The Gator

Campus Reopens for the Fall

A classroom is set up with desks placed six feet apart. Photo Illustration by Edan Zinn '23.
September 25, 2020
The School's Executive Reopening Commitee has been planning the endeavor since May.

Students Remark on First Day of School

Students Remark on First Day of School
September 17, 2020
After months of learning remotely, many students returned to campus for their first day of school.

Photo Essay: Students Return to Campus

Students and faculty enter the Hastings Center on the first day of school.
September 16, 2020
Last week, the School opened its doors to students for the first time in six months following the closure of campus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Community Supports #BrimmerCares Initiative

Lower School students show off their craft hearts.
June 6, 2020
The initiative celebrates community members who are helping others during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Teachers and Students Address Zoom Fatigue

Photo illustration by Edan Zinn '23.
May 8, 2020
Video chatting is taxing on the brain and can make it more difficult to remain focused.

Q&A: Remote Learning Updates

Photo illustration purchased from
April 8, 2020
Neudel provides further insight into the School's plans.

Word Cloud: COVID-19

Word Cloud: COVID-19
April 7, 2020
The Gator conducted a survery asking what words community members associate with "COVID-19" or "coronavirus."

School Begins Remote Learning

The parking lot was empty at 7:25 a.m. Tuesday morning, when most students typically arrive. Photo by David Cutler.
April 1, 2020
After Governor Charlie Baker extended the State’s previous three-week school closure, teachers will be conducting virtual classes over Zoom through May 4—possibly longer.

School Launches Virtual Revisit Days

History teacher Ted Barker-Hook engaging with his students. Photo by David Barron.
March 29, 2020
In lieu of on-campus events, online sessions will be held.

GNN: Cooking with Karly

GNN: Cooking with Karly
March 27, 2020
Lift your spirits during a stressful time.

Photo Essay: Boston Goes Dark

A Boston city street is deserted.
March 24, 2020
On March 23, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced a stay-at-home advisory in the interest of public health amid the rapidly escalating COVID-19 pandemic.

Op-Ed: Stop Hoarding

Op-Ed: Stop Hoarding
March 20, 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread and create turmoil, madness has struck, not in isolation but at local grocery stores – people are hoarding.
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