NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect until at least April 20, 2020.
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.

Explore Your Choices


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Connecticut public school choice programs are an opportunity to raise student achievement and reduce racial, ethnic and economic isolation.  Public school choice is evident in the five different types of public school choice programming available statewide.  Eligibility requirements vary by program, locations and residency status.

Learn more about the different types of public school choice programming available in Connecticut.
Apply to a public school choice program.