As 2019 came to a close, members of the Dwight Writers Club were not yet aware of a big surprise in the offing!
“I chose to come on this trip because I wanted to meet new friends, discover new places, and learn about different cultures. This trip taught me all about how to communicate with the unfamiliar, and to be open to trying new things and experiencing the unknown!” - Eli
Continuing a long and proud School tradition, a dozen students in grades 9-12 shared their interpretive and acting skills as they performed monologues in the finals of Dwight's 37th annual Shakespeare Competition.
CNN Great Big Story followed Dwight student Alessandro Dal Bon '21, and fellow teen activists leading the global climate strike in New York City, on the day itself: September 20, 2019.
ABC7 NY Eyewitness News spotlighted Dwight eleventh-grade twins Isolde and Stephane Hatgis-Kessell and their individual efforts to change the world.
Fox 5 NY spoke with fourth-grade twins Maika and Olivier about their journey to the North Pole to learn about climate change.