• Dear Prospective Durham Families,

    We are honored that you are considering Durham Elementary School International Baccalaureate Magnet for your child.  For the past fifty years, Durham students have been exposed to working collaboratively to create an atmosphere conducive for learning though empowering students to acquire the IB learner Attitudes and utilize them throughtout their lifetime.  Durham students enjoy the best of IB opportunities in the general education classroom with our exceptional teachers daily.  We also are able to offer IB through our PE, Music, Spanish, and Library Enrichment classes.  We help students to develop IB attributes in order to be a successful adult in the future such as: Principled, Knowledgeable, Open Minded, Reflective, Communicator, Risk Taker, Thinker, Inquirer, Caring and Balanced.

    The Magnet program at Durham is truly a school-wide and community wide initiative.  We encouraging students to be worldly thinkers and have the community to encourgae them to do so.  We nurture students by facilitating their leadership skills through units that incorporate Social and Emotional instruction.

    We hope that in considering Durham, you have realized that Durham IB world is the SCHOOL OF CHOICE!


    How to Apply to the Magnet Program and Why Choose Durham


    Link to apply: https://hisdchoice.com/apply/