Profile of a Graduate
These are the qualities, skills, and habits of mind and body that we strive to instill in our students. We believe strongly that they emanate directly from the mission statement and represent worthy behaviors towards which all members of our community can and should aspire.
1. Inspired by a rich and challenging program, our graduates will explore ideas critically, communicate effectively, and lead active intellectual lives.
2. With the confidence fostered by their experiences here, our graduates will continue to cultivate their talents and pursue their passions.
3. Through understanding born of a diverse and caring community, our graduates will engage creatively and compassionately in the world.
4. Guided by the values nurtured in their years at Dwight-Englewood School, our graduates will think clearly, decide wisely, and live honestly.
Profile of a D-E Teacher
We are here because we care for our students as learners, and as people.
We look to the School's mission for guidance in all aspects of our work.
We guide our students in developing the skills, understanding, and habits of mind to become independent learners and transfer their learning to new and unfamiliar situations.
We engage in the full life of our school, educating, supporting, and knowing our students beyond their academic experience.
We continue to grow as professionals, deepening our knowledge and improving our practice at a pace consistent with our changing world.