OUR MISSION

Driggs School Mission:

Driggs School is committed to strengthening our partnership between students, parents, teachers, administration, and community to positively impact student performance. We will provide a supportive and inspiring environment where all students are motivated to reach their fullest potential in purposefully designed opportunities to achieve both academic and personal excellence. Our educators are committed to providing effective instruction developed from a rigorous core curriculum. Through reflective learning experiences our students will build personal expectations to be resourceful, inquiring and contributing global citizens. We strive to foster learning that enables students to discover and explore their gifts and talents, and to value and respect each other’s uniqueness.

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Waterbury Schools Celebrate Black History

Black History is infused in our curriculum throughout the year, however, special emphasis is being placed during the month of February. Click here to read more.

Art Rageous

flyer for student art exhibit and reception

DPAC Meeting

DPAC meeting flyer

Superintendent Survey Results

Ray and Associates, Inc., consultants, presented the results of the Superintendent Search Surveys completed by staff, parents, students and community members during the month of January to the Board of Education at a Special Workshop on Monday, February 5, 2018. Please click here to review the survey report.   

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT FLU

To Parents of Waterbury School Children:

As you may know, the H3N2 Influenza virus season is a current topic of concern all across the country. 

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THIS YEAR'S SEVERE FLU SEASON AND STEPS YOU CAN TAKE TO HELP PROTECT YOUR FAMILY. 

INFORMATION IN SPANISH / ALBANIAN. 

Magnet School Lotteries

MAGNET SCHOOL LOTTERY INFORMATION for 2018-2019 School Year

Informational Open Houses for Prospective Students and their Families

 

Maloney:       Thursday, January 18, 2018          2 Sessions:  9:30 am and 6:30 pm
                        (Snow Date:  Tuesday, January 23, 2018 – 9:30 am & 6:00 pm)

Rotella:          Thursday, January 25, 2018          2 Sessions:  9:30 am and 6:00 pm
                        (Snow Date:  Monday, January 29, 2018 – 9:30 am & 6:00 pm)

Application Period:             Begins Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 8:00 am
                                              Ends Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 3:00 pm

 

All applications must be submitted online at:  http://waterbury.novuschoice.com

Kindergarten Registration Dates Announced.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION for parents of children that will be attending kindergarten next year (2018-2019):

Click here for registration information in English / Spanish

Pre-School Registration Opening

We will begin preschool registration on January 8, 2018 between the hours of 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. We will be closed on January15th in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday.

Once the registration packet is received including the Income Verification, an appointment will be made in order for your child to be screened.  At this time, any missing documents need to be provided in order for your child's registration to be considerate complete. Enrollment will be determined by the end of June, where at this time a confirmation will be mailed to you regarding the placement of your child. 

 

*REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Address
  • Income Verification- Paystubs / W2 /1040FORM/ DSS / SSI-WORK SHEET/STATE BENEFIT LETTER/CHILD SUPPORT DOCUMENTATION.
  • Updated Health Physical and Immunization record including Lead

Click here for additional information. 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Driggs Elementary School
77 Woodlawn Terrace
Waterbury , CT 06710
Phone: 203.574.8160

Fax: 203.574.8299