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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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25 reviews

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Overall:
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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Submitted by a parent · May 14, 2014
I am a 1982 grad of DS - both my kids attend DS. I credit Derryfield with creating the amazing people my children have become. They have learned so much in class but that is the least of their accomplishments. Each of their teachers have proven... 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
(603) 669-4524
Last modified The Derryfield School is a Private school
The Derryfield School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 25 reviews. Top