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The Gator

The student news site of Brimmer and May School | Chestnut Hill, MA

The Gator

The student news site of Brimmer and May School | Chestnut Hill, MA

The Gator

Students play soccer for the Green and White teams.

COVID-19 Impacts Traditional Sports Offerings

Gator Staff March 11, 2021
As the weather warms, the School is hoping to offer traditional spring sports like lacrosse, tennis, baseball, and softball. 
Tired female student at workplace in room taking nap on pile of textbooks. Sleepy brunette woman resting during education after sleepless night. Student in despair caused by exam deadline concept. Photo illustration purchased from

COVID-19 Impacts Sleep Schedules

Charles McLaughlin, Writer March 9, 2021
The pandemic has impacted many people's sleep schedules.
Photo Illustration by Edan Zinn '23.

New Semester Brings Proposed Schedule Update

Karly Hamilton, Editor-in-Chief January 25, 2021
Upper School students will have the choice to be on-campus four days a week, with all students learning remotely on Wednesdays.
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School Announces Weekly COVID-19 Testing for Community

Karly Hamilton, Editor-in-Chief December 14, 2020
Students will now be tested weekly as well.
Sophia Spring '22 and Zakkai Mares-Van Praag '22 perform at this year's in-person Coffee House. Gator file photo, laptop on desk purchased from

Virtual Coffee House: Dec. 10 at 6:00 p.m.

Gator Staff December 10, 2020
Please bring your own coffee. Performers will provide the entertaining. 
Design by Edan Zinn '23.

This Spring, Join The Gator

Gator Staff December 7, 2020

This spring, we hope that you consider joining the newsroom. The Gator is among the most honored student news sites in the nation, having received the highest recognition and awards possible from local...

Humanities Department Co-Chair Donald Reese captured his cat's exhaustion.

Senate President Makes Videos

Katarina Klacko, Writer May 4, 2020
Moreno Jimenez '20 has found a way to share what community members are working on.
Photo illustration  courtesy of SNO Sites.

Download New Mobile App

Gator Staff April 18, 2020
Visitors can now also download a free app for Apple and Android devices.
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Gator Wins Quill and Scroll Awards

Gator Staff March 23, 2020
A journalism honor society, recently awarded Brian Gamble '23 and Nate Suraci '21 honorable mentions for news and political writing, respectively.
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Slotnick Returns for 4th Annual Wellness Week

Grace Papas, Executive Editor February 25, 2020
Students ask for more variety of workshop.
(L-R) Stephanie Cranmore '21, Sade Latinwo '20, Ella Meranus '20, Zachary Ginsberg '22, and Claire Masterson '20 enjoy the sights in Seattle after the Student Diversity Leadership Conference. Photo courtesy of Jessica Christian.

Students Attend National Diversity Conference

Charles McLaughlin, Writer January 29, 2020
Students learned how to define and promote diversity.
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Gator Wins Two NESPA Awards

Gator Staff January 16, 2020
Check out the award-winning coverage.
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