Learning Everyday at Darden Primary Center

Darden Primary Center is a high-quality elementary school located in Clay Township in the northern section of the South Bend Community School Corporation.  Darden serves grades K – 4 and has a diverse student population of over 500 students.  At Darden, students are challenged through high academic standards and behavioral expectations in a caring, supportive, and positive environment.  Our curriculum emphasizes deep learning in Language Arts and mathematics as well as science, social studies, art, music, and physical education. Our highly capable staff works to provide quality learning for every student every day and believes that growth comes through hard work, effort, and practice.

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Patricia Karban

Amy Tatay
Secretary to the Principal

Laura Volheim
Half-time Secretary

Kristin Amsler
Administrative Assistant

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