Welcome to Durham Middle School
Dr. Patricia Alford, Principal
Matt Schaefer, Assistant Principal - Gold/White
Sandy Cox, Assistant Principal - Green
Thomas Panter, Administrator

Our school day starts at 8:50 AM each day. 
The building opens
to students at 7:50 AM.  There is no supervision available before 7:50 AM.  Please help us keep our students safe by dropping off AFTER 7:50 AM each morning!
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Summer Reading


Durham Middle School's Summer Reading Assignment is specific to each grade level.  Please click the link below to print the assignments and rubrics.  Due dates are provided on each.  

*Note:  Students can read any fiction and
non-fiction book of their choosing,
appropriate to their reading level. 


Rising 6th Grade
 Fiction
Nonfiction

Rising 7th Grade
Fiction
 Nonfiction
 
Rising 8th Grade
Fiction
Nonfiction

In addition, each student has an optional
opportunity this summer to participate in the

Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge
,
a free online reading program that invites children
to log their reading minutes to help set a new world record for summer reading. The goal this year for schools around the world is to break last year’s reading world record of 304,749,681 minutes! 
A parent letter with individual student logins will be mailed home with our report cards. 
 

For assistance with your child's summer reading username, please contact your public library or contact Scholastic at 1-800-SCHOLASTIC.



FREE ACCESS TO DIGITAL BOOKS ALL SUMMER!

myON Reader has partnered with the Get Georgia Reading Campaign to provide every child in Georgia FREE access anytime, anywhere to a library of more than 8,000 enhanced digital books with multimedia supports— over the entire summer!

These digital books really bring stories to life and provide audio support that creates a truly magical experience for kids and teens, making the joy of reading fun for all!

Go to: http://thefutureinreading.myon.com/GetGAREADING

Login information:

School Name: Get Georgia Reading 
Username and password: read​



Summer Math

Please click on the links below to print your Summer Math Packet.

Rising 6th Grade

Rising 7th Grade

Rising 8th Grade

Coordinate Algebra   - Coming soon!

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The Durham PTSA is gearing up for 2015-2016
and we need YOUR help! 

Email durhamptsa2015@gmail.com to get involved.
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Durham Middle
School Strategic Plan


 

Help Durham When You Shop!

 See how you can support Durham Middle School
when you buy groceries!

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Blackboard Connect Parent Info
Durham uses a phone out and email out system.  Please use the attached document to change your account settings.  You will need your child's Cobb County ID number.

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Durham Middle School Dress Code
Click on the following link to view the dress code.
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Medication Forms

Over the Counter     Prescription Medication

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Durham Middle School Jr. Beta Club
For information about the Durham Beta Club,
Click here.
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