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Otis College Counselor Discusses Benefits of Art School - 10/12/18

Last week Valerie Diaz, an Admissions Counselor from the Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles, came to speak to Prep School students about applying to art school. The presentation provided... Read more

Prep School Metalsmithing Offers Extraordinary Opportunity - 10/12/18

Four years ago, Sara Glaberson, Prep School metalsmithing teacher, took over the metalsmithing class at CGPS. The class is a unique offering within the Prep School and is certainly unusual in any... Read more

MECA and Prep School Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month - 10/12/18

Recently, students and supervisors of MECA Prep gathered in the Prep School Library to discuss and honor themes surrounding Hispanic Heritage Month. MECA, which stands for Multi-ethnic Cultural... Read more

Spirit and Kindness Assembly Rallies Students Across Grades - 10/12/18

Last Week, author and inspirational speaker Michael J. Chase came to talk to the Middle School about kindness and empathy. He left the students with the challenge to be kind every day for nine days,... Read more

Middle School Open Night Connects Parents and Teachers - 10/12/18

Recently, the Middle School hosted Open School Night — a showcase by teachers to present their classrooms and curriculum to current Middle School parents. It’s a night for parents to get a closer... Read more

Philanthropy Module Guest Speaker Offers Inspirational Story - 10/12/18

Last week the Middle School Philanthropy module was visited by The Doe Fund’s Terrance Coffie. The Doe Fund is a non-profit organization that helps formerly incarcerated men reintegrate and re-... Read more

NYC Kids Project Teaches Students about Inclusion and Respect - 10/12/18

On Tuesday, the 2nd grade welcomed a very special guest into the Grammar School Center for an assembly on respect and inclusion. The guests were speakers from the NYC Kids Project, a nonprofit arts-... Read more

3rd Grade Takes Field Trip to Trailside Nature Museum - 10/12/18

By Cynthia Baffa, 3rd grade teacherLast week, all five 3rd grade classes visited the Trailside Nature Museum in Westchester County to participate in a program about the Lenape and other native people... Read more

6th Grade Philanthropy Club Delivers Meals to Seniors - 10/06/18

This Thursday, Ms. Audrey Shalom, Middle School history teacher and Advisor of the Philanthropy Club, led a group of 12 students on an important mission. Partnering with CityMeals and the West Side... Read more

Girls Volleyball Begins "Dig Pink" Fundraising for Breast Cancer Research - 10/05/18

For the past six years, CGPS volleyball coach Renee Rivera has had a mission. Each year, the girls’ volleyball teams come together for one month and work to fundraise for breast cancer research in an... Read more