preparing for the future
Welcome to The Long Ridge School
At The Long Ridge School, our teachers, parents, and children collaborate to develop a lifelong love of learning in all our students.
The only independent school in the region focused exclusively on early childhood and elementary education, our students excel through inquiry-based, personalized learning in a joyful, safe environment. Long Ridge’s expansive, 14-acre wooded campus is home to a close-knit, inclusive community, where steps toward
becoming compassionate global citizens. Through an always-evolving progressive approach, our teachers nurture each student’s strengths and interests, build confidence and leadership skills, and foster academic, social, and emotional development— and future success.
Accreditation & Awards
Fully accredited by the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools.
Winners of Best Elementary School,
15 years running!
Proud members of the Nationals Association of Independent School.