Prepare. Inspire. Serve. Lead.

Why Choose Dunham?

At Dunham, every new experience and discovery is an opportunity for growth and transformation. From the classroom to the field, from the art studio to the science lab every moment shapes who our students are today and prepares them for who they’ll become tomorrow. That’s why we ensure that every step taken is one of purpose that enriches the mind and heart for Christ. We invite you to explore the possibilities and learn more about why you should choose Dunham by contacting our Admissions Office to schedule a personal tour today.  We can’t wait to meet you!

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Dunham Prepares

As the leading private Christian school in Baton Rouge for girls and boys in grades PreK3-12, Dunham prepares students for success in college and in life. Within the framework of Christian instruction and example, our students are challenged to think, inspired to create, empowered to lead, motivated to win, and prepared to reach their God-given potential now and in the future.

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Where our graduates have attended.

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Where our graduates have been accepted.

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Dunham Inspires

From practice to performance, creativity takes center stage at Dunham where students develop artistic skill and discover new talents under the tutelage of accomplished instructors and practicing professionals. Outstanding theater, dance, visual arts, and vocal and instrumental music offerings inspire creative expression, confidence, and a lifelong appreciation for the arts.

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Dunham Serves

By design, everything we do at Dunham is grounded in the desire to serve God’s kingdom by enabling students to mature in Christian faith and character. Whether it’s through chapel services, Bible classes, or service opportunities, our aim is to educate the heart as fully as the mind so that students leave us ready to step forward as the hands and feet of Christ. Ours is a campus set apart to worship, glorify, and serve God.

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We prepare
leaders and thinkers.

760

Students in PK3-12

8:1

Teacher Ratio

15

Average Class Size

32

Top 20% ACT score

100%

College Acceptance

32

2019 AP Scholars

724

College Credit Hours Earned Class of 2019

$17.4M+

in Scholarships Offers

7

Apple Distinguished School Awards

100%

Apple Teachers

13

Varsity Sports

28

Fine Arts Productions

5

District Championships

5

Coaches of the Year

7,340

Service Hours Class of 2019

2,520

Leadership Training Hours Class of 2019

Dunham Wins

At Dunham, we believe that educating the heart of a champion is as important as building physical strength. Guided by a staff of highly qualified coaches, students hone athletic skill through healthy competition while also learning the value of hard work, discipline, teamwork, and sportsmanship as they strive for victory on and off of the playing field.

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Where our athletes have played.

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LOWER SCHOOL

Our PreK3-4th grade program is the perfect blend of a classical education combined with technology, innovation, and cross-cultural literacy.

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MIDDLE SCHOOL

Our 5th-8th grade program balances academics with athletics and arts in preparation for the rigor and expectations of Upper School.

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UPPER SCHOOL

Our high school program prepares students for success in college and career through academic rigor, athletics, arts, and leadership.

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ATHLETICS

Our athletic program unleashes confidence and enables students to compete at the highest level - on and off of the field.

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FINE ARTS

Outstanding theater, dance, visual arts, and music offerings inspire creativity, confidence, and a lifelong appreciation for the arts.

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FAITH

The Dunham experience rests upon a foundation of faith as we strive to educate our students' minds and hearts for Christ.

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