SCHOOL CHOICE OPTIONS:
Open Choice & Public School Choices including Magnet and Vocational Schools
OPEN CHOICE (CREC)
Granby's participation in Open Choice dates back to the inception of Project Concern in the late 1960's As a result of its continued partnership with Open Choice, Granby is the beneficiary of monies that support a number of programs within the school district. While some of these funds are used to provide academic and financial support to students from Hartford, the majority of the funds are used to enhance opportunities for all students in the Granby Public Schools.
PUBLIC SCHOOL CHOICE OPTIONS
Granby students have long benefited from programs offered by Public School Choice in Connecticut. Students have attended the Greater Hartford Academy of Mathematics and Science, Suffield High Schools Regional Agricultural Center, Oliver Wolcott Technical School, the Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, and the Great Path Academy at Manchester Community College among others.
Public School Choice Options:
The Big Picture High School
The mission of the Big Picture High School in Bloomfield is to create a learning community dedicated to educating one student at a time. This is accomplished by designing a personalized learning plan for each student, providing real-world opportunities to connect students to their learning, and expecting them to find authentic, meaningful ways to show what they have learned.
Capital Region Education Council (CREC)
If you're interested in giving your child an extraordinary education, consider one of CREC's award-winning magnet schools. CREC magnet schools allow students to focus on specific talents or interests while studying a challenging core curriculum in a diverse environment.
Hartford Public Schools
Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet Schools (WECMS)
Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet Schools (WECMS) in Bloomfield is open for preschool, adding Kindergarten in 2010. The preschool day is from 8:50-2:40 and kindergarten day is from 8:50-3:30. Before and after school care is available for a fee.
Oliver Wolcott Technical School
Suffield Regional Agriscience Center FFA
Harris AgriScience & Technology Center