Mountain Laurel Sudbury School is a 21st-century school in central Connecticut where students ages 7 through 18 learn, explore and grow in a stimulating, supportive community.

Our school is based on a philosophy of education using self-directed learning, first pioneered by the Sudbury Valley School in 1968 and now operating in more than 30 schools worldwide. Democracy, personal responsibility, and intellectual freedom are our core values.

Latest Blog Posts

March 1, 2018

March for Our Lives & School Walk-Outs

June 16, 2017

One Last Thing

June 1, 2017


May 18, 2017


The great thing about Sudbury school is that it is a school where truly all are equal.

– MLSS Alumnus