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Alumni Events

List of 4 events.

  • Oct

    Alumni Spotlight Networking Breakfast and Assembly

    Join members of the Derryfield community on Thursday, October 26 at 7:30 a.m., for The Derryfield School Alumni Council's fourth annual Alumni Spotlight Networking Breakfast in the Gateway Building Seminar Room. This year's event features four Derryfield alumni working in the field of medicine: Ryan Bouchard '97 (Ora, Inc.), Joyia Rich Fazelat '96 (The Elliot Hospital), Heidi Lindner Kurland '02 (Lindner Dental), and Emily Newick '97 (Himilayan Cataract Project). Find out more about them in their bios below, and join other alumni, parents, faculty, and students for breakfast and to hear their stories!
    Please email to let us know you'll be there. If you have any questions in the meantime, don't hesitate to contact Director of Alumni Development Alice Handwerk at
    Location: Gateway Seminar Room
  • Nov

    GVBK Program Celebration (Basketball)

    Location: Gym
  • Nov

    DC Alumni Gathering

  • Jan

    Alumni Council Meeting

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Reunion Weekend

We look forward to welcoming you home to Derryfield the weekend of Friday, May 19, 2017. Reunions are specifically for classes ending in 2 and 7, but all alumni are welcome to join us. If you are interested in helping out with planning, please contact Alice Handwerk to get involved. Don't miss this weekend of festivities!

FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017

Founders' Day, 10:15 a.m.,  Nancy S. Boettiger Theater
Founders' Day Speaker, Katherine Stanley Obando '97; Founders' Scholar Speaker, Paige Voss '17; Founders' Scholar announcement; and presentation of the Distinguished Alumni and Alumni Service Awards

Classroom visits, 12:45 - 2:30, Middle and Upper Schools
Attend DS classes – get back in the classroom and join a
favorite teacher or audit a class of interest

Girls' Varsity Lacrosse vs. Belmont, 4:00
Derryfield Turf Field

Boys' Varsity Tennis vs. Bishop Guertin,
Come see Coach Berk's boys in his final DS tennis season

Art Show,
 ongoing, Lyceum Gallery
Featuring student artwork

Upper School Play, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged), 7:00 p.m., Nancy S. Boettiger Theater

Student-led campus tours available throughout
the school-day (8:00 a.m.-2:45 p.m.)

SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2017  
Upper School Play, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged), 2:00 p.m., Nancy S. Boettiger Theater

Student-led Campus Tour,
 4:30 p.m., Gateway Building 2nd floor

Vision for the Future, 5:00 p.m., The Lockwood Lyceum
Update from Head of School Dr. Mary Halpin Carter on exciting new initiatives on campus

Reunion Cocktail Reception and Retirement Gathering for Steve Mathes and Jennifer Melkonian, 5:30 - 7:30, Gateway Building

Upper School Play, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged), 7:00 p.m., Nancy S. Boettiger Theater

Individual class parties as determined by each reunion class

Classes of 1992 and 1997 -
Stark Brewing Company, 500 Commercial St., Manchester
Private room starting between 8:00 and 8:30pm after a previous party clears out

Reunion Reps



Walt Milne
Dan Muskat
Neal Polshuk

Kathleen Rutty Fey

Hilary Hornor Boynton
Geoff Fiedler
Angela Calvetti Hornor

Jed Cahill
Jess Shute Weber

Heather French Cobb
Kristen Geiger Cochran
Anne Lucas Durham

Lauren Baker


Contact Info

Alice J. Handwerk
Director of Alumni Development
The Derryfield School
2108 River Road
Manchester, NH 03104-1302
phone 603.669.4524, ext. 6104
fax 603.625.9713

The Derryfield School

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