Shoreline School of Montessori 675 E Main St, Branford, CT06405 Shoreline School of Montessori believes "when learning starts fun, it stays fun." They educate children 3 to…More 6 years old. The program has a unique way of teaching and includes French and music as part of the curriculum.
Mary T. Murphy School 14 Brushy Plain Rd, Branford, CT06405 The Mary T. Murphy School was originally called Brushy Plain School when it was built in 1960. The name was changed in…More 1989 and shortly after renovations were made to the facility including the addition of a new wing. Some of the key goals for the school's staff are to promote independence, critical thinking skills and good citizen ship.Principal Anthony Buono oversees this kindergarten through fourth grade school.
Shoreline School of Art & Music 540 E Main St, Branford, CT06405 The Shoreline School of Art & Music is a private occupational school providing career training in the arts. It was…More founded in 1978 by Richard and Judith Milgram and provides a variety of classes in the arts. Students can take classes in the School of Music focusing on voice, guitar, bass, piano, and a variety of string and woodwind instruments. The School of Art provides programs in illustration and creative advertising design.
Hopkins School 986 Forest Rd, New Haven, CT06515 Hopkins School is a New Haven based private educational institution teaching students in grades 7 through 12. Featuring…More a curriculum that balances standard academic disciplines like math, science, history and langue with special programs including senior projects and independent study as well as athletics and art instruction,the school ephasises a well-rounded educational experience with opportunities for students to define their own path of study.
Saint Mary's School 62 Cedar St, Branford, CT06405 St. Mary's School a Roman Catholic coed school with grades pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. The school is…More in walking distance to St. Mary's Church and The Black Stone Library, as well as the center of Branford.
The Linda B. Chipkin Early Years Center located at Indian Neck School offers pre-schooling for Branford's children,…More ages 3 - 5.</p>
<p>To attend the program, children must be determined eligible through the P.P.T. process (visit the Linda B. Chipkin website for more details).</p>
<p>The schooling offered is a collaborative effort between special education teachers, speech and language pathologists, social workers, school psychologists, occupational and physical therapists, school nurses, teachers of the hearing impaired and supporting para-professionals. </p>
<p>The school is led by Principal Dianibel Aviles.</p>
When Francis Walsh Intermediate School was built in 1972 — then called Branford Intermediate School — the…More facility was characterized by classrooms with no walls, emphasizing an open-space, community style of learning. Today, a number of classroom walls have been built, but the open-school feeling still exists.</p>
<p>WIS is one of three schools in Branford offering a school-based health center, a fully licensed health clinic designed to address the physical and emotional needs of adolescents. All students are eligible to enroll and receive services free of charge.</p>
<p>Robin B. Goeler is principal.</p>
John B. Sliney School 23 Eades St, Branford, CT06405 John B. Sliney School is the stately looking building situated on the Branford Green. It was first opened in 1929 as…More Branford High School, and was later renamed in honor of John Buckley Sliney, a longtime member of the Branford Board of Education, a first selectman and a native son. Principal Susan Iwanicki-Smith oversees the day-to-day for this elementary school.
Branford High School 185 E Main St, Branford, CT06405 If you were not aware of how engaged Branford High School is with the community, you will not be able to avoid it come…More spring when the annual BHS spring musical usually takes over downtown. Led by Principal Lee Panagoulias, Jr., Branford High School strives to prepare students for post-graduation and prides itself on the the Senior Exhibition Project, or Senior Ex. Those interested can follow the ongoing projects through its online blog. The program has received state-wide attention and is a model for Connecticut's Capstone Project. The school's sports teams never disappoint -whether it is cross country, swimming, football, baseball, basketball or softball, you can be sure the community will come together to root for their Hornets.
The Mary. R Tisko Elementary School was named for Mary Resjan Tisko, who was born in the Resjan homestead on Main…More Street in 1908. She and her husband, Chester Tisko, were lifelong residents of Branford.</p>
<p>Tisko's fifty-five-year teaching career was culminated by the distinctive honor of being named Principal Emeritus of all elementary schools in Branford. </p>
<p>Today, the Mary R. Tisko school is led by Principal Mr. Mark Rabinowitz and serves nearly 500 elementary students from the area.</p>
Ms. Judy's Emporium 28 School St, Branford, CT06405 Ms. Judy's Emporium offers a wide variety of creative and educational programs for families. The center offers…More pre-school classes, parenting workshops, classes for children and families and summer camps. Pre-school students participate in an interactive curriculum designed to stimulate social, emotional, cognitive, physical and creative development. The program's activities include dance, music and movement and physical education, as well as traditional classes. Additional classes include family yoga, cooking and music. Tutoring also is available. The summer camp program is based out of the Owenego Inn and is available for half and full days.
Pine Orchard Nursery School (PONS) has one teacher for every six children. The school is licensed by the state…More and teachers are members of National, Connecticut and Shoreline Associations For the Education of Young Children.</p>
<p>This nonprofit, independent, parent cooperative preschool is known as the "little red school house" in the Indian Neck area of Branford.</p>
<p>For all inquires regarding its classes for three-year-olds or kindergarten readiness classes, visit the Web site or contact Judy Hall.</p>
The 2010 school year brought a new face to the Branford school system: Hamlet Hernandez. The son of Cuban refugee…More parents, Hernandez matriculated through Hamden schools and most recently held the title of Assistant Superintendent of Hamden Schools before being appointed to his current role of Branford's Superintendent of Schools. He was a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps.</p>
<p>Hernandez brings with him a dedication to all students, from those enrolled in early education in the Indian Neck School programs to the seniors graduating from Branford High School. Hernandez has an open ear and mind and sees the economic and racially diverse students of Branford as "more alike than different."</p>
<p>"We celebrate our kids," says Hernandez as he looks forward to his future with the school system.</p>
<p>Visit the school's website to find out more about Hernandez's work, goals and the students.</p>
Connecticut Experiential Learning Center 28 School St, Branford, CT06405 The Connecticut Experiential Learning Center (CELC) is a middle school program. CELC works with children ages 10 to 14.…More Programs focus on providing strong academics combined with real-world learning, offering students opportunities to learn through experience. Group and individual programs are available for full- and part-time students. Various workshops are also available. Please visit the website for more information regarding specific programs.
Shoreline School of Art & Music 540 E Main St, Branford, CT06405 Shoreline School of Art & Music is a specialty school. It offers classes for both adults and kids in watercolor…More painting, drawing, oil painting, acrylic painting, illustration, perspective drawing and more. It also offers individualized courses for adults and children on instruments. Various options include flute, guitar, music theory, French horn, trombone, cello, bass, violin and more. Check the main website for a full list of programs or for details on signing up.
Tabor Christian Community Preschool 45 Tabor Dr, Branford, CT06405 The Tabor Christian Community Preschool is associated with Tabor Church. It has been at this location for 28 years.…More It is a Christian pre-school for children aged 3-5. For more information, call or visit the website.