Directions

Groton Middle School is located at 35 Groton Long Point Road in Groton, CT, next to Robert E. Fitch High School.  Please use the Ella T. Grasso Technical School address of 189 Fort Hill Road, Groton in your GPS.

 

School Times:

7:55 AM to 2:35 PM

Supervision at School: 7:40 AM to 2:45 PM Students may be dropped off at school NO EARLIER than 7:40 AM

 

Student Arrival - Parent Dropoff and Walkers

 

6th Grade Student - Parent Dropoff and Walkers

ALL 6TH GRADE STUDENTS WILL ENTER THROUGH THE 1ST FLOOR MAIN ENTRANCE

 

6TH GRADE STUDENTS WITH A HOME ROOM ON THE 1ST FLOOR:

Enter through the Main Entrance and take a right at the first intersection.  Students can proceed to class or enter the cafeteria to get breakfast to eat in their HR.

6TH GRADE STUDENTS WITH A HOME ROOM  ON THE 2ND FLOOR:

Enter through the Main entrance and take a left at the first intersection, then proceed to the end of the hallway to take Stairway 2 up to the 2nd floor. Students will be able to get breakfast at the kiosk on the 2nd floor to eat in their HR. 

Directional signage will provide visible cues of student traffic flow. Staff, strategically located, will also help guide and maintain one-directional, student flow.

7th and 8th Grade - Parent Dropoff and Walkers

ALL 7TH & 8TH GRADE STUDENTS WILL ENTER THROUGH THE STAIRCASE 1 ENTRANCE

7TH AND 8TH GRADE STUDENTS WITH A HOME ROOM ON THE 1ST FLOOR:

Enter through the Staircase 1 Entrance.  Proceed straight out of the stairway to the 1st floor hallway.  Students can move to class or enter the cafeteria to get breakfast to eat in their HR.

 

STUDENTS WITH A HOME ROOM ON THE 2ND, 3RD OR 4TH FLOOR:

Enter the Staircase 1 doorway and proceed up to the 2nd, 3rd or 4th floor.   Students will be able to get breakfast at the kiosk on their floor to eat in their HR. 

Directional signage will provide visible cues of student traffic flow. Staff, strategically located, will also help guide and maintain one-directional, student flow.

 

Student Dismissal - Parent Pickup and Walkers

 

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Walkers

While maintaining social distance, walkers will be dismissed at 2:35 through the 1st Floor Front Entrance and will exit the school campus on the sidewalks leading down to the Grasso entrance or Fort Hill Rd. 

Once outside, while maintaining social distancing, students will be organized into grade level pick-up locations. Staff and visual cues will direct students to their pick-up locations.

6th, 7th and 8th Grade Parent Pickup

6th-graders being picked up will proceed down Staircase 2 to the 1st Floor, down the hallway and out the Main Front Entrance.

7th and 8th-graders being picked up will proceed down Staircase 1 and out the 1st Floor Exit. 

All students will proceed to the designated grade level pick up locations.