Informational Links

Food Allergy Awareness

Please click here for more information.


Recommended Resources for Families

Governor's Reading Challenge

Please click on the information below to complete the Governor's Summer Reading Challenge.


Parent Letter (in PDF)

Reading Journal (in PDF)

Book List Suggestions for Grade K-2 (in PDF)

Book List Suggestions for Grades 3-4 (in PDF)

HOM School Handbook

2018/2019 School Calendar

District Safe School Climate

Parent Guide to the K-4 Progress Report (in PDF)

Purchase Student Accident Insurance Information

Student accident insurance is offered annually to each student when school begins, however, coverage may be purchased at anytime during the year and will be effective from the date of receipt.  Currently this coverage is administered by Colonna Insurance Services, LLC. and is underwritten by Commercial Travelers Mutual Insurance Co.  For more information and to access the 2018-2019 Brochure and application form click the Commercial Travelers Link and use access code: 994A.


Whitson Lunch Program

Newtown Core Attributes (in PDF)


Green Clean Program

Department of Children and Families Careline Information

alt="Protecting Children It's The Law"


SCT 2018/2019 Meeting Schedule

All meetings begin at 8:00 AM

October 17th
November 14th
December 19th

January 23rd NOTE CHANGE

February 13th
March 20th
May 15th

Summer Math Calendars

Please click on the links below to access the math calendars for the grade your child is entering.

Grade 1

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 4
Character Tree

Tim Napolitano, Principal
Carol Danenberg, Lead Teacher

Internet Safety
Jan. 17

No School
Jan. 21

Jan. 25
HOM Cafe
PTA General 
Jan. 30
7:00 PM
HOM Cafe

 Feb. 15

No School
Feb. 18-19



Some events and announcements include more detail. 
Simply click on the link or go to Announcements for details.

Head O’Meadow School
Mission Statement


The mission of Head O’Meadow School is to provide a safe,
supportive environment in which students are inspired to achieve
their academic potential and develop the skills and knowledge
necessary to become caring, responsible, and successful citizens.

School Information

School Hours
Regular Schedule
9:05 - 3:37


Early Dismissal

9:05 - 1:37

Delayed Opening

11:05 - 3:37

Contact Information
Main Office:(203)426-7670
Nurse's Office:(203)426-7672
Attendance Line:(203)426-7672


Directions (in PDF)
Whitsons Lunch Menus
HOM's Picture Gallery


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. 504 Form Inquiries regarding the Newtown Public School District’s nondiscrimination policies and practices should be directed to:

Disclaimer: The links on this page have been evaluated and chosen based on their educational merit. Due to the fluidity of the Internet, sites may change from when they were initially reviewed. Also, it cannot be guaranteed that subsequent links are of equal validity not that they do not contain objectionable information. It is recommended that adult supervision be provided to elementary age children on the Internet. Due to economic reasons, many sites with suitable educational content may also contain commercial content. These sites have not been excluded but in no way represent an endorsement by the Newtown Public Schools for products advertised.

Website Accessibility Statement - As the online world has become so essential to obtaining information and communicating with others, the accessibility of web content for individuals, whether students, parents/guardians and community members with disabilities is critical.  The Newtown School District partners with SchoolDesk for our web services.  They ensure their products are in compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level AA and the Section 508 standards in the United States.  We continually review our site.  As the provider of content for the Newtown District website, the District makes every attempt to ensure all content is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.  If there is any concerns about the accessibility of our content, please report it by email to:  Web Accessibility NTBOE  

ADA, Title IX, Title VI, Title VII and Section 504 District Compliance Officer
Jean Evans Davila,
Asst. Superintendent
Newtown Public Schools
3 Primrose Street,
Newtown, CT  06470

Title IX, Title VI Coordinator
Sonia Raquel, Special Education Supervisor
Newtown Public Schools
3 Primrose Street
Newtown, CT  06470

[email protected]

504 Coordinator
Deborah Mailloux-Petersen,
Special Education Supervisor
Newtown Public Schools
3 Primrose Street
Newtown, CT  06470