Darlington School is working diligently to prepare for the first day of school on Aug. 17, 2020. Guided by the recommendations from the Center for Disease Control, the Georgia Department of Health, and the Georgia Department of Education, Darlington is continuing to refine a plan of action that is feasible, practical, and tailored to the needs of our unique community.
View the Community Wellness Guide for updates on plans and strategies as Darlington prepares for the opening of school. Please note that plans, strategies, and details are continuing to be determined and will be communicated once finalized.
Please upload a completed Medical Form and Physical, current Immunization record, and proof of medical insurance through the Registration Parent Portal. All forms are available in the portal. If you have any questions about uploading the documents, please contact Wendy Payne (Pre-K to 8) or Denise Evans (Upper School). If you have questions about logging into the Darlington website, please contact Paige Hamil.
August 11: Pre-K to 8 “New to You” Orientation
For new families only, details/protocols to follow prior to the event.
Pre-K to 5 (5-6 p.m.)
Grades 6-8 (6-7 p.m.)
August 13, from 5-7:30 p.m.: Pre-K to 8 “Meet the Teacher”
For all Pre-K to 8 families, details/protocols to follow prior to the event.
All families will be assigned to a specific time-slot based on last names.
August 14-15: ALL: Tiger Pride Used Uniform Sale and Uniform Source Uniform Sale
Tiger Pride Used Uniform Sale will be held in the Van Es Arena in the Huffman Center
Uniform Source New Uniform Sale will be held in the Wrestling Room in the Huffman Center
Exact times TBD
August 14: Upper School: Move-in Day for Boarding Students
Details/protocols to follow prior to the event.
August 15: Upper School: Orientation for Students and Families
This orientation is required for all ninth-grade students, all boarding students, and all new day students entering grades 10-12. Details/protocols to follow prior to the event.
August 18: Pre-K to 8 “Back to School Night”
Virtual Google Meets ONLY, details/protocols to follow prior to the event
Pre-K to 5 - (5-6 p.m.)
Grades 6-8 - (6-7:40 p.m.) *times based on specific grade levels
NOTE: The Purple Tie Affair has been postponed. Details to come from the Advancement Office.