Educational Opportunities

Ledyard Public Schools

Ledyard Public Schools provide exemplary learning for all students. Our teachers routinely offer programs and instructional lessons to broaden our students’ cultural horizons.


The Ledyard High School boasts a nationally recognized music program and honor society and students there receive some of the highest testing scores in the state and nation. In addition, the High School offers academic programs in:
  • Agriscience and Technology
  • Business
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Special Services
  • Technology

New Facility

The High School recently completed a new Vocational Agricultural Facility, which will greatly increase the strength of its agriscience program.

Middle School

Ledyard Middle School students are involved in the International Club, designed for students to learn about diverse ethnic, racial and economic groups.

Elementary School

The elementary level has implemented Responsive Classroom to develop a strong sense of community within our increasingly diverse student body. 

Ledyard Public Schools Colleges in the Surrounding Area

 Within a 60-mile radius of Ledyard, there are over 30 colleges and universities, including University of Connecticut’s main campus at Storrs and 2 Ivy League institutions, Brown and Yale.

There are 5, 4-year colleges and 1, 2-year colleges within a 20-minute drive of Ledyard: