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The new Gateway Center on the Middle School Campus

For decades, Durham Academy’s Middle School managed to thrive on a campus that didn’t quite make sense. Middle School students have been king of the castle — i.e. the sole occupants of the Academy Road campus — since 2002, but the campus was far from ideal.

News from Campus

Durham Academy Magazine 2023

Durham Academy’s magazine was first published in 1974. The annual publication features articles written by various members of the DA community, including faculty, staff, administrators, alumni and students. 

We want to hear from you! If you are interested in writing for a future edition of Durham Academy Magazine; want to pitch a story idea or provide feedback; or would like to be added to the mailing list for a printed copy, please contact magazine editor Melody Guyton Butts.

Alumni News

Collage of snapshots from Alumni gatherings across the country

We held in-person reunions and inducted another fabulous class of alumni at our Athletic Hall of Fame ceremony in December. At April’s Spring Alumni Reception, we honored Kathleen Myers Gibson ’82 with the Distinguished Alumni Award, retired French teacher Wanda Moore with the Faculty & Staff Legacy Award, and Chris White ’92 with the Alumni Service Award. Having alumni and friends back on campus made these events even more special. 

Read More about Tim McKenna: Returning to a Sense of Normalcy with our Alumni Programs