September 23, 2022 Digital Backpack

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2022-2023 School Year Calendar

School Lunch Menus: September 2022

Save the Date! Open House Schedules:

  • Colchester Elementary School: September 29, 2022
  • William J. Johnston Middle School: September 28, 2022

Please visit the Volunteers page for more information about the volunteer application process for Colchester Public Schools.  

Colchester Public Schools has current openings for the 2022-2023 school year. Please click on the following link to view the available positions. CPS Vacancies

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Community News:

Chatham Health District

Colchester Youth and Social Services

 Cragin Memorial Library 

Collaborative for Colchester’s Children (C3)

Colchester Parks and Recreation

  • Yoga and Mindful Me Class:  Colchester Parks and Rec is offering the following after school class at CES called : Yoga and Mindful Me

Each class will combine yoga and mindfulness practices in age appropriate, playful and engaging ways. Children will participate in activities that will help stretch and strengthen their bodies, build social / emotional skills as well as learn strategies for self regulation and relaxation...while having fun too!     

Grades K-2 at CES from 3:15-4:15     Wed. Oct 12- Nov. 16 ( 6 classes; $60)  For more info call: 860 537-7297    Instructor: Susie Hawkins

Online registration at: