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Direct Appeal Fundraiser 2021-2022

As we kick-off another school year at Holmes, it is time for our annual Direct Appeal Fundraiser. The Council of Darien School Parents (CDSP) allows the Holmes School PTO to spend $110 per student on enrichment, classroom supplies and teacher appreciation. With limited fundraising efforts in 2020-2021, your contributions this year are more important than […]

Help Stock the Teachers’ Lounge

As part of the Holmes School teacher appreciation initiative, we’d like to continue to help stock the teachers’ lounge with snacks, drinks and supplies on a month to month basis throughout the school year. And we’d love your help!! Please sign up for whatever you’re able to contribute and drop off items with Robert at […]

Darien School District Chain of Communication

The Darien School District has created a Chain of Communication. The protocols have been designed to promote direct, open and respectful interactions so that any issues that arise can be worked out quickly and efficiently. Please see the below for your reference: DPS Chain of Communication

Holmes School Book Fair – eWallet Info & Volunteers Needed!

The Scholastic book fair is returning ‘in person’ to Holmes School on Wednesday, October 6th to Friday, October 8th! Students will have the opportunity to shop with their teachers and classmates in the gym during school hours. To help make the check out process easier, you must set up an “eWallet” for your child to shop independently (and […]

School Supplies – Order by June 23

SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR NEXT YEAR ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!!! SOME ITEMS REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS. To order school supplies for your child, please visit: suppliestoplease.com. Click on “Parents Login” and enter the username: Holmes, password: hs2021 (case sensitive). Prices and supply lists by grade can be found on the website. Ordering school supplies through Supplies […]

Holmes Kids Care – Earth Week Project

Every Drop Counts! For our final Kids Care project this school year, we will be learning about water conservation and the “Every Drop Counts” initiative that was led by the Darien Environmental Group and the Garden Club of Darien this past year. Our goal is to focus on the importance of water conservation for our environment, […]

Kindergarten Registration Open for 2021-2022 School Year

If you or you know of a friend/neighbor who has a kindergarten-aged child, registration is now available online. Please go to the Darien Public School website to begin the registration process. Please see here for more information.Any questions, please contact M’Liss Conetta at mconetta@darienps.org.

Summer Tutorial Camp

Summer Tutorial Camp is an OPTIONAL opportunity for your child to access extra skill building and practice in both literacy and math over the summer. With a curriculum designed to shore up core skills, students will strengthen what they have already learned and gain confidence striding into the 21 – 22 school year! Student centered […]

Outfitters Spring Sale

Spring is in the air and it’s time to gear up with new Holmes t-shirts and shorts! All new styles available for purchase on-line. The sale is live NOW and runs through March 20th. Items will be delivered to your child’s classroom once they arrive. Happy shopping and thank you for supporting Holmes school spirit and the PTO. SHOP HERE […]