Durham Academy News & Notes

Oct. 5, 2017

Upper Schoolers learn ways to put their creativity to work to help others

From sorting recycling to dreaming up nonprofits, Upper Schoolers see examples of how others have used their imagination and determination to meet needs in the community.


Faculty Spotlight

Fourth-Grade Teacher Jean Coene

Her love of education sparked as a preschooler in Manila, Coene has now been teaching for 27 years and 'learning every day.'


Cavs Corner

Among this week's highlights: the first boys cross-country Durham City-County meet championship since 2010.


Next Week @ DA 


The Week in Photos 

Augustine Class Practice with Second-Graders

Seventh Grade Al-Iman Visit

Kindergartners Visit STEM & Humanities Center Construction

Middle School Hispanic Heritage Month Visit - Cornelio Campos

Kindergarten Statue of Liberty Crowns

Second Grade Skip Counting

Lower School Unity Day

Preschool Emerald Pond Visit

Upper School Robotics Students with Lower Schoolers

Fourth Grade Big Sweep

Upper School Community Service