Two courses of history are required: one of non-U.S. taken in either 9th or 10th grade; and one of U.S. History, usually taken in 11th grade (or 12th grade if the student engages in off-campus study during 11th grade).
Students have a variety of opportunities to travel abroad through the Center for Service and Global Citizenship travel programs that run domestic and international trips during school breaks.
Study abroad and term-away is available to students through approved, partnered-programs. Study abroad is available in 10th through 12th grade, but typically students who choose to go abroad will do so during their junior year. Read more about off-campus study opportunities online here.
Yes. In order to garner Honors distinction a student must have a cumulative term average above 90.0%. High Honors requires an average of 93.0% or above. You can read more about Deerfield’s honor roll online here.
Yes! We have several that prepare students for AP exams and others that, with some additional student self-study, students can be well-prepared for the AP exams.