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End-of-Year Student Art Show

After months of students making art with our art enrichment teacher Ms. Page we showcased our little masterpieces at our Art Show! The preschool and prekindergarten students’ art work was inspired by famous artists Georgia O’Keeffe, Kehinde Wiley, Henri Matisse,

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Creation of Art Show Auction Projects

St. Gabriel Episcopal School students were given free reign to create a colorful abstract art piece with watercolors and oil pastels to form the basis of our three Art Show Auction Projects. When they had filled their paper with wild

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Newly Open Spots in our Preschool and Prekindergarten Programs for 2018-19 School Year

Our preschool program was full but we have had some families decide to move out of the area so we have 3 openings now for the 2018-19 school year for 3-4 year olds. Our Reggio Emilia-influenced program is Tuesdays, Wednesdays

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Building Structures in Prekindergarten

SGES Prekindergarten students have had an explosion of interest this spring in building structures of all kinds, and teachers Becca and Gwynne have responded by providing provocations and materials of all kinds for our children to explore. Structures have ranged

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Spring Gardening and Nature Exploration at SGES

SGES students have welcomed spring and the warmer weather to get our community garden plot weeded and planted, and found a fairy garden there when we parted and peered past the weedy vines and leaves! Students have been observing, drawing,

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Who Lives in Your Fairy House?

Spring fairies have landed in our Mariposa preschool classroom! A fairy door appeared one day and ever since students have been exploring fairies with loose parts, imaginative play, small world and art work. One day students made Fairy houses with

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SGES Evening Fundraiser at Rock Creek Corner Wed. April 25th 5:00 pm on

UPDATE: Thanks to our friends’ and Rock Creek Corner’s generosity we raised $357 for our school! Thank you to all who came out.   Say HELLO to Spring and join us for our first St. Gabriel Episcopal School fundraiser at

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Register for St. Gabriel Art Camp!

UPDATE: As of May 5, 2018 our full day preschool camper spots are full. We still have a few spots in our half day preschool camper spots and grade school age camper spots.  Registration for our summer Art Camp for

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Applications for 2018-19 School Year due Friday, March 16, 2018

Dear Parents: If you intend to enroll your child at St. Gabriel Episcopal School preschool or prekindergarten, please note that our initial application period for the 2018-2019 school year will be closing this Friday, March 16th, 2018. Application forms (found

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Artist-inspired Art Projects Ready for Our Art Show June 7th

Since February 2018 our students have been spending each week with our art enrichment specialist Ms. Page, learning about famous artists and then doing an art project based on that artist’s work. We have had fun and tried all kinds

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