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Faculty Art Show Displays The Diverse Artistic Talents of CGPS Faculty - 04/23/19

The Prep School Spring Arts Festival is in full swing. Including an expansive art showcase, the spring concert and the Prep School dance concert -- CGPS is already brimming with displays of artistic... Read more

Three Prep School Students Perform in NAfME Biennial All-Eastern Honors Choirs - 04/23/19

From Thursday, April 4 through Sunday, April 7, three Prep School students participated in the National Association for Music Education's (NAfME) biennial All-Eastern Honors Choirs. Anna N. ’19 and... Read more

CGPS Takes Home The Gold at The Girls Adventures in Math Competition - 04/23/19

By Jessica Merrick, Middle School math coordinator Last Friday, April 12, thirty-two girls from grades 3-8 competed in the Manhattan Chapter of the Girls’ Adventures in Math (GAIM) competition.... Read more

Middle School Parent Morning: What Should a Rising Fifth Grader Expect? - 04/23/19

Last Tuesday, 4th grade parents were invited to the Prep School theater for a presentation about Middle School life and what to expect for next year as their children move up into a new division.... Read more

Visiting Biologists Welcome Grammar School Students Aboard the BioBus - 04/23/19

This week, a metallic silver bus pulled up outside of 5 West 94th Street with two expert biologists on board. Organized by Grammar School science teacher Stephanie Avena, the BioBus activity was led... Read more

CGPS Makes it to the Sixth Round in the New York State Mock Trial Competition - 04/15/19

Last week, CGPS competed in the sixth round of the New York State Mock Trial Competition — the furthest the team has ever gone in CGPS history. In this last round, CGPS was the plaintiff in the case... Read more

Prep School Math Department Chair Selected for Competitive Academy for Teachers Class - 04/15/19

In March, CGPS’s Prep School math department head Nathan Dummitt was nominated for a significant honor, a math master class, by Prep School art department head Lynn Schulte. Of the many nominees, Mr... Read more

19 Seniors Trek to Tufts University for Conference on Migration and Urban Spaces - 04/15/19

By 12th grade dean David Morss and Prep School Assistant Director Monica MarkovitsNineteen seniors boarded a bus to Tufts University on Thursday, April 4 to attend a summit conference on Cities at... Read more

8th Grade Squid Dissection Takes Deep Dive into Cephalopod Anatomy - 04/15/19

The 8th graders found themselves taking a deep dive into their oceanography unit with a squid dissection, led by Prep School science teacher Cary Rosillo. While it was not a requirement for any class... Read more

Prep School Global Peace Studies Brings Faculty Experience to Light - 04/15/19

In the Prep School, history teacher Marc Greenside wants his students to explore the nature of conflict and peace studies in his history elective, Peace Makers. Peace Makers traces the history of... Read more