Arabic Word of the Week
The Arabic Club’s word of the week is: “helu” (حلو), which means sweet, pretty, or cool! Watch students using “helu” in everyday conversation.
Fall Family Weekend Photo Story
Fall Family Weekend gives families the opportunity to visit classes, connect with other parents and get a feel of what Deerfield is all about. Some beautiful fall foliage and a full lot of cars to kick off a great family weekend. Families got the chance to see dancing, singing,...
Opening Days Photo Story
The first two weeks of school are a busy time as they set the stage for the year to come, introduce students to lots of opportunities, and bring the community together. Below are a selection of photos summarizing the major events of the first weeks of school. Mr. Bicknell,...
Welcome Milo Donald DiNicola-Tucker
We’re happy to share the news of the birth of Milo Donald DiNicola-Tucker on August 22. Milo arrived in the wee hours of the morning weighing 9 lbs. and 6 oz. He is the son of Danaë DiNicola of the Communications Office and her husband Brian Tucker. Mom and baby are...
Listen to Me, by Hannah Pittard ’97
The NY Times has just published a review of the a new novel by Hannah Pittard ’97. Check out the review at nytimes.com — and look in your Spring 2016 issue of Deerfield Magazine for more!
Girls Lacrosse Already Looking Ahead to Spring ’17
“We had a strong team and a strong season,” says Coach Allison DiNardo, “because we had both the experience and the talent in place to make a very good showing of ourselves.” Ending the 2016 season with a record of 9 and 5, an abundance of seniors (nine) on...
Deerfield Vigil for Victims of Orlando Shooting
Deerfield community members gathered today to mourn, reflect, and honor those killed in the Orlando shooting. Candles were lit, thoughts and prayers were shared, and a paper garland was made, containing the names and ages of the victims.
Ben Lovejoy ’03 and the Pittsburgh Penguins Win Stanley Cup
Congratulations to Ben Lovejoy ’03 and the Pittsburgh Penguins for winning their fourth Stanley Cup on Sunday against the San Jose Sharks. The Penguins’ 3-1 win eliminated the Sharks in Game 6 of the final series. The team will celebrate in Pittsburgh tomorrow with a parade downtown. According to...
Boys Rowing Takes Bronze at Youth Nationals
Congratulations to the Deerfield Boys First Varsity Boat on earning a Bronze Medal at the 2016 US Rowing Youth Nationals this past weekend! (Photo courtesy of DSPN.) Video Links See a highlight video of the weekend’s races, watch the semifinals (DA race begins around 3:18.00), or see the finals...
Deerfield Magazine Wins “Grand Gold”
The Council for Advancement and Support of Education has named Deerfield Magazine a grand gold award winner in its 2016 Circle of Excellence awards program. A panel of experts selected Deerfield’s entry in the Independent School Magazines category from among 50 entries. In 2016, more than 710 higher education institutions,...