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Dexter Southfield provides students with opportunities to lead and to build confidence as they explore, create, build skills, and follow passions. Through all three divisions they strive to live by the School's motto, "Our Best Today, Better Tomorrow."

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The Best of Both Worlds

A Shared, 36-Acre Campus in Brookline, Mass.

At Dexter Southfield, boys and girls play to their strengths and build confidence to last a lifetime. Learn More


"Our Best Today, Better Tomorrow"

Education That Evolves As A Student Grows

From Pre-K through Class 12, there is an intentional progression allowing students to build on their experience and to grow across all grade levels. Learn More


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    Children's Book Illustrators

    Class 6 students learned the art of silkscreen printing to create a book's illustrations. Read more.

  • Explore Dexter Southfield

    Discover what makes the Dexter Southfield experience so unique. Learn more.

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    Alumni Magazine

    The latest issue of the Dexter Southfield Alumni Magazine is available online. Read

  • Building a Better Tomorrow

    The School's latest project will transform campus and the student experience. Read more.

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Class 1 and 2 parents were on campus last week to see how their children have grown their skills on the ice. Visit the full gallery on SmugMug and use password: dxsf-skating19

The School has announced “Building a Better Tomorrow,” a $15 million project that will transform the campus and imp…

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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The School has announced “Building a Better Tomorrow,” a $15 million project that will transform the campus and improve the student experience for all grades. Dexter Southfield will break ground this June on the project’s major component, a new lower school complex for grades Pre-K through Class 5. Read more:

On Tuesday, March 5, Class 3 students visited Concord Museum. Students explored colonial attire, crafted designs on…

Class 6 Students Become Children's Book Illustrators
Last spring, our Class 5 students (now Class 6) learned about the nonprofit, Ethiopia Reads! The organization’s mission is to empower and strengthen Ethiopian communities through the art of reading.


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