Durham Academy News & Notes

Sept. 15, 2016


Middle School Olympics celebrates the thrill of competition

The Olympics. The Paralympics. And, right here in the Bull City, the Durham Academy Middle School Olympic Games — where there’s no shortage of fanfare, enthusiasm or patriotism.

Faculty Spotlight 

Middle School French Teacher Wanda Moore

Wanda Moore is a trailblazer. It's a role she is familiar with, a role she's comfortable with, and a responsibility she feels she was born with.

10 seniors are named
National Merit semifinalists 

The DA seniors are among 16,000 students nationwide selected from the 1.6 million students who took the PSAT last year. 

Cavs Corner 

Our varsity teams are now entering into conference play while our JV and Middle School teams have begun competitions. In this week’s Cavs Corner, we have a brief update on each varsity team and a spotlight on the undefeated JV field hockey squad.

The Week In Photos 

Lower School Hispanic Heritage Month Assembly

Firefighters' Visit to Preschool

Senior Challenge (new photos)