The Peabody Museum

This month, our Primary/Middle school students of High Road School of Wallingford attended academic field trips to The Peabody Museum in New Haven. Students explored everything from the museums Mummy exhibit, to Meteorite impacts, to Red Pandas! The students finished the day enjoying pizza and socializing with their peers before returning to school for dismissal.

2018-12-15T14:15:49+00:00December 12th, 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|

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|