Gulf Stream School has an enrollment of 250 students, 50+ teachers and staff, a library, a computer center, a gymnasium, an auditorium, two art studios, two science laboratories, a music studio, and eighteen classrooms. The overall Gulf Stream student-to-teacher ratio is 6:1 and we strive to have no more than eighteen students per classroom.
Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Classes
In Pre-kindergarten there are two classrooms combined with three-and four-year-olds. Each classroom has two teachers and there is a teaching assistant who travels between the classrooms. In Kindergarten, there are two classrooms with one teacher and one teaching assistant in each.
Lower School Classes
The Lower School consists of Grades One through Four. There are two sections of each grade. In Grade One there is one teacher and an assistant in each classroom when core subjects are being taught. Children in Grades Two through Four remain with their homeroom teachers for reading, English, writing, mathematics and social studies and travel to other classrooms and teachers for science, computer, Spanish, physical education, art, music, drama, and library. The Lower School academic day ends at 2:20 p.m..
Middle School Classes
The Middle School consists of Grades Five through Eight. There are two homerooms with two teachers each per grade. The students move throughout the campus according to their specific schedules for all subjects. Their academic day concludes at 4:15 p.m., inclusive of one hour of sports.
A typical day at Gulf Stream School starts at 8:10 a.m. for all students. Pre-kindergarten(3) students conclude their day at 11:30 a.m. Students in Pre-kindergarten(4) through Grade Four conclude their day at 2:20 p.m. Students in Grades Five and Six may leave at 3:15 p.m. or may remain in study hall until the remaining Middle Schoolers are dismissed at 4:15 p.m. An After School Program is available from 2:20 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. for students in Pre-kindergarten through Grade Four.
Our Board of Trustees
- President: Mr. Devon Coughlan '83
- Vice President: Mrs. Penny Kosinski
- Secretary: Mrs. Hilary Lynch '82
- Treasurer: Mrs. Tandy Robinson
- Head of School: Mr. Joseph Zaluski
- Joseph Collard
- Sami Dagher
- Beau Delafield
- J.D. Dickenson '87
- Shields Ferber '79
- Debra Ghostine
- Charles Hagy, Jr.
- Joanne Julien
- Robin Muir
- Anna Shannon
- Barron Snyder '80
- Jack Thompson
- Mr. Paul Zarcadoolas