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NECN Making the Grade

Posted by on Feb 28, 2016 in News | 0 comments

 NECN article: GPA 2nd grader, Millieanisse Torres was featured on NECN’s Making the Grade on February 16th. Millieanisse works with one of our longest standing partners, Boston Partners in Education. Boston Partners in Education has been providing GPA with one to one academic mentors from the community helping students to succeed both academically and...

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Hour of Code

Posted by on Feb 26, 2016 in Academics, Community, News | 0 comments

It is with tremendous pleasure that we present the final spotlight video of all the hard work done for the 2015 BPS Hour of Code. Last December’s event truly is a classic example of how technology can engage our students and can further unify district teachers, students, and administrators in our learning community. Click here to watch. In the time since the Hour of Code, there has been some exciting developments towards making Computer Science more available to all students. MA DOE has released the Digital Learning and Computer...

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5th Annual Put Your Hands Up

Posted by on Feb 26, 2016 in Events, Featured, News | 0 comments

5th Annual Put Your Hands Up

Fifth Annual “Put Your Hands Up for GPA!” Thursday April 28th, 2016 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. The Spangler Center Harvard Business School Western Avenue, Allston ( Free parking | Enter at Batten Way | map ) Cocktails | Hors d’oeuvres | Auction TICKETS: $50 per person | $25 for current GPA parents and staff CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS Proceeds from this event will support Gardner Pilot Academy’s innovative programs, including arts, music, sports and out-of-school time opportunities. If you are...

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Happy New Year from the Faculty and Staff of Gardner Pilot Academy

Posted by on Dec 31, 2015 in Community, Events, Featured, News, Partners | 0 comments

Happy New Year from the Faculty and Staff of Gardner Pilot Academy

Happy Holidays from Gardner Pilot Academy!

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Give the Gift of Reading

Posted by on Dec 31, 2015 in Community, Events, Featured, News, Partners | 0 comments

Give the Gift of Reading

On December 23rd volunteers from New Balance, The Greater Boston YMCA, Century Bank, Rockland Trust, The Boston School Committee, ReadBoston, Boston Partners, Charlesview and our state representative Kevin Honon joined our students and faculty for a morning of reading. The event was a wonderful celeration of what is most important this holiday season. Thank you to our amazing community partners for making our Give the Gift of Reading event such a success. A huge shout out to Mahoney’s and Swiss Bakers for supporting this...

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Author James Patterson donates $2,500 to GPA library

Posted by on Jun 30, 2015 in Academics, Community, News, Partners | 0 comments

Author James Patterson donates $2,500 to GPA library

Gardner Pilot Academy has been awarded a $2,500 grant from best-selling author James Patterson to support our school library. The Scholastic Reading Club will match the donation with “bonus points” that GPA teachers can use to acquire books and other classroom materials. GPA students in grades 4-8 will help select the books. Our application was selected from among 28,000 grant-seekers nationwide. Mr. Patterson will donate a total of $1.75 million in personal funds to make books and reading a priority in schools across the country. In the...

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“Put Your Hands Up for GPA” another great success!

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Community, Family Engagement, News, Partners | 0 comments

“Put Your Hands Up for GPA” another great success!

Proceeds from our annual fundraiser will help sustain GPA's enrichment and out-of-school-time programs.

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Friendship Feast 2015

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Friday, June 5 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Gardner Pilot Academy, 30 Athol St., Allston This fun-filled, family-friendly event will feature: Games and activities, including face painting, lucky ducky, penalty soccer kick, an inflatable obstacle course, and more Art exhibition Student talent show Delicious international feast Free Ben & Jerry’s ice cream Raffle, with the opportunity to win great prizes including an Xbox, Father’s Day basket, Webkinz, and more! We will honor our first graduating class of 8th graders and raise...

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Health Week features Health & Science Night for families

Posted by on Apr 16, 2015 in Community, Events, Family Engagement, Health and Wellness, News, Partners | 0 comments

Health Week features Health & Science Night for families

GPA students and families enjoyed the opportunity to explore science-related activities and hear from a guest speaker.

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