Connecticut River Academy
A Sustainability-Themed Early College Magnet High School
At Connecticut River Academy (CTRA), students get a jump-start on their college career. In addition to a full range of high school courses, students have the opportunity to take classes at Goodwin University and earn more than 30 transferable college credits while still in high school — all at no tuition cost. Students are prepared academically and socially for college — laying an important foundation for future success.
Connecticut River Academy is part of the Goodwin University Magnet School System, which serves children in pre-K through grade 12. CTRA is split into two programs, the Middle Grades and the High School.
Hands-on Innovation and Technology
Our theme-based learning experiences allow students to gain the skillsets needed to advance in the workforce or post-secondary education.
Early College Model
Students can earn more than 35 transferable college credits while still in high school.
Inclusive Educational Community
Fitting in won’t be a problem. Students start fresh, meet new people, and create memories that will last a lifetime.
Monday – Friday
7:30 a.m. school day begins
2:45 p.m. school day ends
83% of CTRA graduates leave with college credit.
(Class of 2022)
In addition to a full range of high school courses, CTRA students have the opportunity to earn more than 30 transferable college credits through our Early College model.