Durham Academy News & Notes

Aug. 25, 2016


President Obama honors
chemistry teacher Kari Newman

The Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching is the highest commendation bestowed by the United States government on K-12 science and math teachers.

Alumni Spotlight 

Jeni Thompson Kim '94

This summer, Durham Academy alumna Jeni Thompson Kim '94 became the first and only woman to participate in the 13 years of Duke University's K Academy college basketball fantasy camp.

19 faculty and staff join DA family 

There are lots of new faces on campus! Get to know some of Durham Academy's newest faculty and staff members.

Cavs Corner 

Welcome to the first edition of "Cavs Corner," a weekly sports update from Assistant Athletics Director Andy Pogach. Check in each week for team updates, as well as a handy weekly schedule infographic.

The Week In Photos & Video

First Day of School (photos)

First Day of School (video)