Dalton.Org – The Dalton School Website
The Dalton School is an independent, co-educational day school, founded in 1919 by the renowned progressive educator Helen Parkurst. The Dalton School is committed to providing an excellent education that meets each student’s interests, abilities, and needs and promotes and appreciation for diversity in their community as an integral part of school life.
This school challenges each student to develop intellectual independence, creativity and curiosity and a sense of responsibility toward others, both within the School and in the community at large. At the information category located at the top of every page you will find more information about this school, its admissions, its news, and calendar. There are two other categories: Philosophy and Program. At the Program category you will find information about its First Program, middle school, high school, athletics, arts, technology, libraries, and summer camp. And, at the philosophy category you will learn more about Dalton’s mission, its past, present and future, The Dalton Plan, and values and diversity.