Helen Parkhurst, Founder

Let us think of a school where pupils themselves are the experimenters...
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.

  • 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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  • Arch Day 2016 High School The Four Chordsmen
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  • Middle and High School 2016 Music Concerts
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  • DTW - 2016 Selected Photos
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  • Parkhurst Day - 2016
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  • Photo by Charlie Forester
    Dalton Defends Title at Super-Regional Robotics Tournament

    Photos by George Marchant and Charlie Forester

    Photo by Charlie Forester

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  • Dalton Toy Engineering - Rolling Toy Prototypes
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  • Dalton Toy Engineering - Rolling Toy Prototypes
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  • FP Human Rights Club - Kiva NYC Launch Event
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    Maria Alegre and FP Human Rights Club at Kiva Lenders NYC Launch Event

    Daltons students and teachers meet President Bill Clinton and speak at Kiva event. Photos by Justin Greer and Getty Images/Larry Busacca.

    Getty Images/Larry Busacca

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