January 8 – 12

Welcome back.  I hope everyone enjoyed the extra No-Ice Day on Monday.  I know I enjoyed the three day weekend.  This week the schedule is changed for testing in 8th grade.  Your child should have the adjusted schedule written in their agenda. Wednesday is Chick Fil-A Biscuit day. This Friday will be a regular schedule,…

DECEMBER 11 – 15

Welcome back.  I hope everyone enjoyed our snow break.  I have lived in Cobb County all of my life and I have never, ever seen that much snow on the ground.  You know the old wives tale:  If snow is on the ground for 3 days, there will be another storm.  I have heard that…

October 30 – November 3

Happy Monday!  The weather is getting colder, but things are heating up here at Durham.  Please make sure you mark your calendars for the following days: Tuesday is Halloween.  Students can participate in a Relay for Life Fundraiser by dressing up in a school appropriate costume and donating a dollar.  Please remember: no mask or…

October 16 – October 20

Tomorrow is Fro-yo Friday!  Don’t forget, it is also the last day of Red Ribbon Week.  Wear neon because “the future is too bright for drugs!” Tomorrow is Thursday!  That means “Peace out to drugs!”  Remember to wear your favorite tye-dyed clothing!   Remember, it’s Red Ribbon Week.  Today students wore their favorite sports jerseys.…

October 9 – 13

Parents/Guardians, Please remember to send your conference preference letter back in.  These were due back on Friday Oct. 6th.  If I didn’t receive yours, I sent a friendly reminder. Monday is Hearing and Vision Screening for all of my classes. Thursday is early release. Next week, Oct. 16 – 20, is Conference Week and Red…