Welcome to Daniels Farm School!
Daniels Farm has been named a "School of Distinction" by the CT State Department of Education for 2016-17.
Our mission, as the Daniels Farm School Community, is to cultivate students as lifelong learners, capable of drawing upon personal and external resources to become productive, contributing community members and responsible world citizens.
Daniels Farm School Newsletter
From the desk of Mr. KUNSCHAFT for the
Month of March 2019
World Expo 2019
Please Join us for our 13th Annual World Expo
Friday, March 29, 2019 6:00 pm-8:30 pm
Come and Explore the food, entertainment and displays from a variety of countries around the world.
Show your family's heritage!
Please see flyer for details!
We are so proud to announce that we have 5 Students that won the Connecticut State Reflections program. In order to enter the state program, the students placed first at the school level judging, and now we have State winners to celebrate!
Please give an extra cheer for our first place Literature winner
who will go onto complete at the National level.
An event to celebrate the state winners will be on May 15th at Fairfield Ludlow High.
Literature -- Intermediate *First Place - Carly Mofenson Six Legs
*Will complete for National Level
Music Composition -- Intermediate Second Place - Carly Mofenson Heroes Everywhere
Photography -- Primary Second Place - Laila Novia My Daddy is my hero
Visual Arts -- Primary Fourth Place - Andrea Lamour My groovy gently Gandhi
Visual Arts -- Intermediate Fourth Place - Carly Mofenson Six Legs
Students in grades 4-8 register today for our Coding for a Cause event on Saturday, March 23rd from 8:30-3:30. No prior coding experience required! Register now at:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-coding-for-a-cause-with-rhok-jr-trumbull-school-district-registration-54531236396?ref=ebtnebregn
The DFS Variety Show will be held this year on
Friday, April 5th, 2019 at 7 pm
Trumbull High School
To read more about this fun night, please click here.
Dress Rehearsal: Thursday April 4th, 2019 at 4:30pm THS
At the 11/14/18 DFS PTA Meeting, school Social Worker Laura Katz presented on the topic of stress in children. Below please find the link to the slide presentation for easy viewing at home.
Stress In Kids Presentation at the PTA Meeting 11/14/18 Link
Students who consistently read at home realize the greatest gains in decoding, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. Reading enjoyment also increases, and the goal of developing a lifelong reader is attained. Attached is a video with real life tips to help establish a nightly routine and make reading a priority at home!
Thank you, Amy Panella and Tammy Russo; DFS Literacy Consultants
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