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Posted Thursday, May 24, 2018 10:43:36 AM
Durham Academy is once again offering the opportunity to sell back new and used textbooks and to return rental textbooks to Follett. Book buyback/return will take place on Wednesday, June 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the lobby of Kenan Auditorium on the Upper School campus.
Posted Thursday, May 17, 2018 8:00:00 AM
The Upper School's Rise Against Hunger Club will hold a car wash on Friday, June 1, from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Lower School parking lot (by Brumley Performing Arts Building). The event will serve as a fundraiser for Rise Against Hunger, the international hunger relief organization with which Durham Academy partners for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service meal-packaging event each January.
Posted Thursday, May 3, 2018 4:00:00 PM
Durham Academy Parents Association collects Box Tops for Education, and the next collection deadline is Monday, Feb. 26 — so start clipping and dropping them off!
Posted Tuesday, May 1, 2018 9:00:00 AM
A number of faculty and staff enjoy participating in the Durham Academy Golf Tournament, and we are seeking sponsors to help cover their playing fee. A couple in particular who still need sponsors are Howard Lineberger and Randy Bryson. Donate a full faculty sponsorship for $350 or make a smaller donation that may be pooled with others.
Posted Monday, Apr 30, 2018 1:00:00 PM
With nine students advancing to the final round of the speech contest, Durham Academy had the largest group of any school who presented at the North Carolina Chinese Speech and Writing Contests on Saturday.
Posted Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 4:00:00 PM
Fourteen Durham Academy Upper Schoolers have earned accolades for their performance on the National Latin Exam and in the Classical Association of the Middle West and South translation competition.
Posted Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 3:36:37 PM
Pre-kindergarten teaching assistant Bobbie Dahlgren will retire from Durham Academy in June after 26 years of service, and the Preschool invites all to help celebrate her on May 8. The fun is set for 2:45 to 3:45 p.m. on the covered play space under the Preschool/Lower School library. Popsicles and cupcakes will be provided.
Posted Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 3:17:36 PM
Sloan Nuernberger loved playing football and basketball with her two older brothers when she was growing up, but it wasn't until she was the mother of three young boys that she discovered running.
Posted Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 3:00:00 PM
It's time for the Cavalier Supply Company's End-of-Year Clearance Sale! Through the end of the school year, all clothing and gift items are 20 percent off. We also have $5, $10, $20 and $25 sale bins filled with goodies, and we're holding a special sale on youth polo shirts and green DA logo T-shirts.
Posted Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 2:40:00 PM
Durham Academy Upper School hosted the Durham County Special Olympics Spring Games for the 33rd year on Friday, welcoming an estimated 500 athletes with open arms, high fives and cheers of encouragement.