Become a Student

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Do you want to define your own path? Change the world? Graduate ready for college success & powerful leadership? Common Ground may be right for you. Watch a video. Fill out an interest form. Join us for an open house. Enter the lottery. Learn more below … 

To get started …

Fill out this initial interest form to receive information about our lottery for Fall 2021 enrollment.

Ready to Apply To Be A Student in Fall 2021?
Common Ground’s lottery is open Jan 11-Feb 26!

Create a profile & enter the lottery to become a student in Fall 2021!

The Common Ground lottery application will be available here starting January 11 and continuing until 5pm on February 26. We will hold our lottery, open to the public via Zoom, on March 3rd at 5pm.

Students from New Haven & all Connecticut towns can apply through Common Ground’s lottery. Students from New Haven may also choose to select Common Ground in the NHPS Magnet School Lottery.

Have questions? Want to learn more?

Contact Sharyn Lopez at (203) 389-4333×1206 or sharyn.lopez@commongroundct.org to RSVP for an open house, get help with your application, or ask questions.

Come see us at an upcoming open house! Schedule below.

Upcoming Open Houses
Video: See Common Ground Through Our Students’ Eyes
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Explore what it’s like to be part of the Common Ground family … 

Over the last 5 years …

  • More than 95% of students have earned admissions to college.
  • More than 90%have graduated in 4 years (above the state average).
  • 9th graders have grown more in math & reading than 90% of their peers across the country, according to results of the NWEA/MAP
  • 100% of students have defended portfolios showing their growth as powerful environmental leaders.