Welcome to the Classical Magnet School’s web site.
Admission is open to all students in Hartford and the 26 surrounding towns. Students will be selected by means of a random lottery system based on available seats.
The Classical Magnet School will offer its students an academic curricula firmly rooted in a study of the classics and liberal arts. Students will demonstrate a mastery of academics and an ability to listen respectfully, question intelligently and think logically. It is our mission that through our academic program every student will:
- study the classical sources of eloquence found in rhetoric, literature, philosophy, mathematics and science
- participate actively in the Paideia seminar process
- be empowered to become a responsible citizen and independent life long learner
- realize our high expectations both in behavior and academics
- become a responsible and respectful member of a diverse, democratic society
- acquire confidence through achievement
- succeed in college
- we proudly proclaim the Classical Motto, Non scholae sed vitae discimus