THE DEPOT YOUTH CENTER
High School Offerings
The Darien Depot is pleased to offer programs, events and activities throughout the year for Darien students entering 9th through 12th grades whether they attend public, private, or homeschool programs. Click on a program to learn more.
Middle School Offerings
As well as for high schoolers, The Depot Youth Center offers a variety of events and activities throughout the year for 6th-8th grade students, whether they attend public, private, or homeschool programs.
*Across multiple national surveys and studies from the past five years in the United States, there is evidence that many kids are in crisis and the percentages below are increasing:
10th-12th Graders who agree “I often feel left out/lonely”
Teens who spend 3+ hours a day on electronics and are 35% more likely to have a risk factor for suicide
DHS students who do not finish college in four years
Teens who say anxiety or depression is a major problem
*2019 US News Best High School Rankings, Dr. Dan Brenner, Dr. Jean Twenge; Atlantic Magazine September 2017; Pew Research Center, February 20, 2018.