Located in Newtown, Conn., Newtown Middle School promotes the intellectual, physical and social development of students and offers a curriculum established by the school board. The school operates through various academic departments, such as math, family and consumer science, social studies, science and physical education. Newtown Middle School also offers programs in art, computer science, foreign languages and instrumental music. The school also supports special education programs. The middle school additionally organizes a range of extracurricular activities. Newtown Middle School operates health and guidance offices. The school is a part of Newtown Public Schools.