How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in our school! 

Applications for 2019-20 are now open and will close on January 10, 2019.  
We accept applications from students in grades 8-11. 

  Click HERE for the application.

Students applying via the Roton Middle School Chinese/Japanese pathway still must complete an application by the due date to reserve their spot. 

Students who were in the Ponus Middle School Japanese pathway in 2017-18 are eligible to be grandfathered in through the pathway preference, but must still complete an application by the due date to reserve their spot. 

Late applications are accepted from January 11-September 15, 2019.  Applicants applying late will be placed on the waitlist. 

If you are interested in seeing our recruiting powerpoint, Click Here. 

Join us for an Open House this fall!   CLICK HERE for the flyer.

We have 2 evening dates:
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 6:30-8:30 pm
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 6:30-8:30 pm

And 2 daytime dates:
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 8-10 am
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 8-10 am

Each Open House will include:
   a presentation providing an overview of how our program works and what makes it special;
   a student panel that will answer your questions; and
   a tour of the school.

The Daytime Open Houses will include a chance to visit CGS classes and see our students and teachers in action.


If you are interested in learning more about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, information is available here:


Please feel free to contact us with any questions about our program: 
Ms. Julie Parham, director
Ms. Laurie Cawley, secretary
203-852-9488 option 2