Employment Benefits


Danbury Public Schools offers certified teachers, administrators and instructional staff - who are members of the NEA-Danbury, the Danbury School Administrators Association, the Danbury Educational Secretaries and Information Technology Workers, Danbury Paraeducators, the Custodians, Safety Advocates, Maintenance and Drivers Union, the Danbury School Lunch Personnel or the Danbury School Nurses Association- a comprehensive benefits program that includes medical, dental, prescription drug and life insurance coverage.

Benefits Checklist

Did you know that certain events in your life, such as getting married or having a baby, can affect your benefits coverage?

If you experience a qualifying life event you may make changes to some of your benefits within 30 days of the event. Any change you make must be consistent with your qualified life event.

Examples of qualifying events include:

  • Marriage
  • Divorce or Legal Separation
  • Birth or Adoption of Child
  • Death of your Spouse or Dependent Child
  • Termination or commencement of your spouse's employment
  • Change in your job status 
    (From full-time to part-time or part-time to full-time)
  • You take an unpaid Leave of Absence
  • You return from an unpaid Leave of Absence

Contact Information:
Christine Goodsell, Benefits Coordinator 
Phone: (203) 797-4707 
Fax: (203) 797-4766 
Hours: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Details of the each benefit plan are available below: