Ledyard Center School 740 Colonel Ledyard Hwy, Ledyard, CT06339 Located in the center of town, Ledyard Center School is the largest of the town's elementary schools…More and enrolls about 400 students in kindergarten through the sixth grade. This school, which opened its doors in 1950, it is also the oldest school building in town. The school's principal is Mary Fort Boyle. The Ledyard Center School faculty is committed to providing a program that "maximizes student achievement in a safe and respectful environment."
Gallup Hill School 169 Gallup Hill Rd, Ledyard, CT06339 Gallup Hill School is a K-6 elementary school in the southeastern part of town. The school also is home to the…More district's regular and special education pre-school programs. It enrolls approximately 350 students and Jennifer Byars is the school principal. Its mission is "...to meet the individual needs of each student in a supportive, organized, and disciplined school atmosphere and to provide opportunities for children to reach their full potential."
The Ledyard Board of Education shares a building on Blonders Blvd. with the Department of Parks & Recreation. The…More Education Department oversees six public schools, including Ledyard High School, Ledyard Middle School, Ledyard Center School, Gallup Hill School, Juliet W. Long School and Gales Ferry School. The schools' superintendent is Dr. Michael Graner.
The mission of Ledyard Public Schools is "to ensure a culture of excellence that maximizes student achievement, develops skills for life-long learning and prepares students to be productive and responsible citizens in a global society."
Ledyard Center Nursery School 722 Colonel Ledyard Hwy, Ledyard, CT06339 The Ledyard Center Nursery School is located in the rear of the Ledyard Congregational Church. Beth Ayer is the school's…More director. The school has programs for 2-year-olds, 3-year-olds and children who are 4 and 5. Although based in the church, the school has no religious affiliation. "Our philosophy is that a child's work is play," Ayer said. The classes go on regular field trips to places such as the library and fire station. Approximately 55 children attend the school.
Ledyard Middle School 1862 Route 12, Gales Ferry, CT06335 Ledyard Middle School enrolls all of the town's seventh- and eighth-graders, approximately 455 students in all. The…More school's principal is Joseph Chella. The school is committed to "providing the emerging adolescent with positive, diverse learning experiences in a safe, nurturing environment."