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Darien Students Head Back To School Monday

Darien students head back to school Monday.
Darien students head back to school Monday. Photo Credit: File photo

DARIEN, Conn. -- Summer vacation comes to an end Monday as Darien students head back to school for the first day of classes.

All Darien students will report to school Monday. There will be a special one-hour kindergarten visit, and parents should plan to provide transportation and participate in the orientation with their children. Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 1 kindergarteners will be in school for the full day and dismissal will occur at the same time as other elementary school students.

Here are the start times for Darien's schools:

  • Tokeneke, Hindley, and Royle: 8:25 a.m. to 2:55 p.m.
  • Ox Ridge and Holmes: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Middlesex Middle School: 7:55 a.m. to 2:22 p.m.
  • Darien High School: 7:40 a.m. to 2:20 p.m.

Among the changes at Darien schools this year is a new superintendent, Daniel Brenner, whose selection was announced in January . Brenner is the former superintendent of Roslyn Public Schools and began his new position July 1.

For more information, including bus routes , check out the Darien Public Schools website.

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