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Student leaders present playground renovation proposals

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014 in Community, Featured, Health and Wellness, News, Partners | 0 comments

Student leaders present playground renovation proposals

Members of the Student Leadership Team shared their recommendations with the school district's Facilities Department.

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GPA featured in video about BC Music Outreach Program

Posted by on Aug 16, 2014 in Academics, Community, Extended Learning, News, Partners | 0 comments

Professor Barbara Gawlick, a professor at Boston College School of Music, reached out to GPA about bringing her Music Outreach program to our after school program. After meeting with GPA’s Director of Extended Services, it was clear that Barbara and her students in the BC Music Outreach program were committed to getting instrucments in the hands of GPA students and supporting them with instruction. This partnership has benefited over 50 students in the GPA/YMCA After School Program! This video demonstrates the importance of community partnerships and how critical they are to healthy...

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GPA presents Gardner Champion Award to Dr. Irwin Blumer

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in Community, Events, Family Engagement, Featured, News, Partners | 0 comments

GPA presents Gardner Champion Award to Dr. Irwin Blumer

Dr. Irwin Blumer of Boston College is the 2014 recipient of the Gardner Champion Award.

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American Repertory Theatre features GPA in podcasts

Posted by on Jan 24, 2014 in Academics, Community, Extended Learning, News, Partners | 0 comments

The American Repertory Theatre (ART) in Cambridge presents the Neighborhood Podcast Plays, original short works written by local youth and performed by ART actors. The following short plays were written by GPA students: Neighborhood Watch Stay in School, Kids The Haunted School The Fearless...

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GPA wins America Scores “Voices Cheer Competition”

Posted by on Dec 13, 2013 in Community, Events, Health and Wellness, News, Partners | 0 comments

After a week of open voting on Facebook, Gardner Pilot Academy was named the 2013 Overall Voices Cheer Champion in a competition sponsored by America Scores!  

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Harvard Visiting Artist teaches dance to GPA 3rd graders

Posted by on May 14, 2013 in Community, Events, Health and Wellness, News, Partners | 0 comments

GPA third grade students got a special surprise in their Friday Arts class recently: a guest appearance from Patrick Corbin, an accomplished dancer and Visiting Artist at Harvard University. Mr. Corbin led the students through a dance workshop. The visit was co-sponsored by the Office for the Arts Dance Program at Harvard and the Harvard Allston Education Portal. Read more on Harvard’s website.    

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