The Woodbridge School District is the elementary school system for the Town of Woodbridge. Beecher Road School is a PK-6 facility. Graduates attend Amity Regional School District #5, serving students from Bethany, Orange and Woodbridge. The community of Woodbridge has traditionally supported excellence in education.
Beecher Road School, functions as a community school and is recognized for its high quality educational program serving students in PK through 6. Children at Beecher Road School learn through outstanding educational programs.
Having a single elementary school facility in Woodbridge has many advantages. Fiscal resources are targeted for the one location and allow for optimal utilization. The Library Media Center provides over 41,000 volumes. In addition, a comprehensive technology initiative supports all aspects of student learning.
Teachers are organized into Professional Learning Communities with a daily period of grade level common planning time. World Language study includes student instruction in Spanish beginning in Kindergarten. Art, Music and Physical Education are integrated into the school program.
Results of the Connecticut Mastery Test indicate high levels of achievement overall. The Tri-State Consortium Report provides a framework for bringing the instructional program to the next level. A comprehensive program evaluation process has resulted in the review and revision of curriculum in all core subject areas.
The Woodbridge School District is a participant in several regional initiatives to reduce racial isolation including The ACES Wintergreen Magnet School, a Regional Summer Enrichment Program, and Project Open Choice, which allows students from the New Haven Public Schools to attend. Other initiatives include global sister school relationships, urban suburban/exchanges and school programs designed to promote multi-cultural learning.
An Extended Day Program provides after-school child care through a wide range of creative and enriching activities geared to student selection based on the interests of participants.
The Beecher community enjoys a very high level of parent involvement and support. The fiscal resources of the PTO provide an exceptional program of class enrichment presentations in support of curriculum and generous funding for school needs as well as identified projects of special interest.
Beecher Road School has distinguished itself as an outstanding elementary school. For students, parents, staff and community, Beecher Road School is A Place of Learning without equal.