New Hartford provides excellent educational opportunities for the town's children. Children in grades K, 1 or 2 attend either New Hartford Elementary or the Bakerville Consolidated School. Grades 3, 4, 5, and 6 attend the Ann Antolini School.
New Hartford is part of the Northwestern Regional School District No. 7-- students attend starting with 7th grade. Regional 7 is comprised of students from New Hartford, Barkhamsted, Colebook and Norfolk.
71% of New Hartford's budget is dedicated to education.