Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School serves more than 570 students in grades four through eight. Its academic curriculum includes language arts, science, math, social studies, music, and health and physical education. The school also conducts classes in French and Spanish. Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School operates a library. The school is governed by East Haddam Public Schools, which also operates East Haddam Elementary School and Nathan Hale-Ray High School. East Haddam Public Schools serves over 1,450 students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. The district has a staff of more than 200 employees. East Haddam Elementary School serves over 430 students in pre-kindergarten through grade three.