Oakdale Elementary School Indiana Cir, Oakdale, CT06370 Oakdale Elementary School works to build pupils' natural curiosity into an excitement about learning that will serve…More them for their whole lives. Its mission includes setting high expectations, promoting good citizenship, and building a curriculum that changes and grows with the pupils' needs. Oakdale Elementary sets academic expectations for its students, along with social and emotional expectations. The school also values and relies on interaction with families and the community. Oakdale Elementary also has a sister school in China. Pupils at Oakdale correspond with their counterparts in the Nanshangshan Primary School in Jinan, China. The relationship includes plans for a teacher exchange, curriculum exchange and ongoing partnership.
Dr. Charles E. Murphy School 500 Chesterfield Rd, Oakdale, CT06370 The Dr. Charles E. Murphy Elementary School sits on a small hill in a quiet corner of Montville, surrounded by woods,…More gardens and sloping lawns. There is lots of community engagement at the school and a strong focus on shaping behavior, says principal Jeffrey Newton. The school goes from kindergarten to fifth grade.
Head Start 500 Chesterfield Rd, Oakdale, CT06370 The Head Start Program offers grants to schools that provide child development services and promote school…More readiness for preschool aged children. Education, nutrition, health and social development are the focus of this program. Head Start equips young children with the tools necessary to excel in a school setting, and instills values, confidence and a love of learning. Respect for community, diversity, learning and self are all encouraged through Head Start. This Head Start is located in the Dr. Charles E. Murphy elementary school on Chesterfield Road in Oakdale.