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The Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School 

44 Brown Street
Bloomfield, CT 06002


    Welcome to Wintonbury!  Here are some important dates coming up: 


    September 30


    October 1

    Sweet Frog Family Night Fundraiser  10% of proceeds benefit Wintonbury!
    13  South Main Street, West Hartford
    5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    PTO Meeting 6:00 p.m. Child care and pizza provided.

    October 2

    BOX TOP collection day.

    October 5

    Turn in day for TASTE BOOK  PTO fundraiser.

    October 12

    Columbus Day - No School!

    October 16


    October 19  Otis Spunkmeyer Fundraisier Begins
    October 30 School Wide Pajama Day
    November 2

    Good Books Make Everything Better! Parent evening with national presenter, Isabel Baker and award-winning children's author April Pulley Sayre. 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Childcare and dinner provided. RSVP required.

    November 3 Election Day - No School!  Teacher professional development day.
    November 11 Veteran's Day - No School!  Thank a veteran!
    Click here for an important message to parents from Superintendent Dr. James Thompson about the Enterovirus.

    Arrival time for Pre-k and Kindergarten is 8:50 a.m. -9:00 a.m.
    Dismissal time for Pre-K is 2:30 p.m.
    Dismissal time for Kindergarten is 3:30 p.m.
     Click here to read  the Welcoming Schools report for Wintonbury

    Want to thank or recognize a Wintonbury staff member?  Follow this link to let us know why you appreciate Wintonbury teachers and staff!  




    The lottery for the  current 2015-2016 school year is closed. Students will be called off the waitlist up until September 30, 2015. If you are not awarded a spot from the lottery by September 30, you will need to reapply through the RSCO website for the 2016-2017 school year.

    The Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School is a member of the Regional School Choice Office. The RSCO lottery application period will re-open on October 15, 2015 and close on January 29, 2016 for the 2016-2017 school year. You can learn more about the lottery process and apply at or call the RSCO Office at 860-713-6990.

    For students applying to grades PK3, PK4 and Kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year:

    • PK3 (Pre-kindergarten, age 3):  Child was born between Septmeber 1, 2012 and December 31, 2013
    • PK4 (Pre-kindergarten, age 4):  Child was born between September 1, 2011 and December 31, 2012
    • Kindergarten:  Children born between September 1, 2010 and December 31, 2011

    Have a question about the lottery? Click here for Frequently Asked Questions and their answers.




    Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School is featured in two recent videos

    The  CPTV documentary entitled Great Expectations: Part I - A Stronger Start for Our Kids. This segment discusses the important role that high quality early childhood education plays in closing the achievement gap. Click here to view

    Also, Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School the Subject of CT's Future Video

    A video by Shana Sureck about Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School, in Bloomfield at the educational forum sponsored by the CT Mirror called "Early Childhood Education: CT's Future"

    Click here to view the video

    Irene Garneau, Early Childhood Instructional Coach, was one of five presenters at the CT Mirror forum. Read her presentation.






    • October 06, 2015
      • Board of Education Regular Meeting 7:00 PMAgenda
      October 12, 2015
      • Columbus Day - Schools and Offices Closed
      October 27, 2015
      • Board of Education Committee Meetings 6:00 PMAgenda

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