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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:

    June 16Last day of school; 1:00 p.m. dismissal.
    August 1Health forms due for incoming students.
    August 31Kindergarten - first day of school!
    Pre-K - No school: Meet and Greet, please look for your invitation in the mail.
    September 1Kindergarten - regular school day.
    1st day of Pre-k for last names A-M
    (N-Z have a stay at home day)
    September 2Kindergarten - regular school day.
    1st day of Pre-k for last names N-Z
    (A-M have a stay at home day)
    September 5Labor Day - NO SCHOOL
    September 22Early Dismissal 1:00 p.m. Professional Development Day

    Check out how Wintonbury is growing green!

    Click here to see the district PowerPoint presentation on Bullying Prevention.

    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 Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School is a member of the Regional School Choice Office. The RSCO lottery application period will 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 September 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

    The Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School will host three open houses for families interested in enrolling for the 2016-2017 school year on the following dates and times:

    Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 – 5:30-7:00 p.m.

    Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015 – 4:00-5:30 p.m.

    Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

    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


    • October 10, 2016
      • Columbus Day: schools and offices closed
      October 18, 2016
      • Board of Education Regular Meeting 7:00 PMAgenda
      October 25, 2016
      • Board of Education Committee Meetings 6:00 PMAgenda

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