Imagine a school where each day is alive with learning, creativity, and a spirit of adventure. The Girls’ Middle School is committed to progressive education and innovative programming, meeting the needs of a wide range of middle school girls.* GMS educates girls during a pivotal time in their lives. Our project-based curriculum encourages creativity, problem solving, and independent thought. Attention to girls’ emotional and social growth develops self-knowledge and confidence, as well as teamwork and leadership skills. The Girls’ Middle School encourages girls to spread their wings, take risks, and be self-reliant.

*At GMS, “girls” refers to gender expansive youth (cis girls, trans girls, non-binary youth, gender non-conforming youth, gender queer youth, and any girl-identified youth).

Career Opportunities

Palo Alto, CA
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POSITION SUMMARY GMS seeks a passionate, seasoned Associate Director of Advancement professional to work closely with the Director of Advancement to develop and implement strategies aligned with the organization's financial and community engagement goals. The Associate Director of Advancement will primarily manage The GMS Fund (annual giving), The Bennett Scholars Breakfast (our signature…
Palo Alto, CA
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The Girls’ Middle School Imagine a school where each day is alive with learning and the spirit of adventure. Since its founding in 1998, The Girls’ Middle School (GMS) has been committed to progressive education and innovative programming, meeting the needs of a wide range of middle school students who make up our vibrant, inclusive community. Our project-based curriculum encourages creative…
Palo Alto, CA
Full-time
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The Girls’ Middle School Imagine a school where each day is alive with learning and the spirit of adventure. Since its founding in 1998, The Girls’ Middle School (GMS) has been committed to progressive education and innovative programming, meeting the needs of a wide range of middle school students who make up our vibrant, inclusive community. Our project-based curriculum encourages creative…