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Please be reminded there is NO afterschool program on Monday October 16th. Please plan accordingly.

Notices were sent home last Friday with this and additional dates. 

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Picture Day is Tuesday October 17th.

Order forms are being sent home. 

You may also choose your package and prepay on line; www.barksdalephoto.com, access code 0032314.

Make-ups and Class Pictures will take place on Tuesday, November 28th.


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Show your school pride and purchase the official John C. Daniels embroidered apparel.

All clothing is navy blue with the JCD logo embroidered on the upper left front.

Clothing options include:

  • Polo shirts - short and long sleeves
  • Fleece full zipped vest
  • Fleece full zipped jacket

You may personalize the fleece vest/jacket with your student's name for an additional $5.00

Please provide order form with payment to your homeroom teacher or Mrs. Kim by Friday, October 6th.

ORDER FORM (English)

ORDER FORM (Spanish)

new JCD logo


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football cougae

It's football season!!

Several of our middle school students play on the football team. Come out and show your support! 

Cougars Football Schedule

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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