Delbarton Decides on Gowan Group

The Delbarton School, Morristown NJ, decided to hire Gowan Group for extensive research and program audits. We will be working closely with Delbarton over the next year. 

Delbarton is a 7-12th grade Catholic school for boys. Founded in 1927 Delbarton has a long history of educating boys with a strong liberal arts, college prep program grounded in the Catholic faith. 

Our work with Delbarton will include significant research: focus groups, surveys, demographic study, and a competitive analysis. The data-driven research will lay the foundation for long-term program audits focused on the success of their Middle School. 

Gowan Group is Hiring!

As the significant needs of Independent Schools continue to grow, Gowan Group needs to hire exceptional thought leaders, especially in Chicago, Boston and Baltimore. Click here for more information about a career with Gowan Group. The ideal candidates will have deep experience in independent school leadership, preferably as a Head of School, Admissions Director or Division Head/Assistant Head of School. They will have particular strengths in strategic planning design, operations, enrollment management, communications, and board governance. They should have knowledge of all types of schools: boarding and day, single sex and coed, sectarian and secular. And they will possess outstanding communication skills both written and verbal, strong financial acumen, and they will embrace an entrepreneurial spirit. 

New Summer Retreat Opportunities...Register Now!

We are excited about our newest summer opportunity to help school trustees and administrative teams focus over the summer, prepare for the Fall and assess themselves as leaders of their community. The retreats are personalized based on the School’s needs, and each school will engage in a team leadership assessment experience, which will enhance the day-to-day working environment of any team. Our very own, Dr. Allison Agliata, will run the leadership aspect of the retreats and all of our talented consultants can be involved. Click here to learn the specifics and to register. Time is limited, so schedule your retreat now!

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Brunswick School Selects Gowan Group for Strategic Planning

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Brunswick School selects Gowan Group for data-based research and a comprehensive strategic plan. Brunswick is a Pre-K to 12th grade school for boys in Greenwich, CT. The School sits on four separate campuses, three in Greenwich and one in Vermont. Since 1902 Brunswick has been educating boys with a focus on high quality academics and the arts, second to none athletic teams, and character development. Since November Gowan Group has been working with the entire Brunswick community to ensure an inclusive process on a strategic plan. We have met with over 100 individuals or teams, hosted focus groups, and surveyed over 2000 parents, alumni, students, faculty and staff. Our work with Brunswick will continue through September 2019. 

We are thrilled to be working with such an incredible school like Brunswick and will be sure to post the final product here on our website.