|Wisdom from the NAIS Conference|
When the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) announced last year that their annual conference was going to be held in Boston in 2015, we quickly went to work on how Derryfield could take advantage of the location. Ultimately, we were able to bring every DS faculty member to last week’s conference - an amazing commitment by the school. Although we made up less than one percent of the conference’s 5000+ attendees, our presence was felt. In addition to attending, six different DS faculty/administration members were involved in three different presentations. The primary goal, however...
|2015 Scholar Athletes Named|
It’s all about balance, and being the best you can be while engaging both your body and your mind. Derryfield promotes theses qualities and every year there are several students chosen as Scholar Athletes by the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association that embody these characteristics...
|Creating a Mosaic: A Portrait of Middle School Student Success|
Beginning two years ago, as the iPad program was being developed in the Middle School, Pete Brandt and Lindley Shutz began to lead the faculty in discussions about what characteristics they wanted to develop in their students. Teaching history, math and English was one thing, but the teachers felt that less tangible qualities are also critical in building a foundation for success, both as students and later on in life....
|Breakthrough Super Saturday|
|Breakthrough College Bound Saturdays|
Location: Middle School
Boys' Varsity Basketball vs. Lin-Wood