Glastonbury Public Schools

Pupil Services and Special Education

The Pupil Services and Special Education Department is committed to high standards of educational outcomes for students with disabilities. We provide specialized instruction, related services, and accommodations. We believe that collaboration between students, parents/guardians, and staff lead to our most successful results.

Anita Russell

Administrator of Pupil Services

RussellA@Glastonburyus.org

Diana Kelley

Director of Special Education, PreK-12

KelleyDi@Glastonburyus.org

Tina Branning

Administrative Secretary

Lori Alexander

Administrative Secretary/ Preschool Liaison

Sandra Mandell

Administrative Secretary

Pupil Services/Special Education

1389 Neipsic Road Glastonbury, CT 06033

Telephone: (860) 652-7971 or (860) 652-7972

Fax: (860) 652-7983

Building Administrators for Special Education

Kimberly Brown

Assistant Principal/Special Education Supervisor

Hebron Avenue Elementary School

BrownK@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7875


Frank Cipolla

Special Education Supervisor

Glastonbury High School

Secondary Magnet Schools

CipollaF@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7200 ext. 11143


Heather Colapinto

Special Education Supervisor

Smith Middle School

ColapintoH@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7040

Meg Dawson

Special Education Supervisor

Glastonbury High School

DawsonM@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7200 ext. 11143


Kimberly Herwerth

Assistant Principal/Special Education Supervisor

Gideon Welles School

HerwerthK@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7800

Kathleen Johns-Galvin

Special Education Supervisor

LINKS Academy/Post Graduate

Elementary Magnet Schools

Johns-GalvinK@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7858


Emily Muro-Trexler

Assistant Principal/Special Education Supervisor

Hopewell Elementary School

MuroTrexlerE@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7897

Christina O'Brien

Assistant Principal/Special Education Supervisor

Naubuc Elementary School

OBrienC@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7917


Denise Proffer

Assistant Principal/Special Education Supervisor

Buttonball Lane Elementary School

Eastbury Special Education Preschool

ProfferD@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-7276


John Szalkiewicz

Assistant Principal/Special Education Supervisor

Nayaug Elementary School

SzalkiewiczJ@Glastonburyus.org

(860) 652-4949