5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony Highlights 

Last week our 5th Graders officially “moved up” and became rising 6th Graders! Parents, families, faculty/staff, Lower School (LS) students, and...

8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony Highlights 

Our 8th Graders recently celebrated the bittersweet ending of their middle school years during the annual 8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony, under the...

“D-E & ME” Lower School Art Exhibit in Swartley Gallery

Here’s to our last Swartley Gallery exhibit of the year! “D-E & ME” is presented by our Lower School (LS) students and represents striking...

D-E’s Cater to You Dining Team Honored in End-of-Year Assembly!

As per D-E tradition, the annual end-of-year assembly recently took place under the big tent on Leggett Field, for all Middle School (MS) and Upper...

Lower School Wacky Water Day Highlights 

Wacky Water Day was a hit in the Lower School earlier this week! Students enjoyed some waterplay activities in the sunshine followed by Kona Ice...

Middle School Success @ Bergen SciChallenge

This past weekend, three D-E Middle School (MS) student teams participated in the Bergen SciChallenge! Students conducted research in science fair...

Congratulations to the D-E Class of 2024

Yesterday, we had beautiful weather for the Class of 2024 Commencement! Smiles, grad caps, and a record number of cheering families and friends...

BRAVO! Private Music Lessons Recital Recap

Bravo to all our students who have been taking private music lessons this past year! Many of these students performed last week in the annual...

Senior Selectives Highlights: Wrapping Up Senior Year for Class of 2024

These past two weeks have been filled with fun for our seniors with Senior Selectives. Seniors have been choosing fun activities to partake in prior...

Thank You D-E Volunteers! Annual Volunteer Appreciation Event

The incredible efforts, enthusiasm, and energy of all our parent/guardian volunteers were recently recognized at the annual Volunteer Appreciation...

Recent News

8th Grade “In the News” Field Trip

8th Grade “In the News” Field Trip

8th grade students enrolled in the Middle School’s “In the News” elective class recently enjoyed an exciting, inspiring field trip to New York City. Focused on current events, “In the News” challenges students to study various topics that appear in the news.  During...

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“Senior Focus” Presentations just finished up in these past few weeks, and we couldn’t be prouder! Senior Focus is a year-long elective that seniors can take to thoroughly investigate a topic that they’re interested in. The first semester is devoted to research and...

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Young Alumni BBQ & Class of 2023 Gift Dedication

Young Alumni BBQ & Class of 2023 Gift Dedication

It was great to welcome back familiar faces for the Young Alumni BBQ! This annual gathering, hosted by D-E Alumni Relations, was attended by graduates of the Classes of 2021-2023, faculty/staff, and some current Upper School students. The event was especially...

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Annual MS Talent Show Highlights 

Annual MS Talent Show Highlights 

BRAVO to our Middle School student performers! Earlier this week we enjoyed the annual Middle School Talent Show! Students showed their stuff with songs, monologues, and more! We even had a demonstration of safe stage combat! Cheers to all our Middle School students...

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A Look Back at Reunion 2023

Arts Highlights

All-Choral & African Drumming Concert is May 21!

Our All-Choral and African Drumming Concert(s) is tomorrow! Get ready to first start the night with “Medleys from Broadway” with our Choral Ensembles at 7:00 in Schenck Auditorium. Then at 8:00 PM, be prepared to head to Leggett Field for our African Drumming groups...

Cabaret Night is May 20!

Ready for Cabaret Night this Monday, May 20? Our Jazz Workshop and Stage Band ensembles have an incredible set prepared, and it’s sure to be a jazzy and spectacular time! Directed by Music Faculty Rob DeBellis, students have prepared a wonderful range of classic jazz...

Congratulations Scholastic Award Winners!

Congratulations to all our Upper School Scholastic Art & Writing Contest winners (Regionals)! We had a fantastic cohort receive Gold and Silver Keys as well as Honorable Mentions in Photography, Drawing & Illustration, Mixed Media, Digital Art, Printmaking, Painting, Memoir, Poetry, Flash Fiction, & Critical Essay! Scholastic is the nation’s longest running, most prestigious recognition program for teens, and we couldn’t be prouder!

All-Choral & African Drumming Concert is Tuesday, May 21!

Save the Date for Tuesday, May 21 for our All-Choral & African Drumming Concert! Rehearsals are underway for the annual concert, which starts at 7 PM in Schenck Auditorium with performances by all our student choral ensembles. Then the concert moves onto Leggett...

Annual Cabaret Night” Concert is Monday, May 20!

Save the Date for Jazz! D-E Performing Arts proudly presents the annual Cabaret Night Concert on Monday, May 20, at 7 PM! Our Stage Band and Jazz Workshop ensembles, under the direction of Rob DeBellis, will be performing cool,...

Athletics Highlights

Reece Davidman Hits 250 Points for D-E Ultimate!

WOW & Congratulations to Reece Davidman ‘24 for hitting an amazing 250 career points after D-E Ultimate’s most recent game!  Reece currently has 54 goals and 198 assists: a truly “ultimate” accomplishment! Way to go Reece!!! GO BULLDOGS!!!

Lower School Fencing Assembly Highlights

We were in for a treat yesterday with a demonstration of basic fencing skills thanks to D-E 360º and our Lower School students, Deborah and Melinda! Our D-E 360º fencing coach ran us through some reaction time drills before having Deborah and Melinda perform a bout!...

Bulldog Bash 2024

Saturday, April 27, 2024

A Special Fundraiser Event to benefit Financial Aid, on D-E’s Leggett Field!

Featuring The Rubiks Cube Band!

Reunion Weekend 2024

For all alumni with major milestone celebrations for class years ending with 4 and 9

Save the Date:
Friday, October 18 through
Sunday, October 20 – 2023

Annual Fund

While we all can appreciate that a D-E education is a worthy investment, tuition alone covers only 88% of the true operating costs of our community.