Our customized transition program for 18- to 21-year olds is centered around meeting the needs and goals of every student to become work-ready adults. All students are taught the necessary skills to navigate the real world. Our caring staff work to develop self-reliant individuals by connecting them with local businesses and organizations to help support their transition to independence.

Students Learn Skills

Every student has a personalized learning plan. They learn skills like time management, budgeting, laundry, meal planning and prep, navigating local transportation, shopping, etc.

Students receive on-the-job training, exposure to different working environments, job coach assistance, and classes on resume writing and interviewing.

Work locations offered:

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Summer Meals 4 Kids

NPS Food Service is offering five days of breakfast and lunch for children 18 years or younger this summer.

CT 2021 Summer Reading Challenge

The Governor's reading challenge theme for summer is Tails & Tales.

Virtual Art Exhibition

The Norwich Public Schools Art Department has curated its student art in an online exhibition this school year. 

Superintendent Letter: Learning Plan Update

The Superintendent provides an update on learning.

NPS Awards for June 2021

District Monthly Awards for You Inspire Me, I Make a Difference, and The Key is ME!


Route 2 East or Route 32 South (2/32 Connector) to the end and
turn right at light (Backus Hospital on right).
Where road forks, bear left onto Broadway.
Turn left onto Broad Street.
Turn left onto Boswell Ave.
Turn right onto Hickory St. 201 is on the right.

Route 2 West to Norwich.
Cross bridge and turn right onto Route 12 North.
At fork, bear right onto Central Ave.
Turn left onto Hickory Street.

NTA Staff

Austin Dayger

Transition Job Coach

Domingos Depina

Transition Job Coach

Thomas Dufort

Transition Specialist - Special Education

Amanda Johnson

Transition Job Coach

Alison Orcutt

Teacher - Special Education Transition

Evan Scott

Transition Job Coach

Patricia Taylor

Transition Job Coach
Side angle view of the sign near front entrance of the building

ADDRESS: 201 Hickory Street
Norwich, CT 06360

PHONE: 860-934-1901

SCHOOL HOURS: 7:25 a.m. - 2:10 p.m.


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