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CGPS Dancers Explore SPACE to Astounding Results in Concert - 05/20/19

Under the guidance of dance teacher Rebecca Mehan and professional guest choreographers, the Prep School’s talented dance students wowed audience members as they explored the concept of space in... Read more

Graduating Students Say Farewell to CGPS at Senior Dismissal - 05/20/19

On Wednesday, over 100 seniors processed through the lobby and past a gathering of the faculty and staff members who helped mold them into the inspiring and thought-provoking young adults they are... Read more

5th Grade Goes to Philadelphia - 05/20/19

5th graders recently had the pleasure of taking their American history studies beyond the classroom on a trip to Philadelphia, which served as the Nation’s capital from 1790 to 1800 and is what... Read more

7th Grade’s “Pillow Project” is Anything But a Snooze - 05/20/19

It was nap time for 7th graders in Susan Cohen’s Painting and Drawing class — they finally got to rest their heads on their newly-created pillows following the completion of their “Pillow Project.”... Read more

Benjamin T. ’19 Receives Prestigious Wesleyan University Hamilton Honorable Mention for Creativity - 05/20/19

CGPS senior and incoming member of the Wesleyan Class of 2023 Benjamin T. was recently named an honorable mention recipient of the Wesleyan University Hamilton Prize for Creativity, one of only three... Read more

7th Grade Musicians Share a Song about Kindness with the GS - 05/20/19

By Ardith Collins, Middle School music teacher7th grade students visited PreK and K students in Annie Ragsdale and Patricia Arenson's Music & Movement classes in the Grammar School to share an... Read more

Knights of Columbia Finish Strong for their Moms - 05/17/19

By Sophia Rohde, Grammar School Chess teacher CGPS fielded another powerful team in the 2019 National Elementary Chess Championship, which was held May 9-13 in Nashville, Tennessee. This... Read more

Grammar School Scientists Clean Up Mock Oil Spills - 05/17/19

By Stephanie Avena, Grammar School science teacherEach year Grammar School scientists are given an engineering design challenge. Through the Engineering Design Process — Ask, Imagine, Plan, Create... Read more

BCANY Announces CGPS Student-Athlete Awards - 05/13/19

From Prep School math teacher and coach Andrew ChappellThe Basketball Coaches Association of New York (BCANY) recently announced their awards for the 2018-2019 season and we had several recognitions:... Read more

CGPS Students’ Literary Writing Honored Through Scholastic Writing Awards - 05/13/19

Recently, several CGPS students were honored at the Scholastic Writing Awards, alongside the Prep School students who won the physical art counterpart -- the Scholastic Art Awards. While... Read more