The Dalton School is an independent, co-educational day school (K-12), founded in 1919 by the renowned progressive educator Helen Pankhurst. Pankhurst visionary Dalton Plan remains the keystone of the school progressive educational philosophy and is now the model for over 200 Dalton schools in other parts of the world.
Dalton is recognised for its rigorous, innovative educational curriculum and offers its 1,300 students a breadth of stimulating and challenging programs taught by our dedicated faculty. Our high academic standards are complemented by an exemplary performing and fine arts curriculum taught by faculty who are professionals in their fields and a full range of athletic teams and extra-curricular activities.
Years Established: 1919
As a progressive school guided by the Dalton Plan, we are an intentionally diverse community committed to a tradition of life-long learning and educational innovation.