Annual Enrollment

(formerly known as Back to School)

Deerfield Academy students and families must complete a variety of tasks to enroll each year. All required tasks will be listed on the annual enrollment checklist on DAinfo (online student portal) starting the week of April 20. New families will receive instructions to retrieve log in credentials via email after April 10.

Access Annual Enrollment Checklist Via DAinfo (Starting April 23)

Important Dates and Deadlines for Annual Enrollment

March 10

Admission decisions released

New student enrollment packets sent to parent/guardian email via DocuSign*

April 10Deadline for new student enrollments and deposits
April 23

Enrollment checklist launch on DAinfo for new and returning students

New student enrollment part 2 packets sent to parent/guardian email via DocuSign

Returning student enrollment packets sent to parent/guardian email via DocuSign

May 15Enrollment deadline
June 1Health Center tasks deadline

*Have questions about the DocuSign packet? 

Important Contacts

Admission: 413-774-1400,
Finance: 413-774-1494,
Student Life:  413-774-1450,
Academics:  413-774-1470,
Health Center:  413-774-1600,
ITS Helpdesk:  413-774-1444,


Frequently Asked Questions

The Deerfield Parents Network (DPN) is an organization aimed at building partnerships among Deerfield parents, and between parents and the Academy. Schools like Deerfield no longer serve “in the place of parents,” but rather “along side of parents.” The goal of the Parents Network is to improve the Deerfield experience for all students and their families through several initiatives.

The Deerfield Parents Network does not have a formal office. The network of parents, staff, and volunteers spans the globe.

Sending an email to is a good first point of contact for general inquiries. We’ll help you get in touch with members to answer your questions or help you to get involved.

There are many ways for a parent to support Deerfield. You can join the First Link program; you can attend student performances or athletic events; or make a contribution in programs that benefit students and the Academy’s efforts to create the best environment for learning.

Contact the Deerfield Parents Network