Juvenile Training School, Connecticut

Agency Website

Not available

Statutory Authority

Connecticut General Statues Sec. 17a-3

Agency History 

1999, Public Act 99-26

State approves $39 million for a new juvenile correctional center in Middletown; construction begins

2001, August

Connecticut Juvenile Training School opens at 1225 Silver Street; administered by the Department of Children and Families

2005, August 1

Governor Rell orders school closed by 2008

Published Histories/Articles

Hartford Courant, “Rell Closing Boys’ Prison”, August 2, 2005, p.1, A8.

Agency Documents

Check the State Library catalog for availability of publications by the agency:

Annual Reports are located in:

[CSL Call Number ConnDoc Ch55cjts anre]

State Archives Record Group: Not available

List of Superintendents


Years of Service

Lesley Mara 2002
Brett Rayford (Acting) 2003
John Dixon 2004-2005