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Dexter Southfield is dedicated to giving young men and women a foundation for excellence. Through time well spent here, they become leaders, lifelong learners, and engaged citizens who are prepared to achieve their personal best through every stage of life.

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We can’t believe that the last alumni hockey and basketball games (and first-ever alumnae hockey game!) were almost a year ago! It’s not too late to sign up for this year’s event on Monday, 12/23 to get back on the ice/court and catch up with fellow classmates. Register now using the link below.

Members of the community share words of wisdom with our soon-to-be graduates as they prepare for their next chapter…

Students Watch Historic Black Hole Press Conference
On Wednesday, April 10, students assembled in the Clay Center Lecture Hall to watch the press conference announcing the first image ever made of a black hole and its surroundings.

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Due to the weather forecast and campus clean-up efforts, and for the safety of all students, faculty, and staff, there will be NO SCHOOL tomorrow, Tuesday, December 3. All classes, athletics, activities, and events have been canceled. We wish you a warm and safe day.

The Class 5 Ensemble has been busy rehearsing for this week's boys' and girls' Pre-K-Class 5 Music Festivals! Perfo…

Third Annual Wellness Day
Upper school students spent Wednesday, January 23, focused on aspects of health and wellness. The School’s third annual Wellness Day began with a presentation from Andrew Onimus, director of corporate programs of Minding Your Mind.

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Tomorrow evening at 7 p.m. the Upper School Theater Program will perform "Fall One-Acts." The two, 45-minute performances include "Why Do We Laugh" by Stephen Gregg and "Tracks" by Peter Tarsi. We hope you can join us in the Clay Center Lecture Hall - and good luck to the cast and crew who have dedicated the fall to rehearsals!


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