A Gilman Halloween

The Lower School Halloween parade is a cherished Gilman tradition. The Middle School, not to be outdone, holds a costume contest. Upper School students, faculty and staff add their own touches.


Building Community One Burger at a Time

Guest post by Daniel DeSmit ‘16: It all started with a desire to promote and enhance the sense of community at Gilman — a small thought that turned into a self-sustaining organization. At the end of my sophomore year, students and families were supporting the lacrosse team against Gilman’s big rival, McDonogh. There was a cookout going…

Gilman Greyhound & McDonogh Eagle

Happy Birthday, Greyhounds!

Today, June 3rd, marks the 55th birthday of the Gilman “Greyhound”. Here’s a little history of the name, originally published in the Gilman-McDonogh 100th Football Game Program. When a name or a symbol has been around for a while, we start to take it for granted. It’s hard to imagine a time when it didn’t…