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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 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.

Yesterday, Class 5 girls taught Class 4 how to use PowerPoint. This tradition has existed for the last four years a…

Great meeting @DX_SF_School #girlsinstem meeting women in STEM helps them understand the diversity of STEM-based c… Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School

Check out Class 3 student Christian Figueroa's report on Xander Bogaerts which aired on the NESN CLUBHOUSE!

Beautiful end to a hard practice tonight on the main field at Dexter Southfield. @DXSF_Athletics Retweeted by Dexter Southfield @DX_SF_School

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

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

Yesterday's Class 1 visit from WingMasters was a real "hoot!"

Yesterday's Class 1 visit from @WingMasters_ was a "hoot!"

There's never a dull moment for our Pre-K boys, who are learning about the important function of their lungs.

Congratulations to Jacob Deveikas '22 for his outstanding performance at the Poetry Out Loud State semi-finals last…

Due to the impending snow storm, and our concern for the safety of our students, Dexter Southfield will be closed t…

All campus activities & events are canceled for Sat., March 2. This includes the Admissions Skate Party, Open Famil…


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