2020 Tidbits for New Deerfield Parents

The First Link Committee of the Deerfield Parents Network (DPN) has put together this list of “tidbits”—useful information that you’ll find helpful as your child gets

Welcome to the 2020-2021 School Year

Fall 2020:  Healthy Beginnings As we enjoy the final weeks of summer, anticipation and excitement are growing for the beginning of the school year. We

Preparing for Move-in: Keep it Simple

We gathered seasoned parents’ advice on packing and move-in so that you and your child will have a great start to the school year. The message is clear–keep it simple!  Here are our tips.

Family Dinner at Deerfield

Sit Down Dinner at Deerfield Deerfield has a long standing tradition of the sit-down dinner.   This was NOT a positive for our daughter when

Dangers Related to Vaping

Deerfield Parents and Guardians, With the recent news of vaping related lung disease including seven deaths (https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/severe-lung-disease.html), I just spoke at School Meeting again about

Welcome to the Parent Lounge

A new Parent Lounge is now open in the living room of the Ephraim Williams house. The Ephraim Williams house (or EW, as many call

Your Child as an Alumni Ambassador?

Deerfield’s alumni network spans the world and is served primarily by the Office of Advancement and the Communications Office. We invite current students to take

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Sending an email to dpn@deerfield.edu 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.

Important student dates can be found on the students bulletin calendar.

Contact the Deerfield Parents Network

Julia Flannery
Director of Parent Engagement