Garden Gala Honorees Marcia Elkind Retired Upper Division English and History Faculty Member from 1983-2016 James Pigman Upper Division English Faculty Member and Department Chair from 1974-2017 Diane Sarro P’17 and PTA President, 2012-2017 We will celebrate their retirement and years of career and service to Garden. Click Here to Buy Gala 2017 Tickets! Garden School will be holding our 2017 Gala on Friday, March 31st at Terrace on the Park. This year we are updating our format by holding a Cocktail Party worthy of Gala Status! Join us for hearty hors d’oeuvres, wonderful food choices
The Hall of Science Amateur Radio Club and Garden School Amateur Radio Club Are offering a Technician’s Licence Course to Get Your Amateur Radio License! For anyone from Grade 7 to Adult either at Garden School or not! Download Course Flyer Here Would you like to: ● Talk to people in different cultures from around the world ● Talk with astronauts in space! ● Help your community in times of emergency during earthquakes, hurricanes or tornadoes ● Serve as a trained Spotter for the National Weather Service? Participants will learn everything they need to earn your Technician (Entry Level) FCC Amateur Radio License.