Archive for Month “April 2018”

Middle School History Buffs Create Buzz at Regional Bee

Fifteen Dunham Middle School students flexed their history muscles in the regional round of the National History Bee held recently in New Orleans.  Thirteen students advanced to the National History Bee finals, June 1-2, 2018 in Atlanta, GA. For the second consecutive year, 8th grader Paul Landry was the Regional [...]

Dunham's Tiger 'Sharks' Feed on Episcopal Pitching in 15-2 win

By William Weathers, The Advocate The miniature toy shark that’s been prominently perched outside The Dunham School’s dugout since last season represented a reoccurring theme in Monday’s District 8-2A encounter at rival Episcopal.  The Tigers offense went into an early feeding frenzy, scoring five runs in the top of the [...]

Tiger Athletes Ready to Compete at Next Level

With the stroke of a pen, three Tiger seniors realized their dreams to compete at the collegiate level. Lady Tiger basketball player Hannah Barrow, Tiger catcher Nick Harris and Aqua Tiger  Miles Jantzi signed national letters of intent before family, friends and classmates during a brief ceremony held in Dunham’s [...]

Junior Ring Ceremony Marks Dunham Rite of Passage

As they get used to the shiny new rings now resting on their fingers, the Dunham Class of 2019 prepares to step into leadership as next year’s seniors.  The Junior Ring Ceremony is an annual rite of passage, rich with tradition and a marking the transfer of the mantle of [...]

Tigers Add All District Honors to Championship Season

Still basking in the glow of Dunham’s first State Basketball Championship since 1998, Dunham Tiger basketball players are receiving postseason recognition for their outstanding performance on the court this season.  Tigers captured five spots on the 8-2A All District First Team which included Ralph Davenport ’19, Ty Spurlock ‘19 [...]

Lower School Students Rise to #ForwardThinking Challenge

Our #ForwardThinking Lower School students have innovative ideas about what amazing (but practical) inventions may be play a daily role in their futures.  In March, Lower School students were challenged to create something that may exist in 2030 for the #ForwardThinking Competition. Imaginative student submissions included a variety of products [...]

Dunham Hall of Fame Honors New Inductees

Multi-sport athletes Lauren Haynes Parks '02 and Mitch McIlwain '94 were formally  inducted into the Dunham Athletics Hall of Fame at a dinner held April 19 at the Renaissance Hotel.  As a Dunham Tiger, Mitch McIlwain ’94 was a multi-sport athlete who excelled on the football field and the baseball diamond [...]