A demolition crew was hard at work today dismantling “the Barn”—one of the first steps in the construction of Deerfield’s new athletics complex, which is scheduled to open in the Fall of 2018.
Here’s a glimpse of the dynamic community you’ve been invited to join! Questions as you make your decision? The Admission Office can help!
An apparently ordinary rabbit’s hole in a farmer’s field leads to an underground sanctuary said to have been used by devotees of a medieval religious order—but is everything what it seems?
The world’s third-largest asset manager installed a bronze statue of a defiant girl in front of Wall Street’s iconic charging bull statue on Tuesday morning as part of its new campaign to pressure companies to add more women to their boards.
Sam Khalifa ’14, currently an undergraduate at Columbia University, claimed the 2017 Pool Trophy and the men’s individual national squash title over the weekend.
Alumnus and former FCC Chairman Robert McDowell ’81 shared some advice for civil discourse with students at this week’s School Meeting.
The Winter ’17 issue of Deerfield Magazine!
This past weekend marked an epic weekend of squash at Deerfield Academy! The girls varsity squash team captured the Class A New England Squash Championship as co-champions with Greenwich Academy. Congratulations!!!
Tim Geer ’70 was founding Chairman of the Deerfield Black Students Coalition in 1970. His writeup from that year’s Pocumtuck appears on the left. More DBSC material is on view in the Archives display case, lower level of the Boyden Library.
Saturday’s games are at Loomis but you can watch from anywhere tomorrow, February 25, 2017, via Livestream. Girls varsity starts at 1:00 pm; JV at 3:00 pm.
Check out the amazing finish to this afternoon’s boys varsity basketball game vs Andover! Final score: Deerfield 69, Andover 67.
Seniors Miles Menafee and Tom Slack were recently recognized with the Jane Sanders Award from Community Action for their work with Deerfield Foods, a non-profit organization founded by Academy students that enables low-income families to purchase fresh, healthy food at a substantial discount.
It’s the 10th anniversary of the Louis Cafe…that’s a lot of egg and cheese bagels! Stop by any time today and help the team in the cafe celebrate with a free piece of anniversary cake!
Today’s Greenfield Recorder included an article about Deerfield theater students’ production of Pinkalicious, The Musical, which they took on the road to a local elementary school yesterday. The students will go even further afield this summer, when they bring Pinkalicious to the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 was an important day for four Deerfield seniors who signed letters of intent to play football beginning in the fall of 2017 at four Division I colleges: Central Connecticut State University, Fordham University, Washington State University, and Boston College. That’s Head of School Margarita Curtis in the middle of the photo!
Henry Morgenthau III, Deerfield Class of 1935, has had an extraordinarily full life. He's produced award-winning television documentaries, raised children, written a memoir — and yes, his father was the Henry Morgenthau Jr. who was Franklin D. Roosevelt's Treasury Secretary. Now, at age 100, he's promoting his first book of poetry, called A Sunday in Purgatory. He told NPR's Scott Simon that he started writing poetry first because he wanted to establish his own identity, not simply to be a member of a distinguished family. "At the same time, I wanted to recall some of the events that I...
This innkeeper’s license granted to Mr. Boyden in 1922 marks the early era of the boarding department at DA. Note Tom Ashley’s father Charles’ signature.
Deerfield students participated in several Martin Luther King Jr. Day community service related activities on campus this year, including one that's helping to keep our planet a little greener.
On April 30, 1789, George Washington placed his hand upon a Bible and took the oath as the first President of the United States. The entire document is available here for viewing and download.