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Dr. Joseph V. Erardi, Jr.
Superintendent of Schools           
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Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Newtown Public Schools, a partnership of
students, families, educators and community, is to
in attaining and applying the knowledge, skills and attributes
that lead to personal success while becoming a contributing member of a dynamic global community. 
We accomplish this by creating an unparalleled learning environment characterized by: 

High expectations
Quality instruction
Continuous improvement
Civic responsibility

Our core beliefs guide us in accomplishing our mission.            

The Newtown Public School District is committed to a policy of equal opportunity/affirmative action for all qualified persons and equal access to Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups.  The Newtown Public School District does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex,  age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, past or present history of mental disorder, physical disability or learning disability), genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws.  The Newtown Public School District does not unlawfully discriminate in employment and licensing against qualified persons with a prior criminal conviction.  Inquiries regarding the Newtown Public School District’s nondiscrimination policies and practices should be directed to:

  Title IX, Title VI Coordinator
  Catherine Goralski, Special Education Supervisor
  3 Primrose Street,  Newtown, CT  06470
 Section 504 Coordinator
 Dr. Linda Gejda, Assistant Superintendent
 3 Primrose Street, Newtown, CT  06470

For more information on Title IX, Title VI and Section 504 click here.

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