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About Us

Orchard Hill Elementary School promotes a positive, safe environment where students, staff, and families are respected and feel a sense of belonging; where students are motivated to achieve their personal best and are invested in their own learning; and where students learn how to communicate and collaborate respectfully and empathetically. The Orchard Hill community appreciates our differences and supports all the students, staff, and families who make up our diverse population.

Mission Statement

  • Orchard Hill School consists of a partnership among the school staff, students, parents and community members.

  • We believe that each has a responsibility to the others to foster and maintain a caring environment that is based on high standards, respect and good will.

  • This educational community sets the foundation for life-long learning and future success.

Orchard Hill Elementary

380 Foster Street
South Windsor, CT 06074
Phone: (860) 648-5015
Fax: (860) 648-0141

Michael Tortora

Associate Principal
Michael Kenyon