Prospect, CT schools, along with the schools in the town of Beacon Falls, are a part of the Region 16 School District. As such, residents of both Prospect, CT and Beacon Falls send their children to a common high school, Woodland Regional, located in Beacon Falls and a common middle school, Long River Middle School, located at 38 Columbia Avenue in Prospect, CT.
Elementary school children in Prospect, CT from Pre-School through 3rd grade attend Algonquin Elementary School, located at 16 Coer Road in Prospect, CT.
In grades 4 and 5, elementary school children in Prospect, CT attend Community School, located at 12 Center Street in Prospect, CT.
Prospect, CT schools have developed a stellar reputation for academic achievement and parental involvement.