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!
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!
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.
It's one thing to study this country's food system from a New England point of view, but how does the discussion change when your classmates are from California, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Florida? Join Derryfield teacher Regina Assetta, two Derryfield students, and other students from across the country as they explore how we get food from “farm to fork."
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.
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.