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6-12 & Ungraded|Private
389 students
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School leader:  Dr. Mary Halpin Carter
2108 River Road
Manchester, NH 03104

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(603) 669-4524
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"Our school is known for its outstanding college-preparatory day school program."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus, Creative writing, Dance...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, Latin, Spanish
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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · April 06, 2016
Derryfield has positives and negatives. Positives: very good teaching in general, and even some exceptionally gifted teachers. Good training in the 5-paragraph essay, using evidence to support a thesis statement. Caring adults. Negatives: hard... more

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Submitted by a student · January 18, 2016
My 7 years at Derryfield can only be described as one giant headache. Filled with few goods things and a plethora of bad things.

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Submitted by a community member · October 03, 2015
I was a student at Derryfield for 7th and 8th grade. Most of the teachers were fantastic and I gained a lot from my experience at Derryfield. However, I'm fairly confident that I was discriminated against for my political affiliations. I... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 30, 2014
Be careful sending your child here. Note that after a negative post there is a flurry of positive 5 star reports. Gee, do you think someone from the school tells someone to post glowing reports? Check out the colleges many graduates go to. Never... more

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Derryfield is accredited by NEASC and belongs to independent school member associations NAIS, AISNE, and ISANNE. While 100% of our graduates attend 4-year college, over 80% are admitted to one of their top 3 schools. One-third of Derryfield's students receive need-based financial aid or merit scholarship. In 2012 Derryfield was granted a $2 million grant to endowed financial aid for gifted and talented students who require need-based aid. Come visit!

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The Derryfield School
2108 River Road, Manchester, NH  03104
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 26 reviews. (603) 669-4524
Last modified The Derryfield School is a Private school
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