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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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Calling all Dexter Southfield Athletics fans to the sidelines this week! Congratulations to varsity girls' soccer, volleyball, football, and cross country for extending their seasons. Varsity girls' soccer will host a quarterfinal game on Main Field on Wednesday, while the football team's bowl game will take place at Gillette Stadium on Friday evening at 6 p.m. The volleyball team will make its first tournament appearance since the program began and eight cross country runners have qualified for this weekend's All-Star Meet. Good luck to all teams!

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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We’re less than one month away from our annual Thanksgiving Alumni Reception! Kick off the holiday weekend with fellow classmates and members of the alumni board at Fat Baby on Wednesday, November 27 from 5-7 p.m (note the new day!). Click below to register – we can’t wait to see you!

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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