Darien Public Schools News of the Week 2016-2017

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Middle School Latin America Study Culminates with Food and Dance

Middlesex DPS Newsletter 03-28-17
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The 7th grade teams at Middlesex Middle School (MMS) had a lot to dance about recently. MMS students on the Aqua, Blue, Gold, and Purple teams culminated their research and two-month study of Latin America in their Social Studies classes with an all-out grade-level event. The MMS Latin American Festival focused on the culture, geography and history of the region. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Freedom Riders Discuss Civil Rights Era with Darien High School Students

Reginald Green Freedom Riders Civil Rights Era Darien High School 02-09-17
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They were both college students at the time, boarding buses in 1961 to take a stand. Known as Freedom Riders, the Rev. Reginald Green and Dion Diamond joined others in riding Trailways and Greyhound buses to challenge racial segregation in the South. (more…) Continue Reading →

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