Pupil Services

Vision Statement

The vision of the Somers Public Schools is to challenge our students and staff to pursue excellence, foster creative expression and to develop a concern for the quality of life for all. Our vision embraces a culture and environment that: promotes life long learning; develops self worth; supports uniqueness and diversity; values independence and interdependence; inspires community and parent involvement; and empowers individuals to make choices that lead to lives filled with dignity, respect, happiness, and opportunity.

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Back to School Transition Articles

School Mornings Without the Stress

Getting kids ready for school on time and without drama is a daily struggle for many families. Here are some tips to make the mornings more manageable.

School Success Kit for Kids With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Ideas for helping kids with ADHD manage time, stay focused and handle homework.

What Parents Can Do To Avoid Passing Anxiety On To Their Kids

Children of anxious parents are more at risk of developing an anxiety disorder. But there’s welcome news for those anxious parents: that trajectory toward anxiety isn’t set in stone.

School Success Kit for Kids With Auditory Processing Issues

Tools to maximize classroom learning and stay on top of expectations for kids who have trouble piecing together verbal information.

School Success Kit for Kids With Executive Functioning Issues

Tips to help kids get organized, keep track of things they're responsible for and make it out the door on time.

School Success Kit for Kids With Sensory Processing Issues

Advice for helping kids start the school year comfortable and able to focus on learning.

Tips for Helping Kids With Selective Mutism Go Back to School

If you have a child with SM, it's important to give her as much support as you can as she encounters a new teacher, in an unfamiliar classroom.

 


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Office Hours

Monday - Friday 7:30AM - 4:00PM
860-749-2270 



Pupil Services Staff

Dr. Denise Messina, Director of Pupil Services - x2055
Mrs. Holly Boutwell, Secretary to the Director of Pupil Services - x2052
Mrs. Mary Steidler, Pupil Services Secretary - x2051



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