Helen Parkhurst, Founder

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The Dalton School is the innovative leader in developing creative problem solvers who identify issues, grapple with possibilities, and design solutions to global challenges from multiple perspectives.

  • DanceWave - 2017

    Dance students in Grades 7 & 8 pay tribute to Paul Taylor's "Esplanade"

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  • popFood Class Serves Big Sur Bakery Inspired Mothers Day Brunch

    popFood class serves up Big Sur Bakery inspired fare at pop-up restaurant for Mothers Day.

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  • DTW Selects - 2017
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  • Getting to Know Head of School-Elect Jim Best
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  • Dalton Diversity to Community Conference - 2017
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  • Grade 1 Delivers Reusable Bags with a Message
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  • 2017 Robotics Super Regionals
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  • DGI China Selections - 2017

    Photos provided by Middle School Librarian Roxanne Feldman

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  • DGI Morocco Selections - 2017

    Photos by High School French Teacher Allison Albino

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  • Dalton High School Dance Theater Workshop Highlights
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  • Original Minds - History Students Focus on Food Futures
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  • Dalton Celebrates the Year of the Rooster - Chinese New Year 2017
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  • Middle School Flashmob Photos - 2017
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  • 2017 - Multicultural Festival Video
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  • A Souper Bowl - of Science and Service
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  • Dalton Robotics Sets World Record at Brooklyn Tournament - Highlights

    Video submitted by Charles Forster.

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  • Grade 4 Citizens - Ellis Island Simulation - 2016
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  • Grade 4 Ellis Island Simulation - 2016
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  • The Government Inspector - High School Play - 2016
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  • Room 1103 is Getting Into the Maker Spirit

    Teachers Mira Gelley and Charlie Forster share new maker additions to Room 1103, the Digital Media Lab, which now features a new high-resolution 3-D printer and other cool maker stuff.

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