BOE Public Hearing
February 3rd, 2015

Regular BOE Meeting
February 10th, 2015

Presidents' Day - No School
February 16th, 2015

February Recess - No School
February 17th, 2015

February Recess - No School
February 18th, 2015

February Recess - No School
February 19th, 2015


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

Please click here for more information

Please click here for 2014-2015 Important Alert


postheadericon Update: Rescheduling Kindergarten Registration


Due to inclement weather, Kindergarten registration is being rescheduled as follows:


Tokeneke - January 29 & January 30

Holmes     - February 2 & February 3

Hindley    -  February 4 & February 5


postheadericon Kindergarten Registration


Kindergarten registration will take place in Darien elementary schools in late January and early February 2015.  Please click Kindergarten Registration for further information.

Last Updated (Monday, 26 January 2015 12:58)


postheadericon New Special Education Procedures Manuals

The Darien Public Schools is pleased to announce the issuing of three new searchable manuals: the Special Education Standard Operating Procedures Manual, the Parent Guide to Special Education, and the Section 504 Standard Operating Procedures Manual.  All three manuals are posted on the District’s website and are being distributed in print version in the schools and at the Darien Library.  A link for anonymous feedback to assist administrators in improving the readability, clarity, and usefulness of the documents in future revisions can be found here.

Last Updated (Wednesday, 03 December 2014 12:52)


postheadericon Darien Public Schools Parent Survey


Please click here to read the letter to parents regarding participation in the upcoming parent survey.


Last Updated (Tuesday, 09 December 2014 14:04)




On December 16, 2013, the Darien Board of Education received the final version of the special education report, “Procedures and Practices Relevant to the Administration and Operation of Instruction, Services and Support for Students with Disabilities in the Darien Public Schools for the 2012-2013 School Year,”  prepared at the Board’s request  by Sue Gamm, Esq.  A revised Executive Summary (dated December 16, 2013) was also received.


You will find a copy of both reports by using the links to these report(s) Full Report, Revised Executive Summary.


Elizabeth A. Hagerty-Ross, Chairman

Darien Board of Education