Juniors Declaim this Sunday 2/19 at 4PM!
Please join the Class of 2013 in the Large Aud this Sunday at 4PM — and hear sixteen finalists declaim in the annual Junior Declamation contest. Three winners will be announced later that evening at the conclusion of sit-down.
Ski Teams Defend Their New England Titles
On February 15, 2012, both the boys and girls alpine ski teams successfully defended their New England Class A titles at Proctor Academy. In the morning the boys dominated the GS course by placing 4 racers in the top 10. Dylan Alvarez ’13 was our top finisher in 4th...
Meditation Workshop with Jaed Coffin 2/19
Jaed Coffin, author and 2009-2010 Wilson Fellow, will be conducting a Meditation Workshop on Sunday, February 19, from 1:00 to 3:00p.m. in the Choral Room. Mr. Coffin is the author of a memoir, A Chant to Soothe Wild Elephants, about his experience as a Buddhist monk in his mother’s native...
Don’t Let the Flu Get YOU!
Some important information from Dr. Hagamen and the team at the Health Center: Dear Deerfield Community, Not since 1987-1988 have we had so little flu this late into the winter. Despite the 24-hour stomach bug that many have suffered from recently, we have had an unusually healthy winter. The...
Who Founded This Controversial Movement?
In celebration of Black History Month, the Deerfield Black Student Alliance (DBSA) is collaborating with the staff of the Boyden Library to create weekly questions that will focus upon significant figures who improved the life for blacks in America. The question for the third week of our contest is:...
Henry Lewis wins February 17 Library Question of the Week
In celebration of Black History Month, the Deerfield Black Student Alliance (DBSA) is collaborating with the staff of the Boyden Library to create weekly questions that will focus upon significant figures who have improved the life for blacks in America. Our February 17 contest question: This noted philanthropist, media...
Ken Burns Screening Sunday, 2/19
In anticipation of Ken Burns’ visit on February 23, excerpts of his films Baseball and Prohibition will be shown this Sunday (February 19) from 2:00 to 5:30 in the planetarium. Read more about Mr. Burns on the PBS website, or watch the trailer for Prohibition below. Watch Roots of PROHIBITION...
Associate Director Information Technology Services
Reporting to the Director of Information Technology Services, the Associate Director provides leadership within the IT department, supervising a team of seven technical professionals, and is responsible for all aspects of short and long term budgeting, staffing, purchasing, systems evaluation, and capital project management for the Academy’s administrative technology...
HEADlines: A Historic Occasion
I know all of you remember my second announcement at lunch on Monday… but do you remember the first one? On February 25 and 26, the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association will be commemorating the 1704 raid on Deerfield, including a reenactment of the raid, which will be held on...
SYA Deadline Extended
Students, The admissions deadline for School Year Abroad Programs has been extended to the end of the month. There’s still time (not much!!) if you want to apply for an exciting academic experience abroad in China, Italy, France, Spain or Vietnam. Please contact me or Ms. Loveland in the...