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Admission & Community Events

List of 8 events.

  • Jan
    5

    SSAT Testing - National Test Date

    Location: Upper School Main Entrance
  • Jan
    10

    Admission Open House

    Does your child look forward to going to school every day? Derryfield students do! Join us for a winter open house where you’ll take a student-led tour of campus, ask questions of a student panel, and meet admission personnel and faculty members. A brief reception to follow. Bring the whole family – everyone is invited!

    Register Now!

    Location: Lyceum, Upper School
  • Jan
    11

    Open Classroom - International Relations with Dr. Mary Karlin

    Witness students debate in the Israeli Knesset as to whether or not Israel should stage a conventional military strike on Iranian nuclear assets. 

    Please call the Admission Office at 603.669.4524, option 3 or email admission@derryfield.org to register.
    Location: Admission Office, Gateway Building
  • Jan
    18

    Open Classroom - Public Speaking with Mr. Bill Westenberg

    This class ought to be required! It's certainly a Derryfield elective favorite where students study diverse forms of public speech, dissect their successes and failures, and test their own. Persuasive speeches rule the floor on this day!
     
    Please call the Admission Office at 603.669.4524, option 3 or email admission@derryfield.org to register.
    Location: Admission Office, Gateway Building
  • Jan
    19

    SSAT Testing - Flex Test Date

    Location: Upper School Main Entrance
  • Jan
    22

    Open Classroom - Ceramics with Ms. Becky Barsi

    Roll up your sleeves and throw some clay with us! This class covers all creative and expressive aspects of clay. Students learn the fundamentals of hand-building and mold-making, as well as the history of ceramic art.

    Please call the Admission Office at 603.669.4524, option 3 or email admission@derryfield.org to register.
    Location: Admission Office, Gateway Building
  • Jan
    24

    Open Classroom - STEM-X: Innovation with Dr. Marco Masoni

    Join the Innovation crew as they begin to tackle the physical and intellectual challenges of creating the solutions to real-world problems. In this class, students learn to approach projects with an innovator's mindset, which includes collaboration, grit, empathy, experimentation, investigation, reflection, creative problem solving, and storytelling. 

    Please call the Admission Office at 603.669.4524, option 3 or email admission@derryfield.org to register.
    Location: Admission Office, Gateway Building
  • Feb
    1
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Directions

List of 3 items.

  • From the East or West

    Take Route 101 to I-93 North. Follow I-93 to Manchester Exit 9N. At the first traffic light (Bank of America) turn left onto West Alice Avenue, which makes a sharp left turn and ends at a stop sign. Turn right onto Bicentennial Drive and go to the bottom of the hill to the stop sign. You are facing The Derryfield School campus. To go to the main entrance, turn left and the entrance will be on the right. To go directly to the Admission Office, go straight at the stop sign across River Road into our Middle School entrance. Part way down the hill, turn left into the large lot next to the Gateway Building. On the left, you will see four reserved spots for Admission. Take the staircase on your left, which leads to the front of the Gateway Building and directly into our Admission reception area.
  • From the North or South

    Take Interstate-93 to Manchester Exit 9N. At the first traffic light (Bank of America) turn left onto West Alice Avenue, which makes a sharp left turn and ends at a stop sign. Turn right onto Bicentennial Drive and go to the bottom of the hill to the stop sign. You are facing The Derryfield School campus. To go to the main entrance, turn left and the entrance will be on the right. To go directly to the Admission Office, go straight at the stop sign across River Road into our Middle School entrance. Part way down the hill, turn left into the large lot next to the Gateway Building. On the left, you will see four reserved spots for Admission. Take the staircase on your left, which leads to the front of the Gateway Building and directly into our Admission reception area.
  • From the Southwest

    (Bedford, Amherst, Nashua, Hollis): Take I-293 North along the Merrimack River past downtown Manchester. Take Exit 6, Amoskeag Bridge. Follow your first right off of the rotary. Move into the left lane and stay left over the river to the light at Elm Street. Turn left on Elm, and left again at the next light onto Webster Street. Turn right onto River Road. Follow approximately two miles to Derryfield's main campus. (Note: Continue straight at the stop sign where Union Street intersects with River Road.) The main entrance will be on the left. To go directly to the Admission Office, go approximately 200 yards past the main entrance and turn left into the Middle School entrance. Part way down the hill, turn left into the large lot next to the Gateway Building. On the left, you will see four reserved spots for Admission. Take the staircase on your left, which leads to the front of the Gateway Building and directly into our Admission reception area.

Meet the Office

List of 5 members.

  • Susan Grodman 

    Associate Head of School
    Ext. 2106
    Bio
  • Kathleen Rutty-Fey 

    Director of Enrollment
    Ext. 6204
    Bio
  • Alexandra Donovan 

    Assistant Director of Admission
    Bio
  • Sarah Edwards 

    Financial Aid Specialist
    Ext. 6202
  • Joy Jaworski 

    Admission Associate
    Ext. 6203

The Derryfield School

2108 River Road, Manchester, NH 03104     p: 603.669.4524     f: 603.625.9715