Foote School Today 

Head of School: Carol Maoz

Grades: Kindergarten through Grade 9


  • 480 students
  • 35% students of color
  • 21% of students receive financial aid
  • Families from New Haven and more than 20 surrounding towns

Class size: 16-18 students


  • 17.8 acres and 11 classroom buildings
  • 48,000 volume library
  • Science and technology building, technology labs
  • Black box theater, music rooms, art studios
  • Gymnasium, two playgrounds, two regulation size athletic fields
  • A tree trail, butterfly garden, community garden, ropes challenge course and wooded area for outdoor education

Faculty & Staff: 120 full and part-time faculty and staff; more than 60 percent have advanced degrees

Motto: Laete Cognoscam et Laete Docebo "Gladly will I learn and gladly teach."