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Students and staff get moving at Zumbathon!

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in Community, Events, Health and Wellness, News, Partners | 0 comments

Students and staff get moving at Zumbathon!

After a winter of record-breaking snow, GPA students and staff enjoyed a much-needed movement break at our annual Zumbathon.

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Middle school students hit the slopes in New Hampshire

Posted by on Jan 19, 2015 in Community, Events, Health and Wellness, News, Partners | 0 comments

Middle school students hit the slopes in New Hampshire

GPA middle school students enjoyed their day off for Martin Luther King Jr. Day skiing at Pats Peak Ski Area.

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Students confront issues of hunger and homelessness

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Academics, Community, Events, Featured, News, Partners | 0 comments

Students confront issues of hunger and homelessness

Middle school students working with Generation Citizen presented their findings at the Massachusetts State House.

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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 student honored for helping the homeless

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014 in Community, Featured, News | 0 comments

GPA student honored for helping the homeless

GPA 7th grader Zion Cudjoe was recently featured on a WHDH 7 News "Class Act" segment for his work to support homeless people.

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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...

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Friendship Feast 2014 Supporters

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Thank you to the local businesses and organizations that supported Friendship Feast 2014! Art Resource Collaborative for Kids Camp Cody City Tails – Brighton Clear Flour Bakery – Brookline Daniels Bakery – Brighton Dana Dental Associates – Cambridge Dr. Maria Vasilakis, DMD – Brighton Elected Officials Faculty, Staff & Students of GPA Finale Harvard University, Office of Public Affairs and Communications H.B.Design, General Contractor – Allston Houghton Chemical Corporation, Bruce Houghton JetBlue Kiki’s...

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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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