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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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Submitted by a student · July 26, 2016
I have been a DS student for the past 6 years and I would not change a single thing about my experience! While the work was challenging at times, teachers never let me fall behind and were always available for help. I have been encouraged to push... more

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a student · July 26, 2016
I believe that students should be given enough homework to challenge them, but not discourage them. Only through challenging material can a deeper understanding be developed.

Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a community member · May 25, 2016
Bar none. INCREDIBLE teachers, with true impact on their students. Teaching through experiences, stories and passion for the topic.

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Submitted by a community member · May 25, 2016
Gratitude - that is the one word that comes to mind every time I hear someone mention Derryfield. After four years at this school, four years of college, and one year in the workforce - I have come to realize that Derryfield is where I learned the... 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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Last modified: July 26, 2016
Last modified The Derryfield School is a Private school
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