Durham Academy News & Notes

Aug. 31, 2017

'The DA Graduate' project is all about keeping the mission the main thing

At the core of DA's mission statement is a goal to equip each student for a 'moral, happy, productive' life — and over the past year, faculty, staff and alumni have worked to create a clear picture of what such a life looks like.


Faculty Spotlight

Fitness Director
Jordan Babwah

From offering training tips and life lessons in the Upper School weight room, to helping students to expand their horizons on international trips, UNC cheerleading's 'push-up guy' has found a home at DA. 


Cavs Corner

Our season preview continues with features on the volleyball and field hockey teams; in addition, we have a recap of contests leading up to this week's break for class trips.


DA in the News 


Next Week @ DA 


The Week in Photos & Video 

Upper School Extravaganza

Lower School Kusama-Inspired Art Installation