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Spring in to After School with Darien After School!

Kids on Stage, Piano Keyboarding, Holmes Bloggers, Hawkes Cheer Club, Gauntlet Games, PopStar Performers, Blast off Math, Moving up to Middle School and more! To see classes and descriptions, go to www.darienafterschool.com. Registration Opens 3/14 at 10am....

Volunteer for the Holmes School Literary Magazine

We are seeking volunteers to help with the typing and formatting of the 2017-18 edition of the Holmes Literary Magazine. If you have the time and inclination to support student writing at Holmes please click on and complete this brief survey. Teachers will be submitting the writing folders to faculty...

Coffee with the Principal

Mark your calendars for the third “Coffee with the Principal” on Friday, March 16 at 9:15am in the Common Room. This coffee will focus on special education, though any general questions and topics are also welcome. Coffee and munchkins will be served. Siblings welcome!...

Support Holmes BOE budget items!

On Tuesday, 2/13, the Board of Education voted to approve a budget of $98,122,266 for the 2018/19 school year. This budget represents an increase of 2.34% from the current year. The board and district administration reviewed many potential areas for expense reduction and in the end cut $607,207 from the...

Paws for Books – the Book Fair is Coming!

Raise your paw if you love a good book fair! Our Holmes School 2018 spring Scholastic Book Fair will get your tail wagging. Please join us: – Wednesday March 21st 8:30am – 4:00pm – Thursday March 22nd 8:30am to 4:00pm – Friday March 23rd 8:30am-12:00pm We will also have a...

H-Factor! This Sunday!

This Sunday, March 4 at 3pm come see “The Greatest Talent Show on Earth” in the Darien High School Auditorium. We have some terrific performances in store from members of our third, fourth and fifth grades. The H Factor is a wonderful event for our entire school community. You don’t...

Council of Darien School Parents

Council of Darien School Parents (CDSP): “DID YOU KNOW” SERIES The Darien Public Schools Budget Season is upon us. To view the Superintendent’s Proposed Budget for 2018/19 click here. Once you are on the page click on 2018/19 Budget Year Documents to see the proposed budget and any meeting handouts...

Girls on the Run

Girls On The Run will be returning to Holmes School this spring! This program will meet twice weekly (Mon/Fri 7:45-8:50am)) and will begin on March 19. Registration will begin on February 18, 2018 at noon. Space is limited to 15 girls and will include grades 3-5. This program does conflict...

Last Call for H Factor Ads

Support your Friends & Family at H Factor! We are once again offering family and friends the opportunity to buy ads in this year’s H Factor program to support their talent show participant! Ads should be appropriate for an elementary school audience. All ads will be black and white. Prices:...
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