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Prep School Honors Third Annual Equity Day With Resources, Booths and Guest Speaker Photographer Sebastian Meyer - 05/13/19

By Prep School dean Victor PuccioThe Prep School celebrated its third annual Equity Day on Thursday, May 2. This year’s theme was displacement, and members of the student organizations Amnesty... Read more

4th Annual Prep School Coffee House Features Sign Language, Dance and Music - 05/06/19

This year’s Prep School Coffee House, organized by the Student Government, showcased student performances across a range of talents. Performances included music -- everything from guitar solos to... Read more

8 Students Earn Top Marks on the 2019 National Latin Exam - 05/06/19

By Scott Wilson, Middle and Prep School Latin teacher On March 14th, 15 students in Latin III, IV, V, and AP Latin took the annual National Latin Exam. The test,... Read more

Columbia Prep Students Visit a Genetics Research Lab - 05/06/19

By Ilya Yashin, Prep School science teacherRecently, 11 Columbia Prep students visited a genetics research laboratory at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center. They had been invited by the... Read more

Middle School Variety Show Showcases Wide Range of Talent - 05/06/19

The Middle School Variety Show was a smashing hit! An annual tradition since the founding of the Middle School, the Variety Show is an opportunity for Middle Schoolers of all ages to showcase their... Read more

CGPS Green Breakfast Sources Local Food For Healthy Morning Meal - 05/06/19

Recently, the Grammar School cafeteria hosted the annual Green Breakfast, an opportunity for the whole school to get together to support local foods. Aligned with the mission of the Grammar School... Read more

CGPS Varsity Baseball and Softball Teams Meet with Milwaukee Brewers GM David Stearns ’03 - 05/06/19

 On Sunday, April 28, the CGPS varsity boys baseball and girls softball teams had the opportunity not only to go see the New York Mets play the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field, but also to meet... Read more

Alex Gorsky, Chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson Speaks at Columbia Prep - 04/29/19

By Amanda P. '19 As part of an initiative to inspire students with exciting guest speakers, Student Government invited Mr. Alex Gorsky, Chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, to Columbia... Read more

In An Eye-Opening Lesson in Math, 6th Graders Purchase Nutritious Groceries Using SNAP Budget Guidelines - 04/29/19

By Joshua Bookin, Middle School math teacher The 6th graders recently finished their percentages unit with a cross-curricular science and math project geared toward promoting equity and social... Read more

Learn More: How the BioBus Drives Science Education - 04/29/19

By Sarah J. Weisberg, Chief Scientist & Executive Vice President of BioBus “BioBus! What’s a BioBus?”, or “The BioBus is back!” are just some comments you might have overheard while walking... Read more