Rachel Frenkil

Rachel joined Gann in 2016 and taught all levels of Spanish for many years. Now she works in development as the Advancement Manager. She has a BA in Spanish and Religious Studies from Colby College and a Masters in Spanish from Middlebury College. She is also the head coach of Gann’s coed cross country team […]

“Gann Student Stories Series”: Students Participate in a Jewish Pluralism Panel

As part of our ‘Gann Student Voices Series,’ a group of 10th and 11th graders participated in a lively Jewish Pluralism Panel during a special Limmud last week for the 10th and 11th grades. During the session, the panelists answered questions detailing their personal stories surrounding being Jewish. They shared insights into their Jewish practices, […]

Congressman Jake Auchincloss Visits Gann

This week, our student-run club, Heifers for Israel, organized and hosted Congressman Jake Auchincloss on campus for a thought-provoking discussion and Q&A. They delved into Jake’s relationship with Judaism, his insights on U.S. objectives in supporting Israeli governance, combating antisemitism on college campuses, and his hopes for the next generation of policymakers. Students then led […]

Red Curtain Drama Club Presents Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

Gann’s Red Curtain Drama Club took the stage this November, delivering three amazing performances of their fall play, Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, along with multiple in-school previews. Every member of the cast and stage crew worked diligently over the last few months to assemble the show and bring each production to life. Next up for the […]

Gann’s Robotics Team Hosts Statewide Scrimmage

One of Gann’s three robotics teams hosted the largest scrimmage at Gann since 2020 this past weekend, providing teams from all over the state with an opportunity to run their robots collectively and showcase their amazing functions. Alongside the three Gann teams, seven other teams participated, ranging from beginner teams to those who have represented […]

Gann Academy Marches for Israel

On Tuesday November 14, the Gann community expressed its solidarity with Israel. Our school sent over 100 students, faculty, and staff to Washington DC to participate in the March for Israel. They joined nearly 300,000 individuals assembled on the National Mall in what was an historic, memorable experience.   Teddy F, ‘24 noted, “It was an […]

Boys’ Soccer Wins the MBIL Championship!

In a riveting match on our home turf, the Gann Boys Soccer Team emerged victorious against opponent CSW with a score of 7-1, taking home the 2023 MBIL championship in early November! With a remarkable 11-1 regular season record they finished as the top seed in the conference. The support, energy, and school spirit from […]

“Lunch and Learn” Session: Q&A with Charlotte Korchak, StandWithUs Israel Educator 

Heifer’s for Israel, our student run club dedicated to expanding Israel aid initiatives within the Gann Community recently organized a discussion with senior educator Charlotte Korchak, a resident of Israel from StandwithUs, a non-profit committed to educating the public about Israel and combatting antisemitism. The discussion focused on the long history of the Israel-Palestine conflict […]