Southington Public Schools offers free preschool screening for parents who have concerns regarding their children’s development, speech and language and behavior. Our preschool speech/language pathologist and/or our preschool special education teacher will conduct the screening. Screening occurs the first Friday of every month September – May. Parents can download the Preschool Screening Request Form below or request one from Hatton School at 860-628-3377 x 300.
Preschool Integrated Program:
In accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, children at the age of 3 may be eligible to receive Special Education or Related Services. If you think your child may be eligible for these services, you may contact either Hatton Elementary School or the Special Education Office.
The Integrated Preschool program has approximately 50% typically developing children who serve as peer models for the students who require special education.
Applications are available at the Board of Education, Special Education Coordinator’s Office or by calling 860-628-3200 x332 to request an application by mail. Applications can also be downloaded below.