International Students

Your Path to Excellence

The Derryfield School is enriched by the presence of international students and we work hard to support them as they adjust to their new home and culture. Our international students live with host families coordinated by our partner agency. In recent years, students from Australia, Cambodia, Canada, China, Germany, and Vietnam have studied at and graduated from The Derryfield School with profound outcomes!

Aim High


Derryfield students experience a rigorous high school academic program, focused on building the critical skill sets needed to be successful in college and beyond, while also inspiring them to discover their talents as athletes, artists, and global citizens.

College Outcomes

100% 4-Year University Acceptance Rate

Students are supported by our college counseling office throughout their time at Derryfield in order to achieve the best outcomes possible!

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Application Process

The Derryfield School is a SEVIS-accredited institution and is able to issue I-20 documentation for the F1-Visa application upon student enrollment. Students requiring an F-1 visa must complete the international student application

Students that require both an F-1 visa and a homestay placement should apply to The Derryfield School through our Exclusive Agency Partner, ABC Education Group. ABC Education Group is fully CSIET certified and serves students from 50+ countries across Asia, North America, Europe, and Latin America. Interested students should complete an online inquiry, or contact Tammy Becker at

Still unsure where to start? Contact Shannon Best at

About ABC Education Group

ABC Education Group provides a seamless and supportive experience studying abroad.

Simplified Admissions

The entire process is streamlined for quick decision-making.

Rigorous Host Family Vetting to Ensure Student Safety

Thorough screening, detailed application review, background checks for all aged 18 and above, in-person home visits and interviews, and comprehensive training for host families before the student’s arrival.

Precise Host Family Matching to Maximize Personality Fit

We understand the importance of an interest/personality match for students and host families to ensure the best possible experience.

Post-Arrival Support and Monthly Check-Ins

A landing orientation is done within two weeks of the student’s arrival, followed by regular monthly check-ins by our dedicated local team. ABC staff act as a bridge for students, parents, host families, and schools to promote smooth communication and mediation, as needed.

Homestays and Student Life


At The Derryfield School, we prioritize your comfort and integration into the community. We collaborate closely with homestay coordinators and local families to provide a supportive and nurturing environment as you adjust to your new culture. Our goal is to ensure that you feel at home while experiencing the best of American education and lifestyle. Join us and become part of a caring community dedicated to your success and well-being.

At The Derryfield School, student life is rich with opportunities for international students to thrive and grow. Here, you can pursue your passions, participate in athletics, join diverse clubs and activities, and engage with the community through meaningful service learning projects.

Our dedicated International Student Advisor ensures that you can fully immerse yourself in the American experience. Enjoy visits to bustling metropolitan cities, renowned museums, and prestigious universities, all within easy reach.

The Multicultural Student Union (MSU) at Derryfield provides a welcoming space for students interested in exploring and celebrating cultural diversity. Engage in thoughtful discussions, address important issues, and connect with peers from different backgrounds.

Manchester, NH

Nestled on a picturesque 70+ acre wooded campus, The Derryfield School in Manchester, New Hampshire, offers an exceptional environment for international students. Experience state-of-the-art facilities in a vibrant community just an hour north of Boston and Logan International Airport, ensuring convenient access.