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Grammar School Swim Team Wins First Meet Against JCC Thunderbirds - 12/20/18

Last week, students from grades 1-3 competed in their very first swim meet of the year, facing off against the JCC Thunderbirds with 25 CGPS athletes on the blocks. “Many of the 2nd and 3rd graders... Read more

Genetics Elective Meets Guest Speaker in Genetic Counseling Field - 12/17/18

By Patrice Buckley, Prep School science teacherRecently, genetic counselor Anna Kolbuszewska came to speak to the Prep School Genetics elective students. The class had been learning about genetic... Read more

Six Prep School Students Attend Conference on Diverse Leadership in Nashville, Tennessee - 12/17/18

This month, six Prep School students attended the 25th annual NAIS Student Diversity Leadership Conference (SDLC) in Nashville, Tennessee. The conference, which is limited to 1,600 students... Read more

CGPS Middle School National Geographic Geography Bee Crowns Winner To Move to Further Rounds - 12/17/18

Now in its fourth year, the Middle School Geography Bee or “GeoBee” gives students an opportunity to compete nationwide for prizes and recognition. The bee, sponsored by National Geographic, is open... Read more

Middle School Musical Mary Poppins Premieres - 12/17/18

Last week, the Middle School performed Mary Poppins for the CGPS community. Their performance came across perfectly, exemplifying the hard work and skill the cast and crew have put into rehearsals in... Read more

No Dampened Spirits at 7th Grade Regatta, Plus Livestream of Launch - 12/17/18

By Jon Olivera, Middle School STEAM coordinatorOn Wednesday, December 12 the seventh graders launched their boats in the third annual seventh grade regatta. This event is the culmination of a month-... Read more

KB Students Run Kindness Workshop In the Winter Holiday Spirit - 12/17/18

By Ana Brunson, Ashley Grossman and Amber Watkins, KB teachersIn December, our Dramatic Play area turns into the Kindness Workshop. The Kindness Workshop (instead of Santa's Workshop, since we... Read more

Prep School Winter Concert is Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. - 12/10/18

Tuesday, December 18th is the annual Prep School Winter Concert, featuring musicians and singers from across the Prep School, representing all grades. Ahead of the event, we asked Head of Prep School... Read more

Spirited Away: Pep Rally Caps Off Fall Semester of CGPS Pride - 12/10/18

By Amanda P. ‘19 and Edward F. ‘19, Student Government Co-PresidentsThe CGPS Student Government’s mission is to bring spirit and positivity to the entire Prep School through community events and... Read more

Three Students Selected to Attend New York State School Music Association Winter Conference - 12/10/18

By Dr. Kary Haddad, Middle School and Prep School music teacherThe 2018 New York State School Music Association's (NYSSMA) 2018 Winter Conference was held from November 29 - December 2. The... Read more