Archive for Category "Academics"

Dunham Students Compete In District Literary Rally

Forty-nine Dunham students in grades 8-12 head to Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond on February 24, 2018 to compete in the District III Literary Rally.   There are 22 possible subject areas on which students are tested at various levels: English, Algebra 1 and 2, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Biology, Chemistry [...]

Eighth Grader Jason Perè To Compete in Regional Spelling Bee

“Tête-à-tête.”  With the correct spelling of the championship word,  eighth grader Jason Perè won the All School Spelling Bee and will compete in the regional spelling bee on February 24, 2018. The regional bee determines which competitors advance to the Scripps National Spelling Bee, the nation’s largest and longest-running [...]

Dunham Scientists Showcase Work at Science Fair

Eighth grader Maddie Benton was the overall winner of The Dunham School’s 2018 Middle School/Upper School Science Fair. Benton’s project, “How Vessel Size Affects Bacterial Growth,” scored the most points overall in both Middle School and Upper School categories. Benton also placed first in the Middle School Biology & Chemistry [...]