Parents Association & Parents Council

The Durham Academy Parents Association supports the school's academic, social, fine arts and athletic objectives. Parents Association encourages volunteerism, raises and disperses funds, promotes communication and cooperation, and provides input to the school on issues of concern and interest to parents. All Durham Academy parents are members of the Parents Association.

The Durham Academy Parents Council is the governing board of the Parents Association. This group comprises members of an executive committee; division representatives; members of schoolwide committees on matters such as diversity, wellness and athletics; and parents who organize both community-building and fundraising events. See a list of the parents who serve on Parents Council.

Parents Bulletin Board

Deadline Extension: Fall Gifts & Wraps Fundraiser Ends Oct. 1
Posted 09/20/2018 09:19AM

If you haven't yet had an opportunity to place an order for Durham Academy Parents Association's Fall Gifts & Wraps Fundraiser, fret not: The deadline has been extended to Monday, Oct. 1

This year‘s sale features high-quality gift wrapping paper and other wrapping materials, as well as unique gifts, home decor, kitchen items and more from Genevieve’s. The funds raised will be used to support the school’s academic, athletic and social agendas.

For information on how to place an order, see

Please note that completed paper order forms and coupons (for superhero duck keychains) should be placed in the collection boxes located in the Preschool/Lower School lobby and the Middle School and Upper School main offices.

Questions? Please contact Allison Chandler or Margarita Hendricks.

Parent Events
  • January 2019
    • ThuJan17 Parents Council Meeting 8:15 AMMiddle School Board Room
    • FriJan25 CavClassifieds Ad Deadline
  • February 2019
    • ThuFeb21 Parents Council Meeting 8:15 AMMiddle School Board Room
    • ThuFeb21 Dine for DA at City Barbeque 10:30 AM to 10:00 PM
    • FriFeb22 CavClassifieds Ad Deadline
  • March 2019
    • ThuMar21 Parents Council Meeting 8:15 AMMiddle School Board Room
    • MonMar25 CavClassifieds Ad Deadline
  • April 2019
    • SatApr06 Benefit Auction 6:30 PM
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