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What's New?

Now Enrolling for Next Year

Colchester School District offers FREE preschool! Our half-day program runs Tuesday through Friday and follows the school calendar for holidays and vacations. 

Children practice language, social communication, and play skills. They will develop friendships while gaining confidence and school-readiness skills in a literacy-rich environment with experienced educators and support personnel.

Call (802) 264-5894 or email for enrollment information. We can't wait to meet you and your child!

Transportation is not provided. Children who live in Colchester get priority placement. Children must be 3 or 4 years old before September 1, 2019.

Employment Opportunities

If you are looking to join the team here at Colchester School District, check out our current employment opportunities by clicking here.

If you are interested in becoming a substitute in any of our schools, information and an application can be found on the Human Resources page.

Volunteering Opportunities

Are you interested in getting involved in Colchester Schools? Becoming a volunteer is a great way to show students that you are invested in their education as a family or community member.  

All volunteers for the Colchester School District must complete the Volunteer Registration Form annually. If you have questions regarding the Volunteer Registration Form please contact Human Resources at 802-264-5999 or by email at Completed Volunteer Registration Forms must be sent to the school in which you are interested in volunteering. 

2019-2020 Calendar

Next year's school calendar is now available. Click here to view the 2019-2020 School Calendar with family conference dates, open houses, holidays, vacations, and early release information.

Click here to see this year's support staff training calendar.


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Take A Closer Look

The town of Colchester is served by the Colchester School District, which has approximately 2,200 students. In addition to Colchester residents, tuition students are accepted from the Islands (Grand Isle, North Hero, and South Hero) and other districts.

The district operates five separate school buildings and an administrative building. We employ about two hundred teachers and fifteen administrators.

Our school district is renowned for its implementation of differentiated instruction as part of its efforts to provide all students with meaningful and appropriate educational opportunities. Colchester High School graduates attend a wide range of colleges and universities throughout the state and country.

Make a Difference.
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The Colchester School district is located in beautiful Colchester, Vermont. Together, our schools create a district that is a fair and welcoming community of life-long learners, striving to do our best, and who think not only what is — but what can be.

All Colchester School District job openings are listed on School Spring.

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Elementary students.

2019 Report to the Community

This annual report is mailed to every household in the Colchester community in February. It includes a message from the superintendent, information about important academic investments being made throughout the district, enrollment and class size data, alumni notes, as well as facts and figures for the FY20 school budget.

2019 Report to the Community
Cover of the 2018 CSD Report to the Community.

The mission of Colchester School District is to partner with our community to educate each of our students to become engaged, productive citizens who lead successful, balanced, and healthy lives.