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Pre-K “Animals in Winter” Are Everywhere at the Science Share - 03/04/19

Things got wild during the Pre-K Science Share last week. Now in its 20th year, the Pre-K Science Share showcases the lessons our youngest students have been learning in science. The curriculum... Read more

PS Math Teacher Andrew Chappell Named Assistant Coach of USA Women’s Soccer Team for the 2019 Maccabiah Games - 02/25/19

Andrew Chappell, head coach of both Girls Varsity Soccer and Girls Varsity Basketball and Prep School math teacher, was named as an assistant coach of the USA Women’s soccer team for the 2019... Read more

CGPS Athletics Triumphs at NYSAISAA Games - 02/25/19

Last week, three CGPS Prep School sports teams competed in the opening rounds of their respective NYSAISAA league championships. The results?  Boys Varsity Basketball won 53-51 at Trevor Day... Read more

5th Graders and Kindergartners Join Together in Song and Music - 02/25/19

The halls are alive with the sound of music! The Middle School and Grammar School were in harmony recently during a 5th grade and kindergarten music share. Middle School music teacher Madeline... Read more

Grammar School Librarians’ Book Recommendation Service is Turning Heads -- and Pages - 02/25/19

Many libraries offer recommendation services to the public -- and now, CGPS’s Grammar School Library does as well. When Grammar School librarian Ingrid Abrams worked at the Brooklyn Public Library,... Read more

February is Math Contest Month in the Prep School - 02/20/19

By Nathan Dummitt, Prep School math department chair February is math contest month at CGPS! In addition to sending a team of four 8th grade students to MATHCOUNTS on February 2, the Prep School... Read more

Field Trip Offers Bilingual and Bicultural Immersion for Students of Japanese - 02/20/19

By Mari Mitsuhashi-Reilly, Prep School Japanese teacher On February 11, as a part of their Japanese folktale curriculum, the Prep School level 4 Japanese language classes visited the Kodomo no... Read more

After Weeks of Dedication and Hard Work, 10-12th Grade Production of Chicago A Smashing Success - 02/20/19

Last week, CGPS premiered their 10-12th grade musical Chicago in the Prep School Theater. Unique to the musical this year was a professional band that played music for the show.  “The students... Read more

Six Latin Students Earn Top Marks on National Exam - 02/20/19

In November, 16 Latin students in grades 10, 11, and 12 participated in the National Classical Etymology Exam, a rigorous exam that has been administered to all CGPS students in Latin III and above... Read more

8th and 9th Grade Students Explore Shakespearean Drama - 02/20/19

This night I hold an old accustomed feast,Whereto I have invited many a guestSuch as I love; and you among the store,One more, most welcome, makes my number more.At my poor house look to behold this... Read more