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Picture makeups and retakes will occur on Tuesday, November 28th. Notices were sent home, please check you child's folder.

For a no-charge retake, please return the entire orignal package on Tuesday.

On-line ordering is available at barksdalephoto.com, use school access code 0032314AR.

Please refer all questions and/or concerns to the main office, 475-220-3600 or email daniels@nhboe.net



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Congratulations to our newly elected Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) officers. This team is already looking forward to bringing together parents and teachers to benefit all students in our school.

  • President: Mr. Sylvester Salcedo
  • Vice President: Mrs. Maria Flores
  • Secretary: Mrs. Maria Warren
  • Treasurer: Ms. Carroll Ryan
  • Spanish Liaison: Mrs. Omayra Rivera 
  • Teacher Liaison: Ms. Erin McElhone

Stay tuned for meeting dates and times as well as future events.

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21st Century After-school Parents:

We have several upcoming dates on which the after-school program will not be held. Please mark these dates and plan accordingly.

A printed copy of this notice will be sent home, Remind notifications will be sent and ParentLinks will be provided.

If you are not receiving Remind texts or ParentLink telephone calls, please let Mrs. McGovern or Ms. Stacy know.

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The dates are:

  • Wednesday November 8th                        
  • Wednesday November 15th                       
  • Wednesday November 22nd     
  • Monday November 27th                            
  • Friday, December 8th
  • Tuesday December 12th                               
  • Friday, December 15th
  • Friday, December 22nd                             
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21st Century Afterschool Parents:

We have several upcoming dates on which the afterschool program will not be held. Please mark these dates and plan accordingly.

A printed copy of this notice will be sent home and Remind notifications will be sent. 

The dates are:

  • Monday October 23rd              Early Dismissal (12:50 dismissal)
  • Friday October 27th                 Family Fall Dance
  • Tuesday October 31st                 Halloween        
  • Wednesday November 8th        Staff training
  • Wednesday November 15th       Early Dismissal (12:50dismissal)
  • Wednesday November 22nd       Early Dismissal (12:50dismissal)
  • Monday November 27th             Teacher Training

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Our Mission

At John C. Daniels Interdistrict Magnet School of International Communication students are taught to be creative thinkers who understand and appreciate the diversity in their communities and in the world. Students learn to communicate in different languages enhanced by technology and infused with the arts.  Students are inspired to excel in their studies, to be healthy and active and to contribute to a global society.

Family-School Compact for Achievement


New Haven Public Schools' Nondiscrimination Statement:

It is the policy of the New Haven Public Schools district that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of or otherwise discriminated against under any program, including employment. Protected classes include Age, Ancestry, Color, Gender Identity or Expression, Genetic Information, Learning Disability, Marital Status, Mental Disability, Intellectual Disability, National Origin, Physical Disability, Race, Religious Creed, Sex, Sexual Orientation, equal access school facilities and school premises to Boy Scouts for America and other designated youth groups.

Title IX Coordinator:   Vallerie Hudson-Brown,  54 Meadow Street, New Haven,  Telephone#203-497-7014 504 Coordinator:  Delores Garcia-Blocker,  54 Meadow Street, New Haven,  Telephone # 203-946-8982


Contact Us

Principal: Mr. Daniel Bonet
Assistant Principal: Dr. Nicholas Perrone

569 Congress Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519

Main Office: 475-220-3600
Magnet Office: 475-220-3604
Fax: 475-220-3605



School Hours: 8:35am - 2:50pm

Pre-K Program: 7:30am - 5:30pm