Dr. Helena Nitowski, Principal


201 University Boulevard

Danbury, Connecticut 06811

203-778-7462

Attendance Line: 778-7466

 

revised Monday, January 26, 2015

K. LaValley

Danbury Public Schools

Quick Links

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Directions to our school

Participating Districts

Education Collaborations

Vision Statement

Danbury Elementary Schools

Extended Learning Programs for Before & After School Enrichment


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  1. INFO

  2. BulletDanbury Public Schools Calendar

  3. BulletPTO Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month

  4. BulletSchool Store is open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings before school right outside the office

  5. BulletBuy water in the morning outside the art room - 50¢


OUR SCHOOL

  1. BulletAIS Students Global Citizenship

  2. BulletAIS School Rules

  3. BulletOdyssey of the Mind program at AIS

  4. BulletBridges of Peace and Hope

  1. HELP OUR SCHOOL!

  2. BulletRegister for Stop & Shop A+ School Rewards to earn money for our school www.stopandshop.com/aplus

  3. BulletRegister your Target credit card on the Target website at “Take Charge of Education.” We are registered as AIS MAGNET SCHOOL. One percent of your Target card   purchases will then be donated to our school!

  4. BulletTHINKRECYCLE - place inkjet cartridges, laser toner cartridges, digital cameras & cell phones in the container in the school lobby.

IMPORTANT DATES
January

Thursday, January 22 - February 11 - Applications accepted for Danbury students to apply to Westside Middle School Academy for the 2015-2016 school year Link
Friday, January 30 - Student DISMISSAL at 1:25 p.m.  

February
Tuesday, February 3 - Student DISMISSAL at 2:30 p.m.    
Monday, February 16 & Tuesday February 17 - NO SCHOOL - Presidents’ Day

March
Tuesday, March 3 - Student DISMISSAL at 2:30 p.m.    
Tuesday, March 17 - Student DISMISSAL at 2:30 p.m.   

Confirm your participation in Artsonia, the online art gallery of student artwork with your login and password. Artwork is currently being uploaded.

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For Teachers:
 PowerTeacher
 Moodle
 DPS Mail 
 iObservation
 Schedules
 Technology Timelines
 AESOP
 Safari Montage title list K-8-Core-webview.pdf and  2 


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  1. SCHOOL HOURS

  2. REGULAR HOURS 8:55am - 3:30pm

  3. ONE-HOUR EARLY RELEASE DAY 8:55am – 2:30pm (NEW THIS YEAR)

  4. SCHEDULED EARLY DISMISSAL 8:55am - 1:25pm

  5. TWO-HOUR DELAY 10:55am – 3:30pm

  6. WEATHER/EMERGENCY 8:55am - 12:20pm

  Elementary School of the Year 2014 - 2015

CHANGES IN YOUR CHILD’S DISMISSAL PROCEDURE

For changes in dismissal, you must call the school at 203-778-7462 before noon and speak to the school secretary. Please do not email your child’s teacher with changes in dismissal (teachers are busy teaching or may have a substitute) and please do not leave a voice mail message which may not be heard in time.

CONTINENT STUDY
We are currently studying the continent of North America!
International Studies Schedule 2014-2015
Counting in Other Languages
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BEN’S BELLS PROJECT
The mission of Ben’s Bells is to inspire individuals and communities to engage in kindness education and practice. Bens_Bells.htmlshapeimage_20_link_0
  1. IMPORTANT HEALTH INFO for FAMILIES


  2. 1. about Ebola


  3. 2. about Enterovirus

  4. English    Español


  5. 3. about HEAD LICE

Got leaves? We’ll take them! Volunteers & Donations needed!
Read about Fall & Spring Gardening at AIS hereGardening.htmlshapeimage_22_link_0
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