Kelley Elementary School
Marilyn Kahl, Principal
501 Ridgewood Road, Southington, CT 06489
PH 860-628-3310 FX 860-628-3335
Nurse 860-628-3310 Ext. 311
Urbin T. Kelley School is located on approximately 25 acres in the northwestern section of Southington. The school, built in 1966, has twenty-one classrooms, a library-media center, a cafetorium, art room, music room, speech room, guidance room and gymnasium. There are approximately 370 students. An active parent-teacher organization helps to support the school.
Curriculum is reviewed on a five-year cycle. Instrumental music instruction is available to interested students in grades four and five. An Early Intervention Program to help students succeed is also available. An inclusion model has been successful for our special education students.
Cultural arts events, school/business partnerships, field trips, community activities, the DARE program for fifth graders, fund raisers for non-profit agencies, internet capabilities and participation in the New England Math League competitions are provided to enrich the curricular offerings. Other notable activities include: President's Education Awards, Presidential Physical Fitness Program, Young Author's Program, Northeast Utilities Electric Program, Yankee Gas Safety Program, poster contests, and in-house letter writing "Wee Deliver" program.
Five computers in each classroom allow for integration of technology into the daily curriculum. The school is wired so that all classrooms have internet capabilities.
SOUTHINGTON DRUG TASK FORCE
The Southington Drug Task Force is having its 24th Annual Red Ribbon Rally on Oct. 15 from 7-8 pm on the town green. Family and Friends are invited to come together as we celebrate a Drug-Free Community. Our theme this year is: Take a Stand Against Drugs and Alcohol. Click here for more information.
SPECIAL NEEDS REGISTRY
The Town of Southington in conjunction with the Commission of DisAbilities has established a Special Needs Registry at the Southington Police Department dispatch center to assist residents with special needs in the event of emergency or evacuation. Please click here for more information about the special needs registry
, the special needs form
, or the special needs flyer