Reuben E. Thalberg Elementary School
Megan Bennett, Principal
145 Dunham Street, Southington, CT 06489
PH 860-628-3370 FX 860-628-3308
Nurse 860-628-3370 Ext. 300
Reuben E. Thalberg Elementary School is a state of the art school capable of servicing 500 students in grade kindergarten through five, situated on a ten acre site. It has a computer room, a spectacular media center, a breath-taking art room and technology friendly classrooms. Some unique features include:
- Heated Kindergarten floors
- A Social Services Suite
- A Community room
- A full sized gymnasium
- A handicapped accessible stage
- A Soccer and a Baseball field
- A beautifully landscaped courtyard.
Diorama of the completed building.
Our school motto is “Where Children Soar and Dreams take Flight!” Our staff works to meet the children's wide range of abilities by implementing effective programs through differentiation, thus meeting the needs of all students. Our school offers proactive programs to assist students and staff, such as the Gifted and Talented program, Early Intervention, an Inclusion philosophy, and Instrumental Music, including string instruction. Our Language Arts and and Mathematics Curriculum is assessment driven and is based on state standards. Science, Social Studies, Health, Library Skills, Music, Art and Physical Education complete our instructional program.
Southington Drug Task Force Program-Free Event
Southington Drug Task Force is presenting a program on June 11, 2015 at 6 pm for students in grades 4-7 and their parents titled "Navigating the Middle School Years". This event will include panel presentations from various student groups and a movie from 3 Screens Entertainment. Mr. Korp has activities planned for kids 4-8 years old. 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
Thalberg School Parent Safety Plan:
Thalberg School's staff and students have been updated of our safety measures in the event of an emergency. Click on the link above to the parents' letter for our school safety plan.