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  • Daniel Lubetzky Keynote - The Dalton Conference 2018 - Raising Empathy and Taking Action

    The Dalton Conference 2018: Raising Empathy & Taking Action took place on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Dalton parent, trustee, and KIND Founder/CEO Daniel Lubetzky provided the keynote. His mission is to make the world a little kinder, one snack and kind act at a time, with a goal for creating positive social change. Both the KIND Movement and KIND Foundation work to build more empathetic communities.

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  • Middle School Track - 2018

    Photos by Al Pereira

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  • Varsity Softball - 2018

    Photos by Al Pereira

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  • Dalton Conference 2018 - Raising Empathy and Taking Action

    Photos from the Dalton Conference - April 28, 2018

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  • Ellen C. Stein Celebration - Program Videos

    The following videos were shown as part of Ellen's Celebration Evening on May 10, 2018 at the American Museum of Natural History

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  • Girls Varsity Lacrosse - 2018

    Photos by Al Pereira

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  • Varsity Baseball - 2018

    Photos by Al Pereira

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  • Varsity Boys Lacrosse - 2018

    Photos by Al Pereira

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  • Twelfth Night - High School Play 2018
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  • Warren Hines - 2018

    Athletics evening including a series of home games to build community spirit and cheer on Dalton's Winter athletes.

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  • "42nd Street" Middle School Musical - Dress Rehearsal Photos

    Sunday, January 28, 2018

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  • Global Food and Environment Trip to the Extrapolation Factory - November 2017
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  • H45 and Grade 9 Bio Students Dissect Starfish
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  • H45 and Grade 9 Bio Students Dissect Starfish
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  • Jazz Drummer T.S. Monk, Son of Jazz Great Thelonius Monk Conducts Jazz Workshop
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  • Jazz Musician T. S. Monk Explains to Students That Jazz Is Sophisticated and Fun
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  • DSRP Students Engage in Transdisciplinary Project with Parsons School
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  • H32 and Senior Food-Activism-Environment Students to Hilltop Farm

    Photos courtesy of High School History Teacher Kevin Slick

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  • Dalton Homecoming Spirit - 2017

    Dalton's Tigers displayed their team spirit and athletic excellence in a series of competitions over Homecoming weekend. Our cameras were at the gym and at Randalls to record some of the action and school spirit.

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  • DanceWave - 2017

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

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