Lyme-Old Lyme High School

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Lyme-Old Lyme High School
69 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371
United States
School type Public, High School
School district Lyme-Old Lyme Public Schools
Superintendent Ian Neviaser
Principal James Wygonik
Staff 57 [1]
Teaching staff 69 [1]
Grades 9-12 [1]
Gender Co-Ed
Enrollment 471 [1]
Average class size 17 [1]
Hours in school day 7:40 AM - 2:10 PM
Schedule: Six 58-minute class periods [1]
Team name WildCats
Accreditation New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Connecticut State Department of Education.[1]
Newspaper The Osprey
Yearbook Lymen[2]
Tuition No tuition for residents
Mission Statement Lyme-Old Lyme High School is a community of learners committed, with pride and purpose, to developing skilled problem solvers, effective communicators and contributing citizens. [1]

Lyme-Old Lyme High School is a coeducational public school located at 69 Lyme Street in Old Lyme, Connecticut.

A building plan was passed in October 2008 to renovate the school.

Student life[edit]


Lyme-Old Lyme High School is a member of the Shoreline Conference as well as the CIAC. It currently offers the following sports: cross country, football (co-op w/Valley Regional High School), soccer, volleyball, basketball, fencing, gymnastics, baseball, crew, softball, golf, lacrosse, track, indoor track, and tennis.

Music Program[edit]

Band is directed by Jacob Wilson, and the choral department is directed by Kristine Pekar. Many of the students participate in after-school music programs such as Jazz Band and the annual musical and play. Additional music electives are offered.

Arts Program[edit]

Lyme-Old Lyme High School was recognized as an outstanding school at the Future Choices Shoreline Arts Awards in 2007 and 2008.

FIRST Robotics Team[edit]

Lyme-Old Lyme High School's FIRST Robotics Team 236, "The Techno-Ticks," has won seven consecutive Regional Chairman's Awards and, in 2009, the Championship Chairman's Award. The team is directed by William Derry and John Goss.

Notable faculty and alumni[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "About Us". Lyme-Old Lyme Public Schools. 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-05. 
  2. ^ "Student Life". Lyme-Old Lyme Public Schools. 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-05. 

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Coordinates: 41°19′24″N 72°19′40″W / 41.3234°N 72.3278°W / 41.3234; -72.3278