School Briefs - Daniels Farm School

The DFS Kid’s Marathon continues now through May 22. Make sure your child wears sneakers or has them in their backpack each day for running and walking laps at recess.

The last Cultural Diversity meeting of the year will be held tonight, Thursday, May 1, at Vazzy’s in Monroe at 7 p.m.

Jump Rope for Heart will be held on the DFS athletic fields on Friday, May 2, starting at 3:15 p.m. Parent volunteers are still needed for some classrooms. Visit iVolunteer to sign up and help.

Teacher Appreciation Week starts on Monday, May 5. The Teacher Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, May 7. Contact Lesley Guzzetta or Jen Miller for more information.

The DFS Plant Sale will be held at school on Wednesday, May 7 and Thursday, May 8. All pre-orders will be available for pick up on Tuesday, May 6. Be sure to send your child in with money for great flats, annuals and Mother’s Day gifts.

The final school store of the year will be held on Thursday, May 8, during lunches.

Coming up: May 15, Celebration of the Arts; May 19, Literature Week; May 20, Coffee with the Principal; May 31, Final 1.2 miles of the Kid’s Marathon in Danbury.

Volunteers are needed for the Kid’s Marathon, the School Store, Jump Rope for Heart and more. Visit the iVolunteer link at to sign up and help.