Build Networks

Wau Bulan

An authentic cultural experience and an uplifting performance

Innovate & Create

Rehearsal at Carnegie Hall

High School students have the “surreal” experience of performing in one of the world’s most iconic concert halls.

Take Risks

Four students smiling in front of a farm fence.

6th grade overnight trip to River Valley Ranch


Think Critically


Student speaking before classmates.

GDS Creative Writing presents an 8th Grade poetry reading and the 1st Grade Authors’ Brunch

Tackle Problems

Learn Actively

Engage Ethically

Good Neighbors

Middle School community engagement launches with 7th grade Conservation Corps


Group photo of students in matching shirts

GDS leads the way for critical culture change around sexual assault and consent.