2022-2023 DARIEN PUBLIC SCHOOL BUDGET PROCESS
As you know, the 2022-2023 Budget Process is well underway. Please mark your calendar for two important upcoming meetings:
Jan 24th @ 7pm - Special Board of Education meeting to discuss Open Choice and Bring Your Own Device (“BYOD”). Agenda (including Zoom / YouTube access links) and materials on both programs can be found HERE.
Jan 25th @ 7:30pm - Regular Board of Education meeting to continue discussions on the entire budget. Board members will have the opportunity to propose adds / cuts to the budget at this meeting. Agenda (including Zoom / YouTube access links) can be found HERE.
All budget materials can be found HERE.
REMAINING MIDTERM EXAM SCHEDULE & INFORMATION
Monday, Jan. 24: G Day, Review Day (full day of classes)
Tuesday, Jan. 25: Exam Period 2 (8:00am) & Exam Period 4 (10:30am)
Wednesday, Jan. 26: Exam Period 6 (8:00am) & Exam Period 8 (10:30am)
Thursday, Jan. 27: Exam Make-up Day
Friday, Jan. 28: C-Day, Quarter 3/Semester 2 Begins
Students are expected to be in attendance for each exam. Individual arrival and dismissal times depend on each student’s schedule. Students may leave school when they are dismissed from their last exam for the day. There is no school on make-up day (unless a student has a scheduled make-up exam). Make-up day is for excused absences only. Students who miss an exam for illness or other excused reason must arrange to take the make-up exam directly with their teacher.
Buses and Parking
AM buses will operate over the usual routes at the regular time (including make-up day). Afternoon buses leave DHS at 12:35pm Student parking regulations remain in effect. Parking is for seniors with permits only.
Breakfast items and beverages will be available in the cafeteria from 7am to 12:30pm. The cafeteria will be closed on make-up day.
Library open for quiet study only 7am-3pm.
Weather Delays or School Cancellation
In the event of a weather-related 2-hour delay, the exam schedule will be as follows:
1st exam: 9:40am - 11:40am
2nd exam: 12:10pm - 2:10pm
AM buses will run routes two hours later; afternoon buses will be at 2:25pm.
If school is closed for inclement weather, power outages, or other emergency, the exam schedule will be adjusted so that the next school day will have the exams that were missed and the schedule will move along in order.