Stratford Academy, 719 Birdseye St., is a magnet elementary school to which students must apply. It is home to Honeyspot House (203-385-4188) for kindergarten through 2nd grade and Johnson House (203-385-4180) for 3rd through 6th grades. Johnson House can be reached at 203-385.4180.

A contract for the rebuilding and refurbishment of Honeyspot House was awarded in March of 2011, completion of the project is expected by the end of 2013.  Upon completion, the school will be renamed Victoria Soto School in memory of Soto, a Stratford native who was a teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.