Common Ground High School 2019-03-18T10:01:48-04:00
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CGHS 9th Grade Orientation

August 28 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on Aug 29, 2019 at 8:00am

CGHS 9th Grade Orientation

August 29 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on Aug 29, 2019 at 8:00am

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Our Results

Common Ground is a CT School of Distinction and a national Green Ribbon School. Our 4-year graduation rates are 5 points above the state average. Over the last 6 years, our students have made some of the state’s largest test score gains. 97% of our last graduating class was accepted to college.

Our Curriculum

Common Ground’s curriculum mixes high academic standards with active, authentic learning. Imagine studying …

  1. Math while you … explore species diversity in West Rock Park
  2. Spanish while you … collect recipes and stories from community elders
  3. English while you … perform Shakespeare alongside professional actors
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Recent Blog Posts about the High School

Teaching Our Cities 2019

Expertise comes from everywhere By Kimball Cartwright, Director of Development School officially closed in mid-June but for many Common Ground educators and peers from three other schools across the Northeast U.S., the summer was a

CG Grad is back to lead the next generation!

By Halima Flynn, Development Associate Recent hire Crystal Fernandez is no stranger to Common Ground, she’s a 2005 alumnae who brings eleven years of non-profit community based experience working with youth. Her focus? Youth Leadership,