What people are saying about SGS...

  • "SGS guided me in building a strong foundation for who I am and who I will become. I'm still figuring it out, but SGS gave me a confident start."
    Ravenna Napp-Shapiro, Class of 2007, Currently attending Prescott College
  • "I feel that I've found myself ahead of the curve on a lot of social-justice based conversations because of the background and training I had at SGS."
    Piper Lewis, Class of 2004, Earlham College Graduate
  • "SGS gave me the determination and confidence to know that all my goals, no matter how large or unordinary, are obtainable if I put my mind to it and give it my all."
    Erika Vranizan, Class of 2004, Western Washington University Graduate
  • "SGS has inspired me to change the world, to persevere, to take some risks."
    Current 7th grade student
  • "SGS has inspired me to be President one day. They have instilled in me the confidence that I can do anything."
    Current 8th grade student
  • "SGS had a huge impact on my level of confidence, intelligence, drive and follow-through ability. It took several years to realize it but as I trace my steps backwards it seems that my education at SGS made the path to where I am today possible."
    Marita Phelps, Class of 2004, Howard University Graduate
  • "Having attended SGS shaped my love for science and my ability to think creatively."
    Dani Nurick, Class of 2007. Currently attending Brandeis University
  • "My favorite thing about SGS is that everyone has a chance to laugh in class. The learning here is incredible - you have a chance to CHANGE THE WORLD! You can be you."
    Current 7th grade student
  • "I am currently pursuing studies in a scientific field, as Mind Brain and Behavior is based in cognitive science and psychology. Studying any form of science would have never even crossed my mind had it not been for SGS."
    Salome Dewell, Class of 2008, Currently attending Bard College
  • "SGS has inspired me to think about how I could make a difference and take a different point of view."
    Current 6th grade student

Inspiring and developing courageous leaders who think independently, work collaboratively, learn joyfully, and champion change.