NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect through the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.

Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

Coaching Permit Renewal


The steps and approximate timeline for the coaching permit renewal process are as follows:

Step 1

Register and complete the required 15 clock hours of coaching education and concussion refresher courses through the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC), and CPR and First Aid certification courses.

Step 2

Complete the online application or paper-based form: ED185. In addition you are required to mail all documentation listed in step 1.

Step 3

Mail required documents and the ED 185 application to the CSDE. Important Note: Emailed or faxed applications and forms with signatures cannot be accepted.


Standard processing of coaching application is 6-8 weeks from the original date of submission.

Registration for Mandatory Courses

Concussion Refresher Course


15 Clock Hours of CEU Module Courses