Welcome to Metropolitan!
Metropolitan is a full college preparatory program that offers students four academic paths of study. These pathways are supported by the 21st Century Competencies. Metropolitan is committed to offering students opportunities to apply its core values of Innovation, Integrity and Involvement through project-based learning using state of the art technology, student leadership positions, internships, and community service.
What's happening at Metro
Coronation Ball: On December 7, 2019, MBA will host our annual Coronation Ball. Guests must have the permission form completed and returned to a MBA student before guest tickets can be purchased. Tickets cost $15 for MBA students and $17 for non-MBA students in advance before Monday, December 2. On December 2, the price goes up to $20 per person.
All students interested in running for the Coronation Court must complete this application by Monday, December 2 at 5pm. All students running should stay positive and respectful about themselves, our school, and other candidates. After the dance, all winners will donate their time, energy and school spirit in a Community Service Project at Metro to help promote positivity and unity at our school.
Volunteer opportunities for all:
Track Volunteer Day with New Haven Farms on Saturday, November 23 from 9am to noon at 613 Ferry Street
Composting Track Volunteer Day with New Haven Land Trust on Sunday, November 24 from 1-4pm at 76 Winchester Avenue.
Grace Chapel Church, located at 794 Dixwell Ave, is looking for students to volunteer Nov 24 and help in their 18th annual community dinner. Contact Cheryl Hurter at (203)768-8289 if you would like to volunteer
9th and 10th graders who attend one of those days, please consider applying to a paid position with the New Haven Land Trust’s Growing Entrepreneurs Program.
Internship/Volunteer Opportunity: The International Festival of Arts and Ideas High School Fellowship Program offers qualified New Haven public school sophomores and juniors a semester-long, fully funded opportunity to learn about the arts from January through June 2020. In June, the Fellows will be fully immersed in the Festival’s two-week run and attend more than 30 events. Application Deadline: December 2, 2019 at 11:59 PM. Applications must be received (not postmarked) by this date. Applicants being considered for the program will be interviewed in person December 3 - 6, 2019. To Apply: Submit an application form, resume, personal statement, and prompted essay.