Haddam Killingworth Middle School 451 Route 81, Killingworth, CT06419 A public school in Regional School District 17, for grades 5-8, the new state-of-the-art school opened in January 2007…More and is the region's only midde school. Students are taught a core cirriculum to "foster academic growth and personal development."
Killingworth Elementary School 340 Route 81, Killingworth, CT06419 This public school is located in Killingworth and part of the Regional School District 17, for grades K-4. At…More Killingworth Elementary School, students are taught the core values of caring, respect and responsibility. The curriculum includes science, math, social studies, language arts and technology.
The Killingworth Community Gardens provide residents with an opportunity to come together for the purpose of food…More production, environmental education and to encourage multi-generational gatherings. The gardens include 62 garden plots surrounded by a fence. Individuals and groups at all levels of gardening expertise are welcome. Guided tours are available by appointment.
The gardens are located at Parmelee Farm, just north of the HK Middle School. The 132-acre town-owned property is open to the public for recreation. The 19th century farmhouse as well as most the outdoor buildings are not open at this time. The small shed adjacent to the front garden is available for storage. Parking is available in front of the farmhouse as well as in front of the gardens.
The Community Gardens are administered by the Town Municipal Land Use Committee.