NPS Family Center
NPS Family Center: Empowering Families for a Better Tomorrow
The mission of the Family Center is to welcome all families to the Norwalk Public Schools community in a nurturing and professional manner. Our goal is to provide all NPS families with a seamless registration process at the Family Center that provides them with the resources and quality information they will need to navigate the educational system. We aim to empower the families of the Norwalk Public School community to self-advocate and ensure their children's academic and social needs are being met.
Assists families to register their child into a Norwalk Public School and helps families navigate the enrollment process.
Multilingual Learners (MLL)
Administers Home Language Survey to all new families to screen, identify and assess potential MLL students for English language support services and placement.
Early Childhood Education
Assists families in applying for Norwalk Pre-K and School Readiness programs within the district.
Provides families with required health forms to start school and screens incoming physical and immunization forms.
Assists families in completing the End Hunger Connecticut Survey to start the SNAP application process. Helps to create My School Bucks accounts & answers questions about Breakfast and Lunch services.
Assists families with transportation needs for students ranging from pre-K to community transition programs, as well as door to door services for students with special needs. Provides families with bus stop locations, estimated pickup times, bus route numbers and how to set up the parent tracking app: Durham Bus Tracker.
My experience was great !! I just came from Alabama and was so nervous about getting my daughter into school as fast/soon as possible and the representative made it really easy for me ! Thank you.NPS Parent
NPS Family Center - Empowering Families for a Better Tomorrow
We welcome you and your family to our school community and the City of Norwalk. Below are "at-a-glance" important information.