Over the course of two days last week, Durham Academy marked a major milestone in its sustainability journey: the school’s first-ever Sustain-In, a schoolwide harnessing of brainpower to reduce DA’s environmental footprint.
Our Strategic Vision is focused squarely on the student experience with a ready-for-the-real-world mindset. This iterative vision for Durham Academy's future and the future of education is rooted in bold, innovative action.
Students Pre-K to 12
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Interscholastic Athletic Teams
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The DA Graduate: Principles, Passion, Purpose.
Brendan Bradley ’01
Entrepreneur, Writer, Actor & Filmmaker
“Going back to my roots at Durham Academy, my introduction to the entertainment industry as a business ... was the entrepreneurial, self-generative spirit of you've got to make your own career.”
Marco Reyes ’10
Clinical Research Coordinator
“Durham Academy taught me to think globally while acting locally. In the classrooms, my teachers taught us about the effects that our actions have on the world.”
Tara Nagar ’14
“Ultimately, I was drawn to the impact I would be able to make in the company and the impact that the company could have on the world. ... ”
Faith Couch ’15
Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree
“It's not about telling a story that's projected onto me. It's about telling my own story, through my own eyes, how I see it.”