EbLens 700 Long Hill Rd, Groton, CT06340 EbLens has been in Groton since 1994 and sells a range of casual, urban-style clothing, shoes and more. Aimed…More principally at young buyers, the gear includes shirts, designer pants, hats, boots and shoes. Other trendy products include handbags and glasses.
Mary Morrisson Elementary is a pre-kindergarten through grade five school in the Groton Public School District. Many…More of students have parents in the military. The school offers traditional academic classes as well as art, music, physical education and band for fourth and fifth graders.
School goals include raising student performance in reading and math, and ensuring that 90 percent of students turn in their homework on a regular basis. Monica Franzone is principal.
Robert E. Fitch Senior High School 101 Groton Long Point Rd, Groton, CT06340 Robert E. Fitch Senior High School serves students in grades 9 -12 and is part of the Groton Public Schools. The school…More offers advanced placement and international baccalaureate classes as well as student clubs and freshman, junior varsity and varsity sports. Newsweek recently named Fitch one of the top 1,600 high schools in the country. Joseph Arcarese is the principal.
Claude Chester Elementary is in the Groton Public School District and serves students in pre-kindergarten through…More grade five. The school has about 390 students and 30 staff members. Jamie Giordano is the principal.
The school's media center offers an Internet-based system that allows students to access materials such as book summaries and images at school and at home. Art classes are offered in the various grades Wednesday through Friday, and the school's music program includes a string orchestra.
Claude Chester also has a school-based health center, staffed with a nurse practitioner and social worker, and offers sick office visits, physicals, immunizations and counseling.
Fitch Middle School is part of the Groton Public Schools and serves about 400 students in grades six through eight.…More About one-third of the student body changes during the year, and about half of the middle school's students have parents in the military.
Fitch Middle School teaches traditional academic subjects and offers activities such as participating in concerts, drama productions, sports, student council, yearbook and the school newspaper.
The school houses a school-based health center that is staffed with a nurse practitioner and mental health worker who can provide sick visits, counseling and physicals to students.
Robert Pendolphi is principal of Fitch Middle School.
S.B. Butler Elementary School 155 Ocean View Ave, Mystic, CT06355 S.B. Butler Elementary is in the Groton Public School District and serves students in pre-kindergarten to grade 5. The…More school has about 355 students and 26 faculty. Monson S. Lane is principal. In addition to the academic curriclum, Butler focuses on character development and decision-making, and has students recite the "Respect Every Day" pledge. The school offers chorus for fourth and fifth graders and instruction in string instruments for students in grades 3 to 5, a districtwide program. Fourth and fifth graders can also learn a band instrument such as the flute, saxophone or trombone.
American Billiards 505 Long Hill Rd, Groton, CT06340 American Billiards is principally a pool hall, but it also sells equipment and has arcade games. Founded in 1988, it…More features 14 nine foot tables and one seven footer for players. Customers can pay $8 an hour to play or else split the costs with other players a a table for $11 an hour. American Billiards also offers flat rate specials where one person can pay $15 dollars for a night, $10 a night on Thursday and Wednesday. The hall sells cues cases and pool balls as well as dart supplies. Customers can also have their sticks repaired. Other entertainment includes a jukebox and a few arcade games such as Golden Tee Golf.
Charles Barnum Elementary is in the Groton Public School District. It serves about 425 students in grades…More pre-kindergarten through 5, many of whom have parents in the military.
The school has a technology club for students in grades 3 through 5, to help students learn the basics of programs such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint and GarageBand. The school also offers programs in music, art and physical education. Parents and Navy personnel donate hundreds of hours of volunteer time in the school each year. Valerie Nelson is principal.
Northeast Academy Elementary School 115 Oslo St, Mystic, CT06355 Northeast Academy Elementary School opened in a new building in January 2008, and is part of the Groton Public School…More District. The school serves about 410 students in prekindergarten through grade five, and has two half-day prekindergarten classes, two half-day kindergarten classes and two full-day kindergarden classes. In addition to academic subjects, the school offers orchestra, band and vocal programs, along with an art room including a pottery kiln. Parents volunteer in the school's classrooms as well as in the art, media and music programs. Paul Esposito is principal.
Pleasant Valley Elementary is in the Groton Public School District and serves students in kindergarten through grade…More 5. The school has about 320 students and 33 staff members.
The school is working with a program called Math Expressions, which introduces vocabulary in teaching math, and asks students to explain their thought process and draw pictures to support their answers. The school also recently added five laptop computers for every classroom, and a new 20-laptop computer cart. Art classes are given once a week in grades kindergarten through five. Music offers students a chorus, band and orchestra.