Please help out Darien High School by enrolling in Stop & Shop A+ Rewards Program and Amazon Smile!

There are many ways you can help Darien High School Parent Association just by doing your everyday shopping.

Stop & Shop A+ School Rewards are points that you can earn with each purchase made using your Stop & Shop Card. You can support up to TWO schools to benefit their A+ School Rewards. The program runs September 6, 2019 – March 14, 2020. Register your Stop & Shop Card to be part of the A+ School Rewards program online: Login to your account and go to “my account” to manage schools for A+ program.

Amazon Smile
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support DHS at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price to DHSPA.  To shop, simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. Tens of millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on their product detail pages. Go to and choose “Darien High School Parents Association” as your charity.  You can use the same account on and AmazonSmile.  

DPN Issue Number 1 2019-20

Did you get the 1st DPN of 2019-2020?

If you did not, here is the link.

If you have provided your information in the directory or previously received the DPN and suddenly don’t see it anymore, please check your SPAM inbox. We have some families that unsubscribe and request to be included again. If you unsubscribed in the past and request to be added this year, you will need to approve our email request to receive the newsletter again.

Class Coffees 2019-2020

Thursday, 10/10, 9:00am, Junior/Senior class, Little Theater
Thursday, 11/7, 9:00am, Freshman/Sophomore class, Little Theater
Tuesday, 3/17, 9:00am, Junior class, Little Theater
Tuesday, 5/5, 9:00am, Senior class, Little Theater

DHSPA Meetings 2019-2020

Tuesday, 9/24  9:00am in Auditorium
Monday, 10/14  7:00pm in Auditorium
Tuesday, 11/26  9:00am in Chill Zone
Tuesday, 1/28   9:00am in Auditorium
Tuesday, 3/31  9:00am in Auditorium
Tuesday, 5/19  9:00am in Chill Zone

How to subscribe to the DPN?

Send an email to to be added to the DPN (the weekly newsletter). You need to include your student name and grade. Information will be verified before being included into the mailing list.

You can also add your name and child information in the directory HERE.

DHSPA Meeting: “Beyond Puberty: How to talk to your Teen about what’s next”

Wednesday, February 27, 7:30pm, Darien High School Auditorium

Dr. Shieva Ghofrany, OBGYN and Dr. Todd Palker, MD have created a program for parents about healthy relationships, consent, STD’s, contraception, hormones, gardasil and more.  They will address how these topics affect teenage boys and girls and provide parents with some tools to engage in discussion with their children.  

The DHSPA is pleased to co-sponsor this important program with YWCA Parent Awareness. Registration is suggested at

Please support the DHSPA Annual 2018-2019 Fundraiser

Our Fundraiser helps to fund gifts to the school, enrichment programs, student social events and teacher and staff appreciation events.

We are excited to announce that with your help this year, the DHSPA has given a laser projector, a 120″ x 92″ screen and a sound system for the newly renovated cafeteria for teachers to broadcast world events, scientific endeavors, political happenings and more.

School clubs and sport teams will be able to host banquets and other events, as the cafeteria will be an exceptionally functional multi-use facility.

And the senior students will be able to stream their music as well!

You can make an easy secure donation via Paypal or mail your donation to: DHSPA, 80 High School Ln, Darien, CT 06820

Thanks to all of you who have already given a gift!!!