Somers Public Schools

Pupil Services


The Somers Public Schools strives to be an exceptional and innovative educational community.


The mission of the Somers Public Schools is to prepare each student to contribute and succeed in an ever-changing global society.

In pursuit of this Vision and Mission, we believe in:

  • The pursuit of excellence

  • ​Life-long learning

  • ​An environment conducive to success

  • ​Student, family, and community partnerships

  • ​Responsible citizenship

  • ​Honoring equity, individuality, and diversity

  • ​Educating the whole child

Child Find

In accordance with federal regulations, state statutes and local board of education policy, Somers Public Schools assumes the responsibility for the location, identification and referral of all children requiring special education and/or related services of children residing in the town of Somers.

Sparkler is a mobile app that helps caregivers promote children's healthy development. The Sparkler App offers young families a mobile app and related services that help parents, grandparents, and other caregivers harness the science of early child and brain development to make the mo of the early years. The app empowers parents and caregivers as first teachers and helps systems serve families better, together.

Sparkler for Connecticut

Dr. Denise Messina

Director of Pupil Services

Caroline Hargraves

Coordinator of Pupil Services

Holly Boutwell

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 860-749-2270 X 2052

Mary Steidler

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 860-749-2270 X 2051

Pupil Services Department

Somers District

1 Vision Boulevard

Somers, CT 06071

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

7:30AM - 4:00PM

Phone: 860-749-2270

Fax: (860) 763-0748

Informational Links

We recognize that the current public health emergency is resulting in an increase of stress on families. If you or your child are experiencing an immediate safety concern: call 911. If you or your child are experiencing a behavioral mental health crisis: call 211. If you would like to access support services, please contact the following: Somers Social/Youth Services Department: Allison Maynard at (860) 265-7551. If you would like to contact your child’s counselor or social worker, please do so via their school email address.