Webinar Series Archive

Parent Panel: Reflections of Children Discovering Their Best Today

Dexter Southfield will become more than just your child's school - it will become a community for your family. Three current parents discussed the unique aspects of Dexter Southfield from the parent perspective, including how their children have learned to pursue their personal best in every stage of life - from PreK to alumni. This session included significant time for parent-to-parent Q&A.

Create at Dexter Southfield
  • Fall 2021

Participation in extracurricular programs at Dexter Southfield empowers students to express themselves creatively and to develop a love for innovation and design. We encourage students to push creative boundaries, to learn the value of experimentation, and to pursue emerging interests. Families had the opportunity to hear from faculty members that represent the various ways students are creating at Dexter Southfield.

Fireside Chat with Dr. Marlena Alex, Head of the Lower School
  • Fall 2021

Dr. Marlena Alex, head of the lower school, provided insight into Dexter Southfield's PreK- Class 5 curriculum, the benefits of our intentional single-sex structure, and discussed how our Lower School provides the foundation for students' futures - from middle school to college and beyond.

Three Divisions, One Vibrant Community: A Look Inside Dexter Southfield's Teaching and Learning Model
  • Fall 2021

At the heart of Dexter Southfield's academic program is our belief in learning by doing. Rooted in a long history of academic excellence, our proven model combines academic traditions with innovative teaching and learning styles. We believe in the power of broad-based participation practiced throughout each of our three divisions. Our three division heads came together to discuss this intentional progression, the development of important habits, and our signature programs.

Compete at Dexter Southfield
  • Fall 2021

At Dexter Southfield, we value the importance of a competitive environment while understanding that athletics offers an equally valuable outlet for adolescents to develop their confidence. Rooted in the School's character-based education, our teams conduct themselves with the utmost integrity, displaying teamwork, sportsmanship, and humility. Guided by experienced coaches who are passionate about their respective sports, our students find that their Dexter Southfield athletic experiences lays a foundation for their future. Families had the opportunity to hear from our Athletic Director and program directors.