Eighth-grader Hannah Peters received First Prize in the printmaking category and Best in Show overall at this year's SISAL (Small Independent School Arts League) exhibit held at Dexter-Southfield School April 17-26.
As part of DCD's Program Review in Math, last week, the school welcomed math experts from area schools and organizations. Our visitors spent three days at DCD observing classes, talking with teachers and administrators, and interviewing parents and students.
We’re starting a new school-wide kindness project at DCD! Spearheaded by Spanish Teacher Señora Andrade, “Amigos Invisibles” is a special project that involves students, teachers, and staff members sending and receiving anonymous notes of kindness and encouragement throughout DCD.
Back to School for Grandparents and Special Friends
From Pre-K to grade 8, DCD’s classrooms and halls were bursting at the seams as grandparents and special friends joined their loved ones for an opportunity to experience what it’s like to be a student at Dedham Country Day.
The Lowell Center at DCD was definitely the place to be before the start of spring break! It was time for the annual Lower School Visual and Performing Arts Assembly when students from first grade to fifth grade had an opportunity to share the fruits of their hard work in both the visual and performing arts at DCD.
Dedham Country Day School recognized middle-school student-athletes for their performance during the winter season. Coaches presented awards for basketball, hockey, and squash at two all-school morning assemblies held on February 25 and March 5. Fourteen players in all were recognized.
Folk singer and songwriter Edie Carey ’88 returned to the DCD stage for a special concert on Monday, February 25th. Since 1999, Edie has been touring and singing at festivals, colleges, and listening rooms across the U.S., Canada, and Europe often performing alongside such other well-known artists as Sara Bareilles, Brandi Carlile, Emmylou Harris, Lyle Lovett, and Shawn Mullins.