Inside Look Video Series

IMAGE: Phoenix band students play at the Dane County Airport.

Active Musicians at DD Schools, in the community

IN PHOTOS: The winter holiday season offered several opportunities for our Delavan-Darien music students to share their musical talents with the community. Pics and more on our website.
January 23, 2018/by ddschools
IMAGE: A student talks with a volunteer at the 2017 DDHS Reality Fair

DD INSIDE LOOK: Students jump into real life at Reality Fair

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Check out a recap of our eye-opening, 2017 Reality Fair event held at DDHS. Special thanks to the many volunteers who made the event possible!
December 7, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: A Wileman kindergarten student practices a Yoga pose in the classroom.

DD INSIDE LOOK: Yoga providing benefits in Kindergarten classrooms

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Kids need movement. Delavan-Darien Kindergarten students get an extra dose of it in a way that re-focuses their attention and gets them ready to learn. They practice yoga 30 minutes daily right after lunch recess. 
November 27, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: Phoenix Middle School Students eating breakfast in the cafeteria.

DD INSIDE LOOK: New Student Welcome Breakfast Has Positive Impacts

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Welcome to Phoenix Middle School, new students! Nearly 30 new students at Phoenix Middle School were treated to breakfast by the school counseling staff and the student Peer Helpers Group. It was a way for new students to meet new faces and find peer resources they can go to for help, guidance and friendship. #CometProud
November 20, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: Dion Soto, Juan Carbajal, Perla Ruiz Gallegos, Lizbeth Escobar and School Counselor Amy Sylvester-Knudtson at the School Leadership Conference.

INSIDE LOOK: Four from Phoenix attend Advanced Learners Leadership Conference

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Four Phoenix seventh graders attended the Southern Lakes Advanced Learners Network hosted a Leadership Conference at UW-Whitewater, Wednesday, October 11.
October 12, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: DDHS Technology Students tour Royal Basket Trucks in Darien.

INSIDE LOOK: Tech students visit two local companies for MFG DAY

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Delavan-Darien High School students in the technology education department visited Royal Basket Trucks in Darien, and Continental Plastic in Delavan, on Thursday, Oct. 5, as part of the national Manufacturing Day event.
October 11, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: Phoenix Staffer wearing blue to help STOMP out bullying!

INSIDE LOOK: Project Blue looks to STOMP Out Bullying

Phoenix Middle School students and staff wanted to raise awareness to the nationwide problem of bullying in schools, so they made Monday a "Project Blue" day and took part in a national anti-bullying campaign. Have a look at the Inside Look video for more!
October 4, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: A Delavan-Darien 4K Student holds a frog he found during a 4K Parent Outreach scavenger hunt event.

INSIDE LOOK: 4K Parent Outreach Events

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Today (Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017) was a great day to be a preschooler in the Delavan-Darien School District! You got to have a field trip and share in the fun with your teachers, your friends and your parents! Learn more about our 4K Parent Outreach events on our website!
September 27, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: a crowd of students meet with college recruiters inside the DDHS gym at the Wisconsin Education Fair (WEF).

INSIDE LOOK: DDHS hosts Wisconsin Education College Fair

We enjoyed hosting more than 100 universities and colleges, as well as hundreds of students from area high schools for the kickoff 2017 Wisconsin Education Fair! Check out the video and photos from the pre-college recruitment and information event!
September 25, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: Food In A Backpack Delivery

INSIDE LOOK: Serving our students and families

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: We are #CometProud and fortunate to have so many volunteers and organizers who helped make this goal of feeding our students and families over the weekend a reality! Thank you for your service and kindness to our students and families in need!
September 18, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: Students learn about school bus safety from a driver for Dousman Transport Company

INSIDE LOOK: Student Bus Safety Leader Training

Officials from Dousman Transportation Company and the Darien Fire Department came out to Darien Elementary School on Thursday, Sept. 14. They spoke to our fourth and fifth grade "student bus leaders" about all types of bus safety.
September 14, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: Turtle Creek 1st through 3rd Grade Students are all smiles at the school's 2017 Comet Code Kickoff Assembly

INSIDE LOOK: Turtle Creek’s Comet Code Assembly

VIDEO: It's the start of a new school year! Time to explain the school rules to our first, second and third graders, but in a much more fun, exciting and engaging way than year's past. Check out today's Inside Look at our Turtle Creek Comet Code Kickoff Assembly! #DDCometProud #CometCode
September 12, 2017/by ddschools
IMAGE: Students using body language while doing a "chant" about science and energy.

Inside Look: 4th Grade Science Chants

A DELAVAN-DARIEN INSIDE LOOK: High-level learning started on Day 1 in the Delavan-Darien School District. Here’s a look inside Mrs. Schuk’s 4th grade class at Darien Elementary on the first day of school for 2017.
September 7, 2017/by ddschools