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Gann Academy offers a truly distinctive high school experience, one that focuses on experiential and project-based learning, independent research and critical thinking. Our warm and welcoming community, academic rigor, Jewish moral grounding and one-on-one mentorship will prepare your student for college and life.
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At Gann, challenging opinions is the norm. Arguments from class continue into the hallways, controversial speakers are discussed for days. Behind the debates are students who value each other’s opinion and care about each other’s feelings. I’ve grown comfortable debating because I know that Gann is a community where people care about one another.
Sophie Cohen, Class of 2017

Glimpse of Gann

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  • Advisory Program: Where Students are Heard, Known and Understood

    What do you hope to accomplish during your four-year Gann journey? How do you constructively engage with people whose opinions are diametrically opposed to yours? How does your identity as a Jew co-exist with your other identities? And how do you best balance a rigorous course load with an active social life?

    These are just a few of the questions students might wrestle with during "advisory," a critical part of the Gann experience.

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  • Assistant Head of School Frank Tipton works with Librarian Sarah Feldman during recent Professional Development Day

    What Really Happens on Professional Development Days?

    Four days a year, Gann students eagerly read in their calendars that a professional development day is approaching. To most students, these days simply mean extra time off. However, for faculty and staff, these days, filled with workshops, meetings, activities, and speakers, are diligently planned and highly valued.

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