7th Grade Testing (CTP 5)

7th Grade Testing (CTP 5)

From Grade 7 Dean Liz Traub At the Dwight-Englewood School there are many ways in which we assess students’ academic skills. Teachers are constantly assessing children in order to understand them better and to be able to adjust instruction to deepen the...
8th Grade April Takasago Field Trip

8th Grade April Takasago Field Trip

From Grade 8 Dean James Aitken: As you may know, your child will be participating in a fun field trip to the Takasago International Corporation during the first week back from vacation.  Takasago is a major producer of flavors and fragrances found in many products we...

Message from Jonathan Davis, MS Principal

Greetings Middle School Families, I hope your week is going well. Tomorrow afternoon (Friday, March 15), Middle School families will be able to access mid-semester comments.  Teachers have finished writing individual comments on each student and are in the...

Grade 6 MoMath Field Trip

Dear parents and caregivers, I am excited to let you know that the 6th grade will be going on a field trip to MOMATH [The Museum of Mathematics] http://momath.org/ in NYC on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019. Students should plan on arriving at school at the regular time....

Summer Work for Students

At D-E, we believe in keeping children’s minds engaged in intellectual work. In years past, we have had required Summer Reading as a means of keeping reading skills sharp. This year, we are adding math work. In an effort to start the next mathematics year off with a...

13 Reasons Why

A year ago, the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why generated lot of strong responses, to the content of the series, to the dramatic nature of some of the scenes, and to the way it was seen to glamorize teen suicide. It did fuel lots of positive conversations about...