Alumni Council Welcomes New Members
At the first meeting of the 2019-2020 school year, the Alumni Council welcomed Meredith Leyden '11 as a new member and Kyra Chen '20, Emma Pyles '20, and Emerson Bracy '20 as this year's Senior Class representatives.
Meredith attended American University after graduating from Derryfield where she majored in Public Relations & Strategic Communication and Marketing. She returned to Derryfield in 2015 where she served as the Associate Director of Admission until June 2018. She now works as a Staffing Consultant at the Beacon Hill Staffing Group in Boston.
Kyra is currently the captain of the Derryfield swim team and competitive swimmer outside of school, a school year Breakthrough Manchester Teaching Intern, and an Admission Ambassador. Her favorite teacher here at DS is Dr. Karlin.
Emma is a member of the Cross Country, Nordic Skiing, and Track teams at DS. She is also a co-captain of the Mock Trial team and Model United Nations.
Emerson leads the Entrepreneurs Club, a club he co-founded last year with Dr. Masoni, as well as the Latin Club. He also serves as a member of the Disciplinary Council and the Derryfield Robotics Club. He plays three seasons of sports: Soccer, Alpine Skiing, and Lacrosse and his favorite class at DS and planned college major is Physics.
Located in Manchester, NH, The Derryfield School is a private day school for grades 6-12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.