Canterbury Elementary School

CES Report Card Memo (11/9/2018) - CES Report Card Memo  — To view a report card template, go to the grade level.
CES Parking Safety Memo (11/9/2018) - CES Parking Safety Memo
Grade 8 High School Information (11/2/2018) - Permission to Register (High School) 2019-2020 School Year Student Shadowing Packet 2018
November Lunch Menu Options… (10/31/2018) - November 2018 Lunch Menu November Chef’s Choice (BMS Only): Monday: Tuna Grinder Tuesday: Mozzarella Sticks Wednesday: French Bread Pizza Thursday:

School News

Important Dates for November

  • November 8th – CES Assembly (2:00 p.m.)
  • November 9th – Picture Retakes
  • November 13th -21st –Scholastic Book Fair
  • November 19th – Parent/Teacher Conferences (1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
  • November 20th –  Parent/Teacher Conferences (1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
  • November 27th – PTO Meeting (5:45 in the CES Library)
  • November 30th – PTO Gingerbread Contest

Fall Newsletter

Check out the CES Fall Newsletter!

CES Kid’s Lab!

What is the CES Kid’s Lab?
CES Kid’s Lab aims to get students interested in and excited about STEM related concepts. Our hope is to provide opportunities for students in grades K-4 to create, construct, experiment, invent, think, solve, risk, try, grow, learn, explore and collaborate outside of the classroom. All while having FUN!

What time? 3:30 – 4:30

When?  The first Kid’s Lab was on September 28th and was fun for all. October 26th was all about 3D Printers and How they are going to Change… Everything! Additional dates for the CES Kid’s Lab are as follows:

  • December 7 
  • January 25
  • February 22
  • March 29
  • May 17

Music and More…

  • November 8th – Assembly @ 2:00
  • December 13th — CES Holiday Chorus Concert @ 6:30 p.m.
  • December 20th – Assembly @ 2:00
  • January 31st – Assembly @ 2:00
  • March 21st – Assembly @ 2:00
  • April 25th – Assembly @ 2:00
  • May 16th — Concert and Art Show on May 16 @ 6:30 p.m.
  • May 30th – Assembly @ 2:00


The mission of Canterbury Elementary School, in partnership with home and community, is to promote interactive student learning through a positive, caring environment in which self-worth is enhanced and a life-long commitment to learning is developed.

Events from Last Spring

Reading Week

During Reading Week in April, we had D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything and Read), Wear Words on Wednesday, Swithcheroo, Character Dress Up and Tour of Doors.

Students loved bringing books and characters to life!

CES PTO Smile for Spring Event 

Thank you to all who contributed to the successful Smile for Spring event. We also want to send a big Thank You to the following vendors for your generous support.

American Grill, Bakers Dozen, Bethany Miller at Thirty-one, Better Val-U, Big Y, BJ’z Cycle Shop, BMB Motorworks, Brooklyn Farm and Pet, B-Z-B Farm, Central Cycle Club, Cindy Miller, CrossFit Aisling, D&G Pizza and Pub, Day Break Diner, Freedom RV, Frito Lay, Funky Little Frog, Harpo’s Jump and Fun, Jack and June Designs, MJ Egan Carpentry, Ninja Tree Service, Paint Night, Radical Roots, Raymond’s Auto, Scotland General Store, Sehl Studios, She’s Sew Obsessed, Sweet Peas, That Breakfast Place, Whisper Willow Farm, and Wild Scoops Ice Cream.

Check out the CES Technology Enrichment Newsletter!


67 Kitt Road
Canterbury, Connecticut 06331
Phone: (860) 546-6744

Fax: (860) 546-6742