This Week in Chess: Knights of Columbia at the Greater New York Scholastic Chess Championships - 02/04/19

By Sophia Rohde, chess teacherThe 2019 Greater New York Scholastic Chess Championships were held January 5-6 at the Brooklyn Marriott. Over 1,500 players competed in the various sections comprising... Read more

Senior Jack Y. ‘19 Named Top 300 Scholar In Prestigious Regeneron Competition for Science and Math for High School Seniors - 01/28/19

Just this month, Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School’s Jack Y. ‘19 was named one of the top 300 scholars for the Society for Science & the Public’s 78th Regeneron Science Talent Search, “... Read more

Seven Seniors Honored at Boys Varsity Basketball Senior Night - 01/28/19

On Friday, January 18 CGPS fans rooted for the Boys JV West Basketball game versus UNIS in the North Gym — and celebrated the whole CGPS basketball program while there. During halftime, the... Read more

6th Graders Design Robots that Fight for Survival by Evolving - 01/28/19

The 6th graders are working on a new STEAM robotics project that will engage their scientific, technological and engineering skills for a new unit on evolution in their science classes. This... Read more

Coed Varsity Indoor Track Honors Four Student-Athletes at Senior Night - 01/28/19

On Monday, January 14 the Indoor Track coaches Katelyn Savage, Ricky Esposito and Terrance Livingston honored the Coed Indoor Varsity Track team’s seniors. Gathered at the Fort Washington Avenue... Read more

Pre-K Diamonds Begins the New Year with Engaging Educational Programming - 01/28/19

Recently, Pre-K Diamonds teachers Rosemary Reyes, Krista Pellegrino and Michele Ozarow have been planning engaging activities for their class that will act as building blocks for their development as... Read more

Wellness Month’s Exercise Week: Middle Schoolers Stay Motivated Through the CGPS Running Program - 01/28/19

Three years ago, the Middle School instituted physical education programming that would keep students healthy and fit while having fun. Spearheaded by Middle School physical education teacher Venus... Read more

CGPS Varsity Swim Team Breaks Records in Tri-Meet - 01/20/19

The CGPS Varsity swim team faced off against both Dwight and Packer in a tri-meet at the Dwight School Athletic Center on the Upper East Side. This year, the team consists of six girls and 14... Read more

Healthy Eating and Hydration: A Key to Success During Middle School Years - 01/20/19

By Sue Redgen, Middle School nurse Encouraging Middle Schoolers to eat foods from all the food groups at each meal can be a challenge. By making incremental changes, however, and creating an... Read more

A Special Grammar School Parent Morning: MS Faculty DIscuss Life in CGPS Middle School - 01/20/19

At last Thursday’s Grammar School Parent Morning, the Grammar School and Middle School faculty and staff presented to 4th grade parents, outlining what parents should expect curricularly and... Read more