Danbury Public Schools
A Community of Learners in Danbury, Connecticut

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The Danbury School District is proud to provide the community and its children with a safe and caring educational environment. Committed to the intellectual and cultural development of our students, we offer not only a quality education but also challenge our students with a variety of academic, athletic and civic-minded opportunities. We believe in preparing our students for a bright future with a standard and enriched curriculum and the support of dedicated faculty, staff and Board of Education..


Superintendent Public Information




News and Events

  • The first day of school is Tuesday, September 5, 2017 and is a full day for students.

  • The Back to School Guide and Bus Schedules will be posted here on August 29, 2017.

  • Revised 2017-2018 School Calendar (Link)

  • Three new Elementary Principals Appointed (Link)

  • Free & Reduced-Priced Meal Applications (English) (Spanish) (Portuguese)

  • Statement Regarding Immigrant Families read at the March 22, 2017 Board of Education Meeting by Board Chairperson, Ralph Pietrafesa: “At our last Board of Education meeting, we were particularly moved by the number of people who spoke so passionately about the fears and concerns circulating among immigrant families in our community.  All Danbury staff will continue to work with students and families to create the best possible learning environment where all students can be successful.  Please be assured that the Danbury Public Schools will continue to support learning and growth of the "whole child", while maintaining its commitment to follow the law.” (Spanish)

    Guidance for Districts Regarding Refugee Students (English) (Spanish)

    Enrollment of Students From Other Countries (English)

    For further immigrant information in Spanish go to http://www.immigrantjustice.org/

  • Warning regarding "Blue Whale Challenge" (Link)

  • Warning regarding Netflix Series "13 Reasons Why" (Link)

  • EpiPen Recall (Link)

  • Danbury Early College Opportunity Lottery Application (English) (Spanish)

  • Danbury Family Learning Center calendar 2017 (Link)

  • Music Department Performance Calendar (Link)

  • Early Childhood Program Application (Link)

  • STAR Testing (Link)

  • Lexia (Link)

  • Read180/System44 (Link)

  • DPS Newsletter "Danbury Digest" (May 2017)
    DPS Newsletter "Danbury Digest" - Graduation Edition (Link)

  • Hatters Herald (Link)

  • Danbury Public School District School Messenger(Link)
  • Danbury School Budget (Link)


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