PTO Blog

Happy Summer!

Congratulations and best wishes to all the 5th graders who are moving up to MMS! The PTO would like to wish everyone a wonderful, relaxing summer. It was not the year that any of us expected, but our Holmes community got through it together. Best wishes for good things ahead to...

Sign Up to Be a Room Parent!

If you are interested in being a room parent for the 2020-2021 school year, please fill out this form.Once class lists are distributed at the beginning of the school year, we will begin the process of assigning (2) room parents to each class. If there are multiple people who would...

Resources for Parents from the District

As events unfold around the country, the Darien Public School District joins other organizations and individuals in the call to action to address and end systemic racism. We are amidst uncertainty on many fronts and the conversations we engage in with our children have never been more important. The Darien...

Kindergarten Registration & Summer Playdates

If you have not yet completed your child’s registration, please go to the Darien Public Schools website: https://darienps.org/ Go to “District Information”. A drop down menu will appear. Please select: “Kindergarten Registration Information”. If you have questions about registration, please email Mrs. M’Liss Conetta, at: mconetta@darienps.org Do you have an...

Call for PTO Volunteers!

Looking for a good way to get involved, meet people, have fun and make a difference at Holmes School? The Holmes School PTO is always looking for volunteers. We are currently in the process of filling positions for next year’s PTO slate and there is something for everyone.  If you...

Darien Human Services: Help for those in need

During these challenging times, Darien Human Services would like to reassure residents that we are available to assist those in need. Please call 203-656-7328 or email Ali Ramsteck, Director, aramsteck@darienct.gov. We continue to maintain contact with vulnerable or frail seniors on our Emergency Call List. If you would like to...

School Supplies — Order by June 24th

SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR NEXT YEAR NOW ON SALE!!! SOME ITEMS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS (read on).  If you choose to purchase school supplies through the PTO program, please follow the ordering instructions.  The website is www.SuppliestoPlease.com, click on “parents login” and enter username: Holmes/password: hs2020 (case sensitive).  Prices and supply...

Attn 5th Grade Parents: MMS School Supplies

Order online now for next year until June 12th. A portion of the proceeds benefits MMS. More information in the attached FLYER. Any questions please email Evie Smaldon at Evelyn.Smaldon@gmail.com To order: WEBSITE:  https://suppliestoplease.com/USERNAME:  MiddlePASSWORD:  mms2020 (case-sensitive)...

Girls on the Run

Holmes will once again be running the Girls on the Run program this Spring. Girls in grades 3-5 are welcome!! Registration opens March 2, 2020. Please see attached flyer for more information. Questions please contact Meaghan Nolan washekme@gmail.com....

Buy Tix For Holmes Yankee Game – May 24

Join us for a great Holmes Elementary family outing on Sunday, May 24th to see a NY Yankees game (gametime 1:05pm)! This is your opportunity to buy your discounted tickets for whole family! The price includes the choice of 1 hot dog or 1 order of chicken tenders, as well...