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Northeast Elementary School
82 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903
Northeast Elementary School is one of 12 public elementary schools serving the city of Stamford. Its curriculum is basedMore on the Responsive Classroom philosophy, which focuses on respecting the children and in turn having them respect each other, and serves its diverse group of students with a large bilingual program. Northeast takes advantage of its proximity to the Stamford Historical Society and the Stamford Nature Center by using these institutions to further enhance its curriculum.
Davenport Ridge Elementary School
1300 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905
Opened in 1972, Davenport Ridge Elementary is one of 12 elementary schools serving the city of Stamford. Located onMore Newfield Avenue, Davenport holds classes for grades K through 5 and offers a comprehensive curriculum that includes math, social studies, language arts and science classes. Davenport Ridge also participates in the Stamford Public Schools' Before & After School Care (ROSCCO) program.
Westover Elementary School
412 Stillwater Ave, Stamford, CT 06902

Located on the West Side, Westover Elementary School is one of four magnet elementary schools serving the city ofMore Stamford. Westover has a focus on Mastery Learning and Arts and Problem Solving. Their mission is to "commit the concept of educating the 'total' child."

In addition to math, science, social studies and language arts classes, Westover offers its students instruction in drama, dance, problem solving and computer technology. The school's curriculum uses a combination of mastery learning, teaching/learning styles and the Talents Unlimited approach.

Stillmeadow Elementary School
800 Stillwater Rd, Stamford, CT 06902

Stillmeadow Elementary School strives to teach its students the basics and also how to think critically and processMore information.  The principal is Michael Sanders, PhD, and Lisa Saba-Price is assistant principal. The school works to establish a collaboration between administrators, teachers, parents, community and students.

Roxbury Elementary School
751 W Hill Rd, Stamford, CT 06902
With its motto being "We all do better when we ALL do better!", Roxbury Elementary School has been a prominent, positiveMore feature in Stamford's Westover/North Stamford section since its humble beginnings in the early 1800s as a one-room, one-teacher school.  Now sitting at the corner of Roxbury and Westhill roads (across the street from Westhill High School) on 17 acres of land, the school (with Gloria Manna as principal) has approximately 700 students and 100 faculty members. 
Toquam Magnet Elementary School
123 Ridgewood Ave, Stamford, CT 06907
Founded in 1968, Toquam is one of Stamford's four magnet elementary schools where students in grades K through 5 comeMore together from all areas of the city to learn. Located in the Glenbrook section of the city, Toquam offers an academic program based on The Bank Street College of Education philosophy and curricula model and has a focus on social studies. The school also participates in the Stamford Public Schools' Before & After School Care (ROSCCO) program.
Saint Cecilia Elementary School
1186 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905
Saint Cecilia Elementary School was founded in 1955 and continues to offer pre-kindergarten through fifth gradeMore children a well-rounded academic curriculum based on its mission statement: "Fostering the growth of lifelong learners who strive for academic excellence within a loving, Christian community." In addition to academic courses such as math, language arts, science history, Saint Cecilia also provides students with various music and computer enrichment programs as well as athletic programs. Students are also given the opportunity to learn Spanish, French and Italian through an after-school extracurricular program.
K.T. Murphy Elementary School
19 Horton St, Stamford, CT 06902

Located in the Cove neighborhood, K.T. Murphy is one of 12 public elementary schools serving the city of Stamford.More The goal of KT Murphy, which serves grades K-5, is "to create a learning environment that encourages and enables each individual to reach his/her academic, social and emotional potential." The school follows the Responsive Classroom philosophy, which focuses on respecting the children and in turn having them respect each other.

K.T. Murphy, which was originally known as the "Cove School" has been serving the city for over 100 years and is named after Katherine T. Murphy, who was hired as a teacher at the school in 1893 and went on to become principal of the school in 1913. She continued to serve as principal until her retirement in 1948.

Turn of River Presbyterian Church
49 Turn of River Rd, Stamford, CT 06905

Founded in 1861, Turn of River Presbyterian Church serves a congregation of 50 members and offers a Sunday worshipMore service and various music and youth programs.

Headed by James K. Mahan, Turn of River has created a unique way to teach its younger members about the Bible. The Presbyterian Puppet Players features elementary and middle school students performing puppet shows to present a religious message. The Presbyterian Women's Organization holds an annual Hollyfair during the first weekend of December on the church grounds where handmade crafts and ornaments can be purchased.

Turn of River also shares its buildling with Steps Dance Studio, a for-profit dance school for elementary and middle school children.

Northrop Baseball League
35 Crescent St, Stamford, CT 06906
With management offices in the Glenbrook Community Center, the Northrop Baseball League offers baseball and softballMore programming for players of all ages and abilities. The home field is located next to the Julia Stark Elementary School on the corner of Glenbrook Road and Scofield Avenue. Details regarding upcoming seasons, registration and league history are available on the website.
Michael J. Drotar Park
Hope St & Mead St, Stamford, CT 06907
Michael J. Drotar Park is the playground located right next to Springdale Elementary School in Stamford's East Side.More Students of the school use the park for recess and gym class activities, while the ballfield is home to the Springdale Little League team. Swings, playsets and a concession stand are also found on the premises.
Our Lady Star of the Sea Church
1200 Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902
Founded in 1964, Our Lady Star of the Sea Church is located in the Shippan neighborhood of the city, and is operatedMore under the Diocese of Bridgeport. In addition to daily masses, the church offers Bible study for adults, religious education for children and numerous social events. The congregation works together on various outreach programs, including visiting shut-ins, operating senior luncheons and assisting in fundraising efforts on behalf of the Malta House. Our Lady Star of the Sea also operates a private elementary school for children in grades K-5.
Northrop Park
Glenbrook Rd & Scofield Ave, Stamford, CT 06906
Northrop Park is a friendly neighborhood playground located on the city's East Side near the corner of Glenbrook RoadMore and Scofield Avenue. It is mainly used as a recess and gym class area for the nearby Julia Stark Elementary School, but it is accessible to all. The grounds feature play sets, slides and swings, as well as a ballpark that is the home field for the Northrop Baseball League for children ages 4 to 12.
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