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.
CONGRATULATIONS! CT PTA Elementary Principal of the Year!
We are excited to announce that Mr. Kunschaft was selected for the CT PTA Elementary Principal Of The Year!
Thanks to everyone who sent in letters. We are fortunate to have such an amazing principal and he is well deserving of this award.
Reminder: As per earlier district announcements, Trumbull Elementary Schools will have a special early dismissal at 12:00PM today. Lunch will be served. Since this dismissal was announced prior to the school day, students will be sent home via their normal Wednesday pickup schedule. All after school programs have been cancelled. Should you have any questions, please contact our front office at (203) 452-4388. Thank you!
Incoming Kindergarten Parent Orientation, Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Important Information regarding our Incoming Kindergarten Parent Orientation, Wednesday, March 21, 2018
- In the event of an Early Dismissal tomorrow – our Orientation will occur as currently scheduled (9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.)
- In the event of a Snow Day and school is cancelled – We will reschedule to the following Thursday, March 29 at the same time (9:30 a.m.– 10:30 a.m.)
Looking forward to seeing you very soon!
DFS PTA Green Team presents CSA signup by April 17th
Spring is here! It may not feel quite like spring yet, but warmer weather WILL come and so will fresh local produce! The DFS PTA Green Team is partnering with Laurel Glen Farm to offer our families a convenient CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) opportunity! Click here for full details and don't delay, purchase your CSA at the my school anywhere store, online today.
Candace Fleming, Children's Author visiting us Monday, March 19th
Children’s author Candace Fleming will be visiting us Monday, March 19th to meet our students and inspire them to read and write. If you would like to have her signature on a book plate to affix to her book(s), please:
- Order one or more of her books on Amazon. A complete list of her books are listed on candacefleming.com.
- E-mail Mrs. O'Neill at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, March 16th (include your child’s name and teacher) and let her know that you are interested in a signed bookplate. We will send you a bookplate signed by Mrs. Fleming for you to affix to the book(s). Please do not send in the book(s) you purchased to school.
General PTA meeting - New Board Members - Congratulations!
Thank you to all those who attended our general PTA meeting on Monday, March 19th at 9:30AM in the school cafeteria. Not only did we receive some great information from Terry Buckingham who shared our current writing curriculum and new changes coming to our reading curriculum but we also voted on the newly elected board members. Congratulations to the following individuals!
President Elect-Danielle Dunleavey
First Vice President Elect-Stefanie Edwards
Second Vice President Elect- Karen Morais
Treasurer- Jenny Kilkullen
Shop your "Spring" blues away! Amazon Smiles is TRIPLING their donations to 1.5% from now until the end of the month! Make sure you chose PTSA Connecticut Inc Daniels Farm PTA as your donation organization. Happy Shopping! Click here for full details.
Kids Marathon Spring Season will try again - Monday, March 19th
Mother Nature was not our friend last week, so the Kids Marathon will try again this week - Monday March 19th. We will be running Monday-Thursday at Recess. Click here to see full details.
Celebration of the Arts Needs Your Help - March 23rd
Starving Artsists are coming to DFS! We need your help to feed 150 artists, teachers, and parent volunteers breakfast at 7:15AM. Please visit iVolunteer to sign up by Wednesday, March 14th or click here to see how you can provide a monetary donation instead.
Curtains - The 2018 THS Musical - March 16-24th
Trumbull High School presents The Musical Comedy Whodunit, Curtains. Show runs March 16-24th. Come on out and support DFS Alumni on stage. Click here for details and to purchase tickets.
Friday, April 20th DFS 2018 Variety Show Presents:
Help Make DFS Auction Night A Success!
We are asking for your support in securing auction items for our 2018 Auction Night Fundraiser on April 21, 2018. Do you have season tickets to a local team? Do you have a vacation property that has open weekends? Maybe you own your own company or work for a company that would make a donation? Or maybe you have a great idea to make the auction more exciting? Any and all are welccome!
The Daniels Farm PTA is a 501C3 which means all donations are tax deductible. Click here for more information. Looking forward to seeing many of you there on April 21st!
Auction Night is officially SOLD OUT!
Thank you, parents, for the overwhelming response to our upcoming Auction Night event! Tickets for the event are now sold out. If you reserved a spot, but have not yet paid, please click here to pay online. Looking forward to seeing many of you there on April 21st!
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