2020 Back-To-School/COVID-19 Updates

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Last updated: 11:40 a.m. on Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2020 (new items up top)

  • UPDATE: Textbook and Materials Distribution
    • We will be distributing textbooks and materials to any students that need them this WEDNESDAY (September 16) FROM 1:30-6pm on the Sound School Campus. The distribution will be through the windows of the Thomas Building, which will be labelled by department.
    • Each student/parent/family (masked, socially distanced) will proceed to each room’s window in turn and receive what they need.
    • STUDENTS: to make this run smoothly, please make sure you are aware of the books or other things you need, the course you need them for, and the name of the teacher teaching that course.
  • The 2020 Sound School Open House has been canceled due to the ongoing pandemic.

The Sound School Community

Located in the historic City Point Quarter of New Haven, Connecticut, the Sound School prepares public high school students for college, careers, and life in a maritime-focused environment, offering students from 25 diverse districts aquacultural education and New Haven residents agricultural classes.

Founded in 1981 as an educational alternative to the large comprehensive high schools in New Haven, Sound School has grown to 345 students, 50 faculty and staff, serves 25 school districts, and encompasses five buildings on South Water Street.

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College and career guidance, including scholarships, internships, and program information.

Nilsa Matos, school counselor and AP Coordinator

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