postheadericon Last Day of School


The last day of school for students is June 16, 2015 and the last day for staff is June 17th.



postheadericon Elementary SESS Scheduling (6-Day Scheduling)

For the 2015-16 school year, the Darien Public Schools will implement a consistent 6-day schedule across general education services and special education/related services.


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Last Updated (Tuesday, 12 May 2015 07:43)


postheadericon Second Annual Upper Elementary Parent Book Club

June 2nd, 2015 @ 10am
Darien Board of Education Building, 35 Leroy Avenue
Hosted by Cory Gillette, Literacy Program Coordinator

All parents of students in second to fifth grade are invited to a book club discussion of a popular and old favorite children’s book, Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Patterson. Through the discussion, facilitated by Cory Gillette, participants will learn: the expectations for comprehension in a book of that level, the characteristics of books at lower and higher levels and how parents can support comprehension at home.

Copies of the book are available at the Darien Public Library and Barrett’s Bookstore.

Please RSVP to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it by May 28th.


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 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)

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Fri, 22 May 2015 3:54 pm EDT
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Wind: 16 mph
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