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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

  • Join us on the Ice!

    We are happy to offer free skating events to the community this winter. Learn more.


Congratulations to Mary Grace Kelley '15 and her teammates on winning Boston University's first Beanpot Championshi…

Due to the impending storm, all students will be dismissed at 2:30 this afternoon. Buses will arrive at their stops…

Class 2 boys enjoyed showing their parents how much their skills in the water have improved during yesterday's annu…

Jacob Deveikas '22 will represent Dexter Southfield at the Poetry Out Loud regional competition in Boston in early…

Congratulations to Addie Faggas '18 for being named to @UofAlabama's Dean List for her academics this past fall. Ke…

Congratulations to all of our Class 6, 7, and 8 mathematicians who placed in first, second, and third on the AMC 8!

Good Road Win for our girls at NCDS! Way to work ladies! Time to rest up and get after it tomorrow! Go DXSF??… Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School

Good team win on the road! Girls fought hard on both sides of the basketball after a very slow start to the game! P… Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School

FINAL: DXSF: 3-0 :@BrooksHockey Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School

BV Hockey Final: @DXSF_Athletics DXSF 2 - THAYER 1 @NEPSAC @ISLSPORTS @PatriotLedger @USHRhockey @NZPrepHockey Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School

Huge Win at home against a very scrappy and tough gritty team in Winsor! Our girls fought and showed out for the cr… Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School

The boys defeated @WAPrepHoop 43-32 Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School



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