Common Ground is seeking students who want to change the world. Think Common Ground might be right for you? Fill out the preliminary application here.


Contact Brian Kelahan at, or call (203) 389-4333 x1281  below.


Fill out the form below to begin the application process. New Haven students must also submit a form to their counselor or the Magnet School Office, listing Common Ground as their school of choice.

As a public school, we select students by lottery. New Haven district students are chosen through the New Haven Magnet School lottery, while all others are chosen in a separate lottery held at Common Ground.