Central Office: (860) 546-6950

Pupil Services: (860) 546-1040

Transportation: FAX(860) 546-9881

Elementary School: (860) 546-6744

Middle School: (860) 546-9421

Family Resources

“The most important thing in the world is family and love.” John Wooden


Now is the time to call the elementary school to schedule Preschool screening for the 2024-2025 school year. Click here to view the flyer.

Kindergarten Waiver Request Form

It’s Kindergarten Registration time! We will be holding our screenings on April 26, 2024 from 8:30 – 11:30. Please call Carolyn Craig at (860)546-6744 to set up a time to bring your child in for developmental and health screenings. Once you make your appointment, we will send you the forms that need to be filled out and brought in on registration day, including the child’s birth certificate, proof of residency (mortgage/lease statement, utility bill & valid driver’s license) and their health records

Starting the 2024-2025 school year, students are required to be age 5 by September 1st to attend Kindergarten. Click here to fill out a waiver request form.


February Lunch Menu

Free and Reduced Meals Flyer

2023 Instructions and Application for Free and Reduced Price School Meals

Resources for Grief and Loss

Please view the Grief and Loss Resources document.

CES Social Emotional Overview

To view information about instruction to our students on a variety of social emotional skills, click here.

Student Handbook

To view the 2023-2024 Student Handbook, click here.

PTO News and Events

PTO 2023-2024 Meetings

PTO Ice Cream Social & Scarecrow Decorating is Friday, September 22nd from 5:30 – 7:00 PM in the CES Cafeteria.

Blackboard (Text Messages from CPS)

 If you would like to receive Blackboard texts from the school, send a text to the phone number 23177 and type SUBSCRIBE CANT in the body of the text. If you are having any other issues with Blackboard, please email

Student Accident Insurance

Go to the link to find out more information about the Student Accident Insurance. If you have questions or need more information in regards to the Student Accident Insurance, please contact Michele Demicco at

Science/Nature Lessons

Lessons from the CT Audubon Society,  218 Day Road, PO Box 11, Pomfret Center, CT 06259  (860)928-4948 ext. 601 Follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook wood

Exercise Activites

 Read and try out the exercise activities for Gross Motor Skills and Core Strength.

Green Cleaning Program

2019-2020 Canterbury Public Schools Green Cleaning Program Statement