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About Our School

Davenport Ridge Elementary School

1300 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT 06905
Phone: (203) 977-4291
Fax: (203) 977-5116
Michael Pisseri, Principal
Melissa Fano-Dropick, Interim Assistant Principal

Davenport Ridge Elementary School is a comprehensive learning community. While we service many areas of Stamford, we pride ourselves on being a school that has a close neighborhood feel and support system. Our staff prides itself on having positive relationships with children and families. Watch us “SOAR to Success!”

Regular school hours 9:00 am - 3:15 pm
Early Dismissal hours 9:00 am - 1:20 pm
2- hour Delayed Opening 11:00 am - 3:15 pm



Davenport Ridge Elementary School is located on 13 acres of pristine land in north Stamford. The school is comprised of approximately 650 students and 75 certified and non-certified staff members. The school is a microcosm of the United States. It is diverse in nature and focuses on meeting the needs of each individual child in a manner that is thoughtful and focused on 21st century learning skills.


At Davenport Ridge, students and staff S.O.A.R. to success everyday. 

S.O.A.R. stands for Safety First, Outstanding Effort, Accept Responsibilityand Respect for All.

We are a Banner School Award Winner in the State of Connecticut for positive school climate.