Composer Damien Geter, a former music teacher at Catlin, included teachers, a student, and a parent in the inaugural performance at the Schnitzer Concert Hall.
With his context-based teaching method, Lower School Mandarin teacher Guimin Tang guides students to find joy and ownership in their language acquisition.
Summer camps start June 27 and run through August 12 - open to all children ages 4-18. See all the options and register.
The annual award recognizes educators for innovative and collaborative teaching.
Through student-led art classes at Assisted Living Centers, teens and seniors are making connections and building community.
The school welcomes a researcher, advocate, and therapist who is committed to equity and inclusion.
Third grade teacher Sheryll Orbase encourages her students to become independent thinkers and see the purpose in their learning.
The award this year recognizes Berkeley Gadbaw and Andrew Merrill for innovative and collaborative teaching. Read more
identify as people of color
in assistance awarded to 27% of student body
than national average
athletic teams in 2020
of the Presidential Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics and Science
in 4 consecutive years (2017-2020)
In the decade since the Palma Scholars Program was introduced, Catlin Gabel students have engaged in hundreds of community engagement projects, and traveled thousands of miles to hear points of view that differ from their own.
From early lessons about self-care, including fitness, nutrition, and rest, students develop deeper understandings about perseverance, resiliency, and collaboration.
Imagine if we sat down and asked, “What is the best way to educate our children in an ever-changing world?” There would probably be ideas surrounding agency, flexibility, collaboration, and iterative thinking.
There has to be a healthy relationship with knowing that even when we don’t know, we’re not here to be evaluated. That school is a place where we come to transform ourselves, and become new versions of ourselves every day.