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Looking for COVID-19 Information?

Head over to our COVID-19 page to get information about the safety precautions we're taking to reopen our schools, the hybrid and virtual learning models offered to students, meal delivery, and information from our school nurses.

P-EBT Food Benefit for Eligible Children

Have you heard about the Pandemic EBT benefit? This is a temporary food benefit approved by the federal government to help households affected by COVID related school closures. Click here to learn more.


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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.

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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.

2021 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 FY22 school budget.

2021 Report to the Community
Cover of the 2020 CSD Report to the Community.

Our Mission:

Colchester Schools offer diverse educational experiences filled with rigorous and responsive teaching practices. In our collaborative learning community, students are inspired to think critically, act responsibly, communicate effectively and learn continuously to achieve their fullest potential.

Our Vision:

We strive to prepare each student for success in life by providing an enriching, welcoming and safe environment.