Students and Staff Participate in Holiday Charity

Students at the High Roads School of Wallingford High School participated in a food and toy drive! Students donated one unwrapped toy so they could wear their ugly Christmas sweater to school. Staff also donated to wear their ugly Christmas sweaters. Staff also participated in the food drive by bringing in canned goods and non-perishable food items. All the toys go towards the school toy drive, and the food will be given to High Roads families in need. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-01-10T20:10:24+00:00December 20th, 2018|

Blue & Gold Basketball

Students on blue and gold levels were invited to Solterra Academy to play a friendly pick up game of basketball! Students played with Solterra Academy and Grace Webb School. The students had a great time playing cooperatively. Every team put forth their best for a great game and the teams were competitive. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-01-06T20:36:58+00:00December 14th, 2018|

Holiday Drive for Our Families

To support our students’ families for the holidays, we will be having a food drive between the return from Thanksgiving and the December holiday break. We will have an exchange for a day of wearing jeans in exchange for a contribution to the drive. Please see the exchange information below. Please also know that the same rules will be applied for jeans- no rips, leggings, etc. For our parents: What: High Road School staff are collecting meals to donate to our families for the Holiday Season. When: All returned slips will be placed in a raffle for a free [...]

2018-12-12T16:35:56+00:00December 11th, 2018|

Thanksgiving Feast

Student from High Roads School of Wallingford enjoyed a feast with their families! Parents and guardians came in and had a delightful dinner with all the fixings. "I liked being able to have my grandma in the school with me. I could show her all my work and got to eat with her!" Said one student. We are already looking forward to seeing more families at our next event! Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-01-10T21:02:44+00:00November 20th, 2018|

New for 2018–19: Psychiatric Services

We are excited to offer students at B.E.S.T. Academy and High Road School of Wallingford (High School & Primary) Psychiatric services for the 2018–19 school year. Why did BEST Academy & High Road Schools believe providing a Psychiatric service would be beneficial to students?We work with amazing and complicated students who deserve to experience behavioral and emotional stability, allowing them to reach their maximum academic potential. We have the benefit of being with our students for 6 hours a day, seeing them in positive moments and under duress. These moments allow us to have a rare holistic picture [...]

2018-10-06T15:26:30+00:00October 3rd, 2018|

Helping Hurricane Harvey Victims

Students from many High Road Schools in Connecticut dove into providing relief for people in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. At the end of our collections, students donated $345 of their school store money to the two charities we decided upon. With Pet Centers in many of our schools, you can always tell that our students are connected to and enjoy taking care of animals.  The SPCA(Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) of Texas was chosen to receive funds to assist in their efforts for displaced animals.  Students spent time looking through a list of requested items.  They [...]

2018-08-18T04:59:39+00:00September 26th, 2017|