Durham Academy News & Notes

Nov. 10, 2016


Six student-athletes commit to compete in college

Wearing a rainbow of baseball caps and shirts — from Michigan, Duke and Carolina blues, to East Carolina Pirate purple, to the maroons favored by Roanoke and Elon — six seniors committed to compete in college athletics.

Faculty Spotlight 

Fifth-Grade Language Arts Teacher Avery Goldstein

A classroom library of more than 1,000 books aids Avery Goldstein in her mission to help her students love reading as much as she does. 

Seminar examines U.S.-China trade

Upper Schoolers tap into knowledge of DA alumni, parents and local officials in exploration of the 'Land of Opportunity.'

Cavs Corner 

This week's Cavs Corner introduces our varsity boys basketball players and recaps a strong first evening of games for both varsity hoops teams.

DA in the News 

The Week In Photos

Lower School Election Day

Exurbia 'Humans of DA' on Instagram