• We need your help this week!
    Our amazing Durham teachers need a break! Volunteers monitor the cafeteria during school lunch hours once per month to allow teachers to eat lunch in peace & quiet. And our teachers REALLY appreciate it! Our first Duty Free Lunch is this Wednesday, Aug. 21st. Please click this link to sign up & lend a hand!
  • Attention 8th Grade Parents:

    Magnet School Informational Session at Durham
    On Thursday, September 5th from 9:20am – 10:20am, all 8th grade students will attend a presentation about CCSD Magnet Programs.  Any interested parent is welcome to attend.

    Upcoming Magnet School Open Houses
    Thursday, September 5th at South Cobb High School from 6:30 – 8:00pm
    Tuesday, September 10th at North Cobb High School from 6:30 – 8:00pm

  • Hearing Screening Volunteers

    We are in urgent need of a few volunteers to help with our hearing screening in October. This is a critical service that we provide our children every year. Why urgent if the screening isn’t for a couple of months? The training will be the week of Aug. 26th-30th. Please send me an email if you are available to help with this wonderful & vital service.

  • Committee Meeting

    Our first committee chair meeting is 8/22 at 9:30 in the PTSA. While this meeting is for committee chairs it is open to all PTSA members and if you are wanting to get more involved or are curious about different volunteer opportunities we’d love for you to join us!

  • A Note From Nurse Carey:

    Will your Wildcat need any kind medication while at school? If so:

    • Original container – box, bottle, prescriptions with pharmacy label; no loose pills in baggies, please!
    • Current date – not expired.
    • With CCSD Authorization form – any medication requires a CCSD authorization form and they’re easy to find on the DMS website, CCSD website, or in the school clinic. –
    • OTC Form Link
    • Prescription Form Link

    Any questions? Nurse Carey is available at 770-975-6641 or Carey.Whitman@cobbk12.org
    Thanks for helping us keep our Wildcats safe!


  • Yearbook

    Click here for a link to the yearbook order website. The Durham School Code is1026. The price increases the longer you wait, so order soon!

    Contact Mrs. Groll at risa.groll@cobbk12.org with any questions.

  • Helpful Info From the Attendance Office:

    Morning Check In –  Parents do not have to walk their student in.  They can send a note with their child stating the reason they are late. The student will report to the attendance office to check in and receive a pass to class.

    Check Out – There will be no check outs after 3:45 pm.

    Fast Past for Early Check Out —  Send in a note with your child that you will be checking out early. Please include: date, time, check out reason, and parents signature.  ******  Students should take note to the attendance desk before school or during homeroom to receive an early check out “Fast Pass” which will allow them to meet their parent in the attendance office. They will not have to be called.

    Please help us to limit classroom interruptions. —  If possible please plan your child’s check out time between classes and send a note. We want to limit calling into the classrooms and interrupting as much as we can.  You can find the student’s full schedule on the Durham Web page.

    Also if you do not send in a note, please be patient and allow for extra time in your pick up.  You will need to wait as we retrieve your child from class, especially if they are at Fun Friday, Lunch, PE Class, Music Class and computer labs.

  • AHS Youth Lacross
  • New Spirit Wear on Sale Now

    New Durham Spirit Wear will be on sale at Meet & Greet in the main hall. The “girls’ cut” will be on sale for $15. The “boys’ cut” for $12.

  • No More Remind :/

    The Remind app has changed it’s parameters, so DMS PTSA will no longer be able to send out info on that platform. We hate to send out too many emails but for the time being our updates will be made through eBlast, Facebook, & our webpage. We’ll try to keep everyone at informed as possible. 😉