Great Path Academy is a middle-college learning environment that supports students from diverse backgrounds in developing the values, self-discipline, work habits, academic and life skills needed to achieve success.
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We are so excited to announce that the first round of the choice lottery has run! We cannot wait to meet all of our incoming students! Please make an appointment with the main office to register by calling (860) 512-3700. Also, please save the date for our Acceptance Night mixer on June 2nd, from 5-7 pm in the GPA Atrium.
Congratulations to Javante Danvers for being named a 2015 Fox Scholar recipient! Please click here for more information.
Please join the GPA community in congratulating Brendan Medovich, who has been selected for the MathCON Finals on April 25th at the University of Illinois in Chicago. Out of 45,000 students, he was one of 700 who scored in the 99.6th percentile. We are very proud of you, Brendan!
We are very proud to announce that Great Path Academy at MCC has been named a School of Distinction by Magnet Schools of America! Please click here to read about the Merit Awards program for 2015.
The Peoples family is featured in a Regional School Choice Office article in the Hartford Courant: please click here to read it. GPA loves our families!
The next GPA Ally program training sessions have been funded thanks to a grant from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving called the “Kipman Share of the Beatrice Fox Auerbach Foundation Fund”. Our school community is grateful for the support- thank you to our funders!
Please click here to read “Paw-sitively Connected”, the December Edition of the GPA newsletter. ** Our apologies for the following typo in this printed edition- The Mega Education lawyer’s name is Jeffrey Dressler, not Drexler, as typed in the article.**
** For planning purposes, the graduation date for seniors has been set for Tuesday, June 16th. We are looking forward to a wonderful celebration!
APRIL/ MAY/ JUNE 2015:
Please reserve your copy of the yearbook early! They will be $50, please see Mr. D. for details.
If you are interested in auditioning to sing the Star Spangled Banner at graduation, please see Mr. Wolf or Principal Niles-Outler.
May 18th- GPA Ally Meeting, 9-12 pm
May 19th- Staff SLC Meeting
May 21st- Senior Capstones all day in the GPA gym
May 21st- Spring Concert 7-9 pm
May 22nd- Senior Field Trip to High Meadows, tickets are $55
May 25th- Memorial Day, no school
May 26th- “Second Cup of Coffee” parent event- 8-9 am, location- the GPA Internet cafe, topic- NEASC
May 26th- May 29th- Washington, D.C. trip
May 29th- All-school Meeting at 9:30 am
June 1st- Annual GPA Talent Show, 9:30 am
June 2nd- Acceptance Night, a mixer for incoming students and families, 5-7 pm GPA Atrium and Community Commons
June 4th- Storrs Adventure Park PBIS Incentive trip, criteria to attend, more details to follow. IMPORTANT! Those attending must have parents fill out the Adventure Park’s online waiver form in order to participate.
June 4th- Breakdancing Shakespeare, 7-9:30 pm, in the MCC Auditorium
June 5th- Breakdancing Shakespeare all-school performance
June 8th- June 11th- Senior Finals
June 11th- June 16th- Grades 9-11 Finals
June 11th- Graduation Rehearsal for graduating seniors at 8 am
June 12th- Senior Breakfast at 8:30 am
June 15th- Graduation rehearsal at 8 am, then the Senior BBQ
June 16th- Graduation at 6 pm, MCC Auditorium
June 17th- Last Day of School