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Dexter is an affordable independent school for ages 8+ on a mission to empower the next generation of scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs and change agents.

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Why Dexter?

Founded in 2017 by a passionate group of educators, scientists and engineers, Dexter is a learning community designed for students to thrive emotionally, socially and intellectually.

  • Social and emotional learning in a healthy environment.
  • Mastery based curriculum that honors student choice and agency.
  • Student leadership opportunities and experiences across grade levels.
  • High expectations and a culture of innovative thinking.
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"This is the first time I've been to school and not had to lie about enjoying it."

- Happy Student

Education for the digital age

A Whole Child Approach

An environment of trust, respect, independence, collaboration and kindness form the bedrock of learning at Dexter.

Students develop communication skills by engaging in peer groups, clubs and subject cohorts throughout the school day.

From daily outside breaks to activities like yoga, Dexter students learn how to thrive both mentally and physically.

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