Field Day!

Field Day! Field day is a favorite year-end event for Tokeneke students. We’ve planned a variety of activities that are both fun and age-appropriate. Parents are invited to cheer on students! Tokeneke Trader will be selling school spirit wear on Field Days, so...

2017 Tokeneke Groove-a-thon

Groove-a-thon to Benefit Read School Read School thanks the Tokeneke Kids Care Club and Student Council for the super generous donation to make the Read School Playground Rock!!! Today’s duel Grooveathons at Tokeneke and Read School were a tremendous success!...

Yearbook

Tokeneke Yearbooks Your online cut of date has passed. Please contact our school’s yearbook advisers.   Click Link: http://www.online-pay.memorybook.com/parent Enter Code: Your online cut of date has passed Price: $25 each ORDERS? If you don’t...

Jump Rope for Heart

Jump Rope for Heart   “IT’S GO TIME!!!” JUMP ROPE FOR HEART (JRFH) HAS LAUNCHED!!! Tokeneke is proud to partner with the American Heart Association to raise awareness and funds to support research and education initiatives for heart health! The...

Tokeneke Blood Drive

Tokeneke Blood Drive Tokeneke School is partnering with the American Red Cross to host its 3rd annual blood drive Sunday, April 2nd from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Blood donations are in honor of our Tokeneke families and friends diagnosed with conditions that put them, and...

Bingo Night

Bingo Night Friday, April 21, 2017!  Please mark your calendars for this fun night of BINGO, prizes, pizza, and a bake sale! Tokeneke’s own Mr. Woodring is on tap to call the games and the 5th grade parents and teachers will be donating their most scrumptious treats...

Passport Around the World

Passport Around the World Tokeneke’s Passport Around the World event on Thursday, March, 9, 2017 from 6-8pm! This exciting cultural celebration will feature country stations, live entertainment, food from around the world and a raffle. In order for this evening...

Book Fair

Happy Camper Book Fair: S’more Fun with Books February 27th - March 3rd The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to our school! What better way to promote reading to our students than by supporting this important literary event. Book Fair Schedule Time Monday B-Day (Preview...

Super Bowl Pancake Breakfast

Super Bowl Pancake Breakfast Are you ready for some football AND pancakes AND bacon??!?!?! The annual Tokeneke Super Bowl Pancake Breakfast is back!  Come enjoy some delicious pancakes and bacon before the big game, on Sunday, February 5th, 2017. TICKETS Breakfast...

Tokeneke Elementary School Family Day

Tokeneke Family Fun Night with the Sound Tigers Save the date for an exciting night of hockey at the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on Saturday, January 21 at 7pm at the Webster Bank Arena! The Tokeneke Chorus (along with the 4 other Darien elementary school choruses) will...

Turkey Drive

Kids Care Club Turkey Drive Pledge to Give! Help less-fortunate families in our community enjoy a happy Thanksgiving this year. Please donate a frozen turkey, chicken, or ham to the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County at our Annual Turkey Drive. Two Easy Ways to...

Veterans Day

Veterans Day With our hearts filled with gratitude and eyes filled with tears, we thank all you brave men and women who sacrificed so much, so that we could have a better life and a country to call home.  Thank you so much. Happy Veteran’s day.  Tokeneke School...

Halloween Parade

Halloween Parade Tokeneke’s Halloween Parade will be on Monday, October 31. Families are invited to come and watch the ELP and K-3rd Parades! Date Time Event Location Oct 31 10:00-10:30 am ELP Halloween Parade Common Room Oct 31 2:00 pm K-3 Halloween Parade Fields ELP...

Pumpkin Share & Assembly

Date Event Location Tuesday Oct 11 Pumpkin Sale $2 Cash in Envelope Thursday Oct 13 ELP Pumpkin Share Great Hall Friday Oct 14 K-5 Pumpkin Share Great Hall Friday Oct 14 K-5 Pumpkin Carnival Assembly (students only / wear orange or Pumpkin Carnival Shirts) Common Room...

MOT

Moms of Tokeneke Introducing MOT (Moms of Tokeneke)! Building a community and building friendships along the way! Please Mark Your Calendars and Save the Date for the following Parent Activities: Nov 17 @9:00 pm: Showing of BAD MOMS movie at the Darien Playhouse...

Parent Open House

Parent Open House Our school wide Parent Open House will be held on Thursday, September 22, in the evening. This is an informative evening for parents and will be held in your student’s classrooms. Remember to bring your checkbook! Buy the Tokeneke Family...

School Picture Day

School Picture Day School Portraits are scheduled for September 28, 2016.  Information will be sent home in your student’s backpack, but you will also be order to order portraits online via credit card or PayPal. To order online go to mylifetouch.com Enter...

Summer Playdates

Summer Playdates Our TPTO “Friendly Family” team is excited to host summer playdates so incoming kids (and parents) can get to know each other before school!  Dates and times are listed below, but subject to change based on weather.  All playdates will be at...

Fall Parent Social

Join us for a night under the stars… book a babysitter and get ready to celebrate the new school year at the annual Tokeneke Fall Parent Social! This is a great opportunity to experience the wonderful Tokeneke School community and for old friends to catch up...

March Conference Week

New Classes offered at Tokenke School and Chelsea Piers Registration opens Monday, 2/29 at 9am Click here to REGISTER Wednesday March 9 @Chelsea Piers CT K-5 1:30-3:30pm Adventures at Chelsea Piers min-20 max-60 $35 (sibling discount at checkout) Thursday March 10...

Spring Fling

Tokeneke School Invites You to the Spring Fling Friday, May 6, 2016 7:00-11:00 pm Dinner and Dancing to Tangled Vine! Live and Silent Auction! Wee Burn Beach Club 6 Anchor Road Rowayton, CT 06853 No Denim or Flip Flops, please We are looking forward to seeing many of...

Girls on the Run

Welcome to Girls on the Run of Fairfield County! Once again, we will be holding the Girls on the Run program this Spring at Tokeneke. The mission of GOTR is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively...

Let ME Run

Let ME Run is a running program for boys & MORE! The trained coaches combine exercise with fun activities and lessons to help boys learn teamwork, build relationship skills, create friendships, grow emotionally, amplify their self-esteem, empower themselves and...

Snack-Packages

The Tokeneke School community has “adopted” the Read School in Bridgeport as our sister school. It has come to our attention that many of the children who attend the Read School are coming home after school hungry and the teachers have been making...

Kids Helping Kids

Please consider helping the Tokeneke Kids Care Club collect art supplies for a Bridgeport school in need. The wish list for the Classical Studies Magnet Academy Art Department is glue sticks, markers, erasers, paint brushes and tape. All items can be brought to the...

After School Classes

Tokeneke Winter After School classes are open for general registration through 1/6/16.  Classes details, descriptions and registration can be found at: www.darienafterschool.com Or, for a printable schedule of classes, click here:  Printable After School Schedule New...

Holiday Toy Drive

Kids Care Club Toy Drive A Success Thank you to everyone who donated a toy during our Kids Care Toy Drive. We were able to collect over 170 toys for Darien Human Services to give to kids here in our own town. And thank you to our Kids Care club and their dedication to...

Graduation

Submit your baby picture now! The easiest way to submit your baby picture is to send it to us electronically: upload your photo directly to the yearbook staff using the form below. Your Name (required): Your Email (required): Student's Name (required): * Student's...

Winter Concert

On Monday, December 14, 2015, the Tokeneke School Music Department will present a Winter Concert. Participating in the concert will be the 4th and 5th grade orchestra, the 5th grade band, and the 4th and 5th grade chorus. The concert, will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the...

Halloween Parade (K-3rd)

Monday, October 31, 2:00-3:00 pm Families welcome! Students should dress in regular clothes, and bring costumes in a marked bag with name. Masks and accessories should NOT come to school. Parade Route: We ask you to stand on the inside of the loop so our children can...

Family Photo Day

The Tokeneke PTO is sponsoring a 2015 Family Photo Day at Tilley Pond in Darien! Saturday, October 10, from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Sunday, October 11, from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm The portrait day is provided by Westport, CT photography studio: This fundraising event...

Tokeneke Kids Care Club

Kids Care Club 2017 Groove-A-Thon The Groove-a-thon is May 22nd, 2:55-4:00 pm The entire school is invited! Join us for an afternoon of dancing and fun for a great cause! Our annual fundraiser will benefit the Read School in Bridgeport this year, and the students at...

2015-2016 Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration will take place in Darien elementary schools in late January and early February 2015.  In order to be eligible to attend kindergarten in 2015-2016, children must be five years of age on or before January 1, 2016. Registration is scheduled for...

IDEA Gifted Program

Referrals for gifted program consideration are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 school year. Students may be recommended by their teachers or their parents for Darien’s program for gifted children, Idea, between December 9, 2014 and January 9, 2015. If...

DAEG Enrichment Programs

Darien Advocates for the Education of the Gifted (DAEG) is a non-profit organization that seeks to promote excellent education for all students throughout Darien.  To that end, we support Darien’s gifted education program (The Idea program) and Darien’s public school...

Pumpkin Carnival

THANK YOU! October 18th marked the 49th year of our annual Tokeneke Pumpkin Carnival. Not only is this event an incredible opportunity to build our strong school community, it is our major fundraiser of the year. We are thrilled to announce the 2014 Pumpkin Carnival...

Infinite Roots

Video: Infinite Roots at Tokeneke (.mov) This last week, you may have heard your children come home from school humming the tunes of some West African songs. As part of our Enrichment program, we brought Henry Jones and his West African drumming group Infinite Roots...

Cirque du Soleil VAREKAI

Dear Tokeneke Families and Teachers! Dan Tamburro, our representative at Webster Bank Arena, has offered Tokeneke a group discount for Cirque Du Soleil’s summer performance of VAREKAI. A captivating forest inhabited by whimsical and enchanted creatures. Click...

New No-Brainer Fundraiser for Tokeneke

We have a new fundraiser this year thanks to the generosity of Michael and Regina Kirshbaum, owners of Agabhumi a great fashion and accessory store specializing in amazing designs from Bali. When you visit the store at 22 Magee Avenue in Stamford between November 22...