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.

What is Mastery-Based Learning?

Overview

Connecticut students can learn through student-centered pathways that ensure college and career readiness

  • Students are empowered to take ownership of their learning.
  • Rigorous, flexible learning opportunities prepare students for college, careers and civic life.
  • Paths to completion are flexible to meet student needs and interests.
  • Learning takes place through realworld application and is not constrained by time and place.
  • Instruction is fundamentally designed around the learner.
  • All students are ready and able to succeed in a global environment.
  • Multiple sources of data are used to provide timely intervention and/or acceleration.
  • Graduation is determined by student mastery and success on explicit, measurable learning outcomes.