Dunham Senior Samay Mirpuri '24 earned a perfect ACT composite score of 36.
The Dunham School is pleased to welcome Dan Hawkins to our athletic staff as the head coach for boys soccer.
Twenty-five current students and recent graduates have earned national recognition as 2023 Advanced Placement Scholars.
Three Dunham seniors honored by College Board with National Recognition Awards.
Three Dunham seniors achieve National Merit recognition.
The Dunham School held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, August 16, 2023, for the school’s new, state-of-the-art lower school playground and announced the launch of a comprehensive $16 million fundraising campaign.
Every year at the Commencement Ceremony, The Dunham School gives four special awards to individual graduates who exemplify the bedrock ideals of the school. Congratulations to these exceptional graduates of the Class of 2023: Rhaia Davey ‘23, Crimson and Silver Award; Braden Augustus ‘23, Servant's Heart Award; Jake Rizzo ‘23, Katharine O. Dunham Award; and Jordyn Minor ‘23; Hall of Fame Award.
Top graduates of the Class of 2023 -- Kari Johnson, Grace Robvais and Rachel Stanger-- were honored as Valedictorian and co-Salutatorians at Dunham's annual Commencement Ceremony.
Upper School math teacher Amy Dykes was named the 2023 Liz Peters Master Teacher during the Commencement Ceremony held May 20, 2023.
Congratulations to Coach Donna Pixley who was named The Advocate Star of Stars Girls Coach of the Year and senior standout Rhaia Davey who was named Star of Stars for volleyball at the annual awards ceremony on May 22.
The Dunham School honored 2023 distinguished award recipients, Amy and Brad Dutruch, Heather Augustus, and Jacob Zumo ’07, at the Founders Dinner held on Saturday, April 29.
The Baton Rouge State Fair Foundation presented a $10,000 check to The Dunham School on Monday, April 17, 2023, in honor of Roy Carnegie’s years of volunteer service to the organization, including his tenure on the Board of Directors of the Greater Baton Rouge State Fair.
A groundbreaking ceremony took place on Wednesday, March 29, to mark the beginning of construction for a new, state-of-the-art lower school playground.
The Dunham School is pleased to announce that Meagan Meyers has been named the new head coach for volleyball.
The Dunham Upper School Choir earned a sweepstakes trophy for the third consecutive year at the Louisiana Music Educators Association District IV Competition.
Dunham Head Volleyball Coach Donna Pixley has announced her decision to retire at the end of the 2022-2023 school year.
Actors DeAundre Woods and Meghan Dawson visited Brittany Carroll's Upper School choir class where they inspired Dunham fine arts students and offered insight on pursuing a career in the arts.
Senior James Baldwin who claimed the LHSAA Division III State Championship for the 220 lb. weight class on Saturday, February 11, 2023.
Four more Tiger athletes were celebrated during a special ceremony held February 1, 2023, in the competition gym where they each signed letters of intent to compete at the collegiate level next fall.
The Dunham School is excited to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School (ADS) for 2022-2025 for its use of innovation and technology to transform teaching and learning. Dunham has been an ADS continuously since 2011.
The Dunham Tigers will play in the Division III StateChampionship on Friday, December 9 at 3:30 pm at the Superdome in New Orleans. To make it possible for Tiger fans to attend the game, December 9 will be an e-day.
The Dunham Lady Tigers Volleyball Team has claimed the Division III State Championship Title.
Tiger athletes Grant Cohn '23 and Rhaia Davey '23 have signed letters of intent to pursue their chosen sport at the college level.
Four Dunham alumni -- David Fleshman '04, Tre Nelson '14, Thomas Tyler '04, and Jacob Zumo '07--have been recognized as some of Baton Rouge's brightest young leaders, innovators and business professionals in the 2022 Forty Under 40 class.
The Dunham School is proud to announce that two members of our athletics staff have earned Louisiana Coach of the Year Honors, HillaryMorris as 2021-2022 NFHS Louisiana Boys Swimming Coach of the Year and Aaron Nasers as 2021-2022 NHSACA Louisiana Boys Cross Country Coach of the Year.
Dunham seniors have be named National African American Recognition Program Scholars by the College Board
Twenty-six Dunham students have been nationally recognized as 2022 Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars by the College Board.
Five Dunham seniors have achieved National Merit recognition.
Lady Tiger volleyball setter Caylin Pixley '23 reaches 2000+ assists milestone.
Sophomore Samuel Jeter Raises $23,000 for St. Jude with Battle of Bands Fundraiser
The Dunham School is pleased to welcome Stanley Johnson to our athletic program as the new head coach for girls soccer.
Stellar performances through the spring season landed our best Tiger athletes on 2022 All-Metro team squads announced this summer.
Jordyn Minor '23 has been named as the first recipient of the Warren J. Wilson Greater Baton Rouge State Fair Scholarship.
The Dunham team had a great week exploring creativity and innovation in learning at the national ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) education conference this summer.
Former Tiger football player Anthony Safford '20 has been selected as a 2022 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar.
Tiger sprinter and the 2022 2A State champion in the 100 m dash Jordyn Minor' 23 is one of 225 Magazine's "Rising Stars."
During the Commencement Ceremony, four special awards recognize graduating seniors who not only have demonstrated excellence in academics, athletics and the arts, but have done so in a way that exemplifies the mission of The Dunham School.
The Class of 2022 Valedictorian Devyani Vij and Salutatorian Joshua Harris were honored as the top of their class during The Dunham School’s Commencement Ceremony held Saturday, May 21 at Healing Place Church.
Middle School history teacher Rob Sullivan was named the 2022 Liz Peters Master Teacher Award winner.
The Dunham School is proud to announce that Lisa and Gary Gilbert were inducted as the first members of The Dunham Legacy Society at the Founders Dinner on April 29, 2022.
Two-time Division IV State Boys Singles champion Michael Dudley ’22 was honored as the “best of the best” in boys tennis by The Advocate at the 2022 Star of Stars event held May 23, 2022.
The Dunham School community is proud to recognized the 2022 Distinguished Award winners who were recognized at the inaugural Founders Dinner on April 29.
The Dunham School is pleased to announce that the National Merit Scholarship Corporation has named senior Joshua Harris as a 2022 National Merit Scholar.
Tiger Tennis player Michael Dudley '22 wins second straight Division IV State Tennis Singles title, securing State Runner Up team trophy for Dunham boys tennis,
The Dunham School is proud to announce that senior Kennedy Morgan is the recipient of a $1,500 scholarship awarded by the Neighbors Capital Area Foundation.
Congratulations to track and field stars John Walker McDonald '22 and Jordan Minor '23 who claimed individual state championship titles at the 2A State Track Meet on May 6.
Dunham held ribbon-cutting ceremony for newly renovated Carpenter-Randall College Counseling Suite.
Haley Carville has been named as the next Director of the McKay Academic Center.
Dunham seniors Joshua Harris and Devyani Vij have been named as 2022 National Merit Finalists.
Nancy Little has joined the The Dunham School staff as Director of Alumni and Corporate Fundraising.
Former Tiger Jordan Wright '19, now standout player for the Vanderbilt Commodores named 2022 SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year.
Columbia-bound Devyani Vij '22 has created the perfect financial tool for today's teenagers.
The Winter 2022 edition of the Dunham Literary Journal is now online.
The Baton Rouge Metro Council commemorated Dunham's 40th anniversary by formally recognizing the school’s four decades of service to the children and families of Baton Rouge.
Senior Gabe Bostick used his theatrical talents to create and script a "Hamilton-inspired" program to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Middle School students experience the joy of serving others through holiday projects.
The Dunham boys cross country team won their first 2A State Cross Country championship.
Dunham's boys swim team sets records to finish as 2021 Division IV State Runner Up.
Wes Dunaway has joined the staff as Director of Maintenance and Operations.
Dunham swimmer Patrick Murphy '22 has been named to the 2021 USA Swimming All-America team.
Young superheroes tackle STEAM challenges at Lower School Innovation Night.
Dunham NJHS chapter elects new officers for 2021-2022 school year.
Four Dunham students have been designated as National African American Recognition Scholars by the College Board.
Six Dunham seniors have earned National Merit recognition.
Eighteen Dunham students have been nationally recognized as 2021 Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars.
Dunham rolls past Parkview 28-14 as senior running back Kalante Wilson '22 bounces back from injury with 36 carries for 166 years and two touchdowns.
Derek Stingley Jr. '19 named as a preseason 1st-team All- American by the Associated Press.
Early in his junior season, Tiger running back Kalante Wilson '22 suffered a devastating, season ending injury. With grit and hard work, Kalante has battled back, ready to make this season something special.
Ciara Martin joins the Dunham development team as Director of Annual Giving.
Tiger basketball star Carlos Stewart '21 selected as 2021 Gatorade Louisiana Boys Basketball Player of the Year.
All five Tiger distance runners walked away with at least one state Championship title at the 2021 2A State Track Meet.
Three Dunham fourth graders won awards in the Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection and Restoration Act's Wetlands Writing Contest.
Special Commencement awards recognize graduating seniors who have demonstrated excellence in academics, athletics and the ares in a way that exemplifies the mission of The Dunham School.
Class of 2021 Valedictorian Rhett Greer and Salutatorian Raveena Vij were honored during The Dunham School Commencement Ceremony held May 22, 2021.
Lower School teacher Tiffinie Burychka Named 2021 Master Teacher during the Commencement Ceremony held May 22,2021.
Samuel Jeter '25 creates music video, complete with original music and lyrics, for Greek history project.
In addition to bringing home the Division IV Boys State Tennis trophy, members of the team also claimed the state singles and doubles titles.
The Dunham School is pleased to announce that Hilary Morris has been named head coach for girls basketball.
The Dunham chapter of the National Honor Society inducted 73 new members in a double induction ceremony including students who qualified in 2020 and those who qualified in 2021.
We are pleased to announce that, after a conducting a national search and considering a number of qualified candidates, Chad Myers '97 has been named the next boys basketball head coach.
Tiger Carlos Stewart '21 Selected as LSWA Mr. Basketball 2021
Head Basketball Coach Jonathan Pixley announces his retirement at the end of the school year.
Tiger guard Carlos Stewart '21 and Head Coach Jonathan Pixley net top honors on the 2021 LSWA 2A All State basketball team
In response to the growing demand for high quality instruction for younger children, The Dunham School is pleased to announce the August 2021 opening of the Dunham Early Childhood Center, a new preschool program for two-year-old students. Dunham alumna and current teacher Morgan Gremillion Barkas '09 has been named director.
Lady Tiger Kibi Huggins signs national letter of intent to play collegiate volleyball at Southeastern Louisiana University
Professional dancer and choreographer Brian Watson taught recent Masterclass for Dunham dancers.
Carlos Stewart Lifts Dunham to Division III State Title In Comeback Against Newman
World class musician Warren Wolf, Jr. inspires young Dunham musicians during Masterclass.
Virtual convocation honors fall sports athletes.
Tiger golfer Owen Lejeune '30 is prepping for US Kids Golf World Championship tournament this summer.
Fifth graders finish study of life cycle with butterfly release.
Tiger runners had great showing at 2021 Division II State Indoor Track Championship.
Kelly DeRossette promoted to Director of Development. Ashley Istre joins staff as Special Events Coordinator.
The Dunham chapter of the National Junior Honor Society elects new officers.
The Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (LCPA) recently honored Director of Finance and Operations Grady Hazel for his remarkable contribution to the CPA profession by establishing a scholarship in his name.
Middle School students packed and delivered 212 Operation Christmas Child boxes bound for Africa.
Lady Tiger clinched their first tournament championship in program history at the BRSC High School Kickoff tournament.
US Art teacher and Dunham alum Nicole Cotten Callac '08 created the original artwork that graced the cover of In Register's "Women With A Cause" issue.