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.
***UPDATE: As of March 13, 2020, school buildings have been closed due to COVID-19 which has impacted the district’s ability to perform typical operations, including preschool monthly screenings. During this time of school building closures, if you have concerns regarding your child’s typical development, please contact Cathy Goralski at firstname.lastname@example.org or Stephanie Prior at email@example.com.
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 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 x10332 to request an application by mail. Applications can also be downloaded below.
Please complete all forms:
Access the registration page to download the centralized registration forms.
Preschool Program Application Form 2020-2021- Applications will be accepted starting January 2, 2020.
Preschool Speech/Developmental Screening Request Form
Notice of Child Find Procedures