Welcome to EEE


EEEArt02The Essential Early Education program provides child-find services for children from three to six years of age who reside in Springfield.  If parents are wondering about their child’s development they can call the program anytime during the school year.  Developmental screenings are performed free of charge.   We love talking about children and can offer support and information about early childhood development and special education topics.
Call 802-885-5242 and talk with any of our early childhood special education professionals.

The Essential Early Education program is  located at Park Street School, 60 Park Street.

EEE Staff

Courtney Dextraze-Wiese, Teacher / Coordinator

Marion Brody, Speech Language Pathologist

Anne Marie Sheldon, Paraprofessional

Lilo Braade, Paraprofessional



Rachel Hunter, Pre-K Coordinator, is also located at the Park Street School.  She can be reached at 802-885-1150.

Springfield School District offers Universal Publicly Funded Prekindergarten education for its 3-5 year old children in community early care and education partner programs that have met the high quality standards of Act 166. Publicly funded pre-k is defined as 10 hours per week of developmentally appropriate learning experiences using curriculum based on Vermont’s Early Learning Standards throughout the academic year. A list of the school district’s programs may be found in our cover letter or on our registration form found in the links below.

 Pre-K Registration Forms

Cover letter: SSD pre-k cover letter_’19-20

Pre-K Registration Form: Prek registration form