Thank you so much for your interest in Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School! 

Founded in 1764 by Kings College, which later became Columbia College, CGPS is one of the oldest educational institutions in the United States with a long and notable tradition of excellence.   We pride ourselves on offering a wide array of athletics, arts, music, drama and other extracurricular activities to complement our challenging and exciting academic environment. 

As you navigate through the application season, we hope this site will answer many of the questions that arise.  We truly look forward to meeting you!

--The CGPS Admissions Team



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