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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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At Dexter Southfield, lower, middle, and upper school students learn together in a unique environment where each child thrives - all on one beautiful campus.

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Today’s featured members of the Class of 2020 have made countless contributions to the Dexter Southfield Community. From founding the American Discourse Club, serving as a Senior Class Representative, and planning orientation events to participating in and promoting the School’s athletics programs on the volleyball court, Charles River, and social media, this group of students has done it all! Congratulations and best of luck next year Eric, Grace, Thomas, Nikki, and Georgia! #DXSF2020

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The Class of 2020 will be remembered as an extraordinarily talented group of students who have impacted our community in many ways. Whether serving as leaders through our MFA student docent program, being valued members of our athletic teams, or excelling in the classroom, we will miss their many contributions! Congratulations Stephen, Cate, Jenny, Evan, Melina, Patrick, Zach, and Sofia! #DXSF2020

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The Class of 2020 may soon be alumni, but we look forward to frequent visits back to campus from many of the graduates who will still have younger siblings at Dexter Southfield. Congratulations Aidan, Grace, Kelleher, Herbie, and Danny! We hope you come back often! #DXSF2020

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From winning the Poetry Out Loud finals to starting the School’s Ski Club and participating in the LEAD and Community Service clubs, our seniors do it all! Thank you to Shelstie, Evan, Alanna, Danny, and Lauren for sharing your passions and helping to make Dexter Southfield such a special place. Congratulations! #DXSF2020

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Today's #TBT celebrates several members of the Class of 2020 who have been with us since early on in their Dexter Southfield experience, including a few graduates who have been at Dexter Southfield for 14 years! Congratulations Maxie, Hugo, Victoria, Craig, Aris, Katrina, Daniel, Olivia, and Anthony! #DXSF2020

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Today we celebrate another group of our Class of 2020 student athletes who will continue competing in college! We look forward to watching these players - and many more - find continued success at the next level. Congratulations Amel, Carlo, Luke, John, Lily, Bryan, Francisco, Jaden, Ben, and Jack! #DXSF2020


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