Dunham Tigers Claim LHSAA Division III State Basketball Championship Title!

Archive for Month “November 2017”

Dunham Opens Volleyball Playoffs With Sweep

From Advocate Sports Writer Charles Salzer: A first-year sophomore and a fifth-year senior led the way Tuesday evening as the Dunham School opened up the LHSAA Division V volleyball playoffs with a 3-0 win over West St. John. Photo by Advocate photographer Hilary Scheinuk Janai Stevens, a middle blocker who [...]

Lower School Scholastic Book Fair November 13-16

Excitement is building for our Lower School Scholastic Book Fair to be held the week of November 13-16. Many volunteers are still needed on most days, particularly for Family Night on Tuesday, November 14, from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm.  Please click here or email Pam Fletcher to sign up. Online ordering [...]

Dunham Tops Episcopal to Clinch District 7-2A Title

From Advocate writer Charles Salzer:   Advocate photo by David Normand The Dunham School used all facets of its team to stymie Episcopal’s high-powered offense Friday night. The Tigers offense played keep away, holding on to the football for more than 27 minutes. Defensively, Dunham held Episcopal in check most [...]

Tiger QB Mike Williams WBRZ Fans' Choice

From WBRZ's Mike Gaither: At 6-foot-2 and 260 pounds, Dunham senior quarterback Mike Williams is a freight train to bring down. "When there's a big collision, he always gets up smiling and laughing about," said head coach Neil Wiener. I think it's fun for him." Williams isn't your typical size quarterback [...]

Dunham Cup Golf Classic Raises $7,500 for Alumni Association

Dunham parent Blake Whittle and golf partner Drew Alleman captured the now-coveted Dunham Cup as winners of the annual Dunham Cup Golf Classic, co-hosted by the Alumni Association and Pawbackers at the Santa Maria Golf Course earlier this fall.  Dunham Cup winners Blake Whittle and Drew Alleman Tournament organizer Matt [...]

Dunham Students Win National Essay Contest

The Dunham School is pleased to announce that two Dunham students, sister and brother Katherine and Joshua Harris, have been named national winners in the 2017 Future of Technology Summit Essay Competition. Sixth-grader Katherine (Katie) won first place in the elementary division, and eighth-grader Joshua received honorable mention in the [...]

Dunham Recognized As Apple Distinguished School for Sixth Time

We are thrilled to announce that The Dunham School has been named an Apple Distinguished School for the sixth time!  Apple Distinguished Schools are centers of innovation, leadership, and educational excellence that inspire creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking and have documented results of academic accomplishment. For Apple to continually recognize Dunham as a technology leader is an extreme honor and is [...]

Dunham Mathletes Take First in Episcopal Tournament

Dunham Mathletes made every answer count, piling up the points to win the 1st Place Sweepstakes Award at  the recent Episcopal Math Tournament.   Competing against students representing 24 different schools, the Dunham Mathletes earned the most cumulative points in Division 2. This is only the second competition for [...]

Dunham Choirs to Perform at Holiday Lights

The Dunham Upper School Choir and Tiger Chorus will perform in Baton Rouge General's Holiday Lights Family Night on Thursday, November 30 at 6 pm. The Dunham community is invited to come out and watch as Baton Rouge General lights up Bluebonnet for the holidays. This event is sure to get [...]

Student Holiday Food Drive Exceeds Expectations

The annual Holiday Food Drive sponsored by the Dunham chapters of the National Junior Honor Society and National Honor Society far exceeded collections from previous years.  The Holiday Food Drive benefits The Shepherd’s Pantry, a food bank that serves those in need living in the 70810 zip code. This year [...]