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Mission Statement

Empowering girls to discover their distinct potential as learners and leaders.

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Why CSG?

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CSG's Annual Fund

CSG's Annual Fund helps bridge the gap between tuition and the actual cost to educate a CSG student. Your gift makes a CSG education possible.

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ScholarShop is CSG’s online apparel shop that benefits CSG scholarships, including the Alumnae Board Merit Scholarship.

Admission FAQs

Where is CSG located?

CSG’s state-of-the-art main academic campus is located on eight acres in Bexley on Broad Street. We have two satellite campuses:


Kirk Campus: 70-acre outdoor athletic complex on north Cassady Ave. which houses field hockey and lacrosse fields, two soccer fields, tennis courts, a running track, nature trails, and a retreat house.


Cynthia’s Woods: 100-acre property near Rocky Fork in Gahanna preserved as a living laboratory for all CSG students to explore science, ecology, and nature topics.


Find out more about our campuses and facilities here.

Admission visitors are invited to park in the Drexel Avenue lot and enter through the Main Entrance.

For directions for Admission Visitors, either use the address below, or go here for directions.

Admission Entrance

65 S. Drexel Ave.

Columbus, OH 43209

What is CSG's size and structure?

CSG has four divisions, with a consistent student:teacher ratio of 8:1 schoolwide.

Program for Young Children

3/4 Class for girls who turn 3 by August 1

4/5 Class for girls who turn 4 by August 1

5/6 Class (Kindergarten) for girls who turn 5 by August 1

Lower School: Grades 1 – 5, two sections of 15-18 girls in each grade

Middle School: Grades 6 – 8, three sections of 15-18 girls in each grade

Upper School: Grades 9 – 12, average graduating class of 50-55 girls

What are the school hours?

Drop-off begins at 7:30 a.m.

Program for Young Children (preschool and kindergarten) half day

8:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. (half day option offered for 3/4 and 4/5 year old classes)

Program for Young Children full day
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Lower School (Forms I-V)

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Middle School (Forms VI-VIII)

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Upper School (Forms IX-XII)

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

After school care available until 6 p.m.

What are the demographics of the student body?

  • 557 students from a 40-mile radius of Columbus.
  • 8:1 student/teacher ratio
  • 51 Zip codes
  • 31 School districts
  • 38% students of color
  • 30% receive need-based financial aid
  • 132 faculty and staff members, more than 78% of our faculty hold advanced degrees.
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