Durham Academy News & Notes

April 27, 2017


High fives all around in DA's 32nd year of hosting Special Olympics

For the entirety of the 32-year history of the Spring Games, DA's Upper School campus has played host and canceled classes so that all students and faculty can volunteer.


Faculty Spotlight 

Upper School Theater Teacher James Bohanek

A decision to audition for his high school's production of West Side Story changed the course of his life — leading to a career as a professional actor, including a stint on Broadway.


Sam Kim named Presidential Scholar semifinalist 

The DA senior is among 722 students from across the U.S. selected to advance to the final round of the prestigious scholarship competition. 


Cavs Corner 

Friday's Athletics Spring Fling offers a great opportunity to catch several varsity teams in the home stretch of the regular season. 


Parents Association Bulletin Board 


Next Week @ DA 


The Week in Photos

Kathy Cleaver 25th Anniversary Surprise Celebration 

Second Grade Art - Leaf Dishes

Upper School Spring Music Concert

Special Olympics 

Pre-Kindergarten Frog Class Play