Durham Academy News & Notes

 
 

March 30, 2017

 
 
 
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Sixth-graders' 'My Hero' books
shine light on everyday heroism

 
 
 

Sixth-graders know you don't need a cape to be a hero, as they've demonstrated in the "My Hero"
pop-up books on display at Chapel Hill's FRANK Gallery through April 9.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Faculty Spotlight 

 
 
 
 
 

Kindergarten Teacher
Janet Hampton

 
 

Knowing that children learn better when they are happy, Hampton works to make her classroom a joyful place where students learn they can be 'rock-steady' at school.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Cavs Corner 

 
 
 

In this week's Cavs Corner — concluding our spring sports season preview — we take a look at the boys lacrosse and track & field teams.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

#DAGivingDay 

 
 
 
 
 

Blowing past their original goal, alumni came together to make 255 donations and raise $31,000 in a single day.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Photo Galleries

 
 
 
 

Upper School Wellness Fair

 
 
 

Preschool Going Green Assembly with Natalie Giduz

 
 
 

First Grade Science Fun Day with Upper School Science Olympiad

 
 
 

DA Giving Day

 
 
 

Second Grade Botanicals

 
 
 

Kindergarten Pizza with (Jelly) Worms

 
 
 

Exurbia 'Humans of DA'
on Instagram