This is a pictorial of Torrington Schools through the years. The first photos included are from
The Torrington Register souvenir edition; an illustrated and descriptive exposition of Torrington, Connecticut, 1897.
Due to the age of the publication the photos and all text are in the public domain.
At the time of the Torrington Register Souvenir Edition Torrington had ten schools with between 1,200 and 1,300 students and 37 teachers. Discussion were under way to build a high school, but as of 1897 high school classes used a portion of Center School. The superintendent of schools Was Edwin Forbes.