Suffield Developmental Preschool

preschool building

The Suffield Developmental Preschool provides a theme and skill based curriculum guided by BEST Practices as outlined by the State of Connecticut Preschool Framework.


Our Goals
  • Promote early literacy skills
  • Develop each child as an individual
  • Growth toward self-reliance and healthy independence
  • Develop positive feelings of self-worth and inner strength
  • Learn to interact with others by respecting their rights and feelings
  • Learn to solve problems and resolve conflicts by expressing feelings in an appropriate manner
  • Growth toward physical, emotional, social and intellectual maturity

We provide a caring, supportive and fun filled environment coupled with the use of developmentally appropriate learning activities designed to reach our goals for each student.

Certified Program Staff
  • Special Education Teachers
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Physical Therapist

Please call 860-668-3352 for more information.

Peer Model Screening

The Suffield Development Preschool at Spaulding Elementary School is seeking Peer Models. Please call 860-668-3826 to schedule an appointment.

Suffield Developmental Preschool Birthday Screening

Any preschool child between the ages of 3 and 5 is eligible to participate.


What is the Purpose?
To identify children who present with concerns in any of the following areas of development:

  • Peer and Social Interactions
  • Speech and Language
  • Fine Motor
  • Gross Motor
  • Cognitive Development

Who will conduct the screening?
Certified Program Staff:

  • Special Education Teachers
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Pathologist
  • Physical Therapist

Sponsored by Suffield Public Schools - Please call A. Ward Spaulding School at 860-668-3352 to register for a screening.