Canton Middle School 76 Simonds Ave, Collinsville, CT06019 Since 2004, Canton Middle School has served the town's 7th- and 8th-grade students. The nearly 300 students at the…More school are required to keep science, social studies, math and English at the core of their academics. Electives include a broad range of subjects including foreign language, technology, art and band. Community involvement is also emphasized. The school was named the Connecticut Association of Schools' Middle School of the Year for 2008-2009.
Since 1971, Canton High and Middle schools have been housed at 76 Simonds Ave. At that time, just shy of 700 students…More in grades 7 to 12 attended the school, while in 2010, some 714 were enrolled in the high school alone.</p>
<p>Canton High has been lauded for its academic, sports and music programs. It was named a 2010 Grammy Signature School and a silver medal winner in the 2010 U.S. News and World Report Best High School search.</p>
<p>Sports teams have won numerous state championships, and the school's athletics program continues to grow. In 2007, varsity football returned to Canton after a 43-year absence.</p>
<p>The school's community involvement remains high, with organizations like the Canton Athletic Boosters Club, Canton Education Foundation, Canton Dollars for School and Canton Parents as Teachers. </p>