Ross Woodward Classical Studies Interdistrict Magnet School | Grades PreK to 8th Grade
185 Barnes Avenue, New Haven, CT 06513 | (475) 220-3100


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Welcome Back To School

By Regina Criscuolo | August 30, 2018

The first day of school was fabulous. Everyone seemed very excited to see all of their friends and teachers! We are very confident that together as a school and family connection we are going to have a great year!  

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Literacy Luau

By Regina Criscuolo | May 23, 2018

A big thank you to Miss Holly from Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream in New Haven for the very generous donation of ice cream for all of the families at our Literacy Luau! Another big thank you to Read To Grow in Branford for the abundance of wonderful books they…

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Happy Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week!!!

By Regina Criscuolo | May 10, 2018

A big thank you for all of our teachers and staff for their hard work and dedication. We appreciate everything you do for the beautiful children at Ross Woodward Classical Studies Magnet School! Enjoy your special week!!

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Parent/Guardian Group

By Regina Criscuolo | May 10, 2018

Please join me on Monday, May 14th at 5:30 in the Cafetorium as we begin our Ross Woodward Parent/Guardian Group. Please bring ideas to share on how we can help our students and staff with fabulous activities throughout the year. Any questions, please contact me, Mrs. Criscuolo Magnet Resource Teacher…

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SBA Testing

By Regina Criscuolo | May 7, 2018

SBA Testing is still ongoing for the next few weeks. Please make sure children arrive on time to school, have breakfast and get a good night’s sleep. Everyone is working so hard, we are very proud of our scholars! Keep up the great work!!

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Literacy Luau Is Now Full

By Regina Criscuolo | May 2, 2018

Our Literacy Luau is now full. Thank you all for your interest in this exciting event! If you have already signed up confirmation letters will be sent home this week.      We will be holding a Celebration of America Cookout on June 6th. If you didn’t get a chance to…

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Upcoming Events


Ross Woodward has an active Parent Teacher Organization that aims to promote community building through family-school events, and support the school’s mission and goals through fundraising efforts. The PTO meets monthly (see calendar for details) and encourages all RWCSMS parents to become involved. The PTO organizes many events, both in the school and in the community each year.

We welcome all our families to participate, contribute, and support the Explorers of Ross Woodward.


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