• Friends: Sharing in the experience

  • Mastery: Becoming masters of great discussion and exploration

  • Storytelling: We all have great stories to tell

  • Adventure: Great trips with wonderful people

  • Strategy: Critical thinking, impressive moves

  • Connection: Finding affinity everywhere

  • Theater: Exploring roles, discovering worlds

  • Sports: Working together and meeting the challenge!

  • Friendship: Building bonds to last a lifetime

  • Performance: Finding voices, sharing songs

  • Learning: Reaching new insights, together

  • Endurance: Achievement in all seasons


Mooreland Hill is an independent, co-educational day school currently serving central Connecticut students in grades kindergarten through nine.


For over eighty years, Mooreland Hill School has prepared pre-adolescent and middle school aged children for the challenges and opportunities awaiting them not only in secondary school and college, but also in life. With a long history of caring and individual attention, the faculty of the school has provided the opportunities and the education to allow young people to explore the world around them. It is the faculty’s spirited and knowledgeable teaching that brings a sense of wonder and exuberance to the process of discovery. Read more…


Open House – Saturday, January 24

An independent school where a love of learning begins, and grows with your child from Kindergarten through ninth grade.   Open House Saturday, January 24 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.   See Mooreland Hill School for yourself: • See our small-classroom setting • Meet current parents • Speak to teachers and administrators • Stay for […]


Nora Johnson ‘70 Assumes Role as Acting Head

Nora Johnson, business manager at Mooreland Hill School, will assume the role of Acting Head of the school. Ms. Johnson is a graduate of the Mooreland class of 1970. She graduated from Miss Porter’s School in Farmington, CT in 1973, then from Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA in 1977 with a B.A. in Comparative Modern […]



The Mooreland Hill School community – students, parents, faculty, staff, alumni and friends – has sadly suffered the loss of its headmaster Michael D. Dooman.  Mr. Dooman had a long history with Mooreland, first as a student, then as a teacher and finally as Headmaster in 2006. Mooreland was Mr. Dooman’s passion and he was […]