March 17, 2023 Digital Backpack

District Information

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2022-2023 School Year Calendar

2023-2024 School Year Calendar

School February Breakfast/Lunch Menus:

Digital Backpack Links for Each School

Bacon Academy’s Digital Backpack

William J. Johnston Middle School’s Digital Backpack

Jack Jackter Intermediate School’s Digital Backpack

Colchester Elementary School’s Digital Backpack


The Board of Education believes that volunteers are essential partners in the education of children and to the success of our schools. We encourage parents and community members to consider volunteering in our schools or at our events, as needed

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

Job Openings

Colchester Public Schools has current openings for the 2022-2023 school year including Substitute Teachers, Daily Substitutes, Substitute Paraprofessionals, Special Education Teacher, RBT’s and multiple Paraprofessional openings.

Please click on the following link to view the available positions: CPS Vacancies

Kindergarten Registration

If your student will turn 5 before January 1, 2024, they are eligible to register at Colchester Elementary School for kindergarten! Please follow the link to register your child.

Register here!

Family Night-Understanding The Autism Waiver

Colchester will be hosting a virtual Family Night presentation on March 15, 2023.

The topic is "The Autism Waiver."

During this presentation you can expect to learn about the services offered through this program, how to apply, and eligibility requirements.

This presentation is appropriate for families of students with Autism ages 3+.

To join, please RSVP to Danielle Poirier at [email protected]

Community News

Bacon Academy

Chatham Health District


Colchester Youth and Social Services

Collaborative for Colchester’s Children


Colchester Leos Club

Annual Soccer Club Meeting

  • The Annual Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 22nd at 7pm at Town Hall meeting room 2. All members are welcome to attend. Nominations for positions on the board of Directors will take place.  Please join us and get involved!