2021 Best Communities for Music Education

National Recognition for Music Education in Darien Schools

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Darien’s school district has been recognized as one of the “Best Communities for Music Education” by a national foundation. The district shares the honor with 23 other school districts in Connecticut. — an announcement from Darien Public Schools’ Music Department

The recognition comes from the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation. Now in its 22nd year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in providing access to music education for all students. “We are incredibly proud to receive this recognition,” said Colleen Thompson, Darien’s Director of Music.