Expanded use of ASPEN for

Student Contact & Medical Emergency Information

Sharing Directory Info & Email/Text Notifications

Darien is now using ASPEN, a secure Web-based information management system to collect contact and medical emergency information and for parents to request non-disclosure of directory information for students. 

Instructions for opting in for text messaging for School Messenger

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Please click here for 2014-2015 Important Alert


postheadericon Countdown to Kindergarten Workshop

Parent Information Session

May 6th, 2015

Darien Public Schools

Board of Education Offices

35 Leroy Avenue


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postheadericon Smarter Balanced Parent Information

Click here to view the Smarter Balanced presentation from the April 6th Parent Information Session at the Darien Public Library 



Last Updated (Tuesday, 07 April 2015 08:45)


postheadericon Sydnor and Miriam Reiss Teachers Fund


Reiss Scholarship Applications are now being accepted for Darien Teachers.  Please click here for the application and further details.  Application deadline is April 24th.

Last Updated (Sunday, 05 April 2015 14:50)


postheadericon Board of Education Policy Review and Revision 2014-15

The Darien Board of Education - as one of its goals for the 2014-15 school year - has undertaken a major review of its policies and administrative regulations.  Please click on the link below for further information regarding recently-approved policies and administrative regulations and the Board's policy review process.


Board of Education Policy Review and Revision 2014-15


Related to the Board's policy work, the Student Activities Accounting Manual was revised and approved by the Board of Education on January 13, 2015. 


Last Updated (Thursday, 26 February 2015 14:44)


postheadericon District Testing Administration Plan - CMT/CAPT & SBAC

The following information is being provided in preparation for the administration of the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT), Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT), and the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) tests. The administration will involve some or all students in grades 3-8, 10, and 11.  Please click here to read more.


Darien's Weather

Current Forecast
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 9:54 am EDT
High: 77°F
Low: 41°F
Wind: 8 mph
Humidity: 48 %

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