Durham Unified School District Re-Opening Plan

July 22, 2020By DUSD OfficeCovid-19, DUSD

Durham families, We realize these are very challenging times for all of us, and especially uncomfortable for parents trying to make the best educational decisions for their children. We assure you the Durham Unified School District is working hard to build the best plan possible to keep our students and staff safe while providing the … Read More

Summer Feeding Program

June 5, 2020By DUSD OfficeFood Service

Summer Feeding Program FREE meals for children under 18 all summer long! Breakfast and LunchJune 8th – August 14thMondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays11:00am – 12:30pm Locations:Chapman ElementaryCitrus ElementaryLittle Chico Creek ElementaryChico Jr. HighBidwell Jr. High

Warmline Phone/Text Support

June 1, 2020By DUSD OfficeHealth and Wellness

Durham Unified has Created a Warmline: A Warmline is a phone number people can call to get support and/or learn about available mental health and family resources relevant to them or their loved ones. Any parent, guardian or student can call or text the Warmline. Durham Unified Warmline: 530-433-9109- This number will connect you to Ms. Amy … Read More

Counseling Resources Available

May 5, 2020By DUSD OfficeHealth and Wellness

Dear Durham Families, The Durham Unified School District fosters a culture that promotes the health, safety, and well-being of students, and parents. In an effort to continuously support this commitment, the District has approved an agreement with Care Solace.  Care Solace is an online resource with a live 24X7 concierge line meant to assist individuals … Read More

Resilience Letter

May 5, 2020By DUSD OfficeHealth and Wellness

Hello Durham Unified Community, The well-being of our students and their families is important to DUSD and we want to provide helpful information that supports the mental health and wellness of our community. These next few weeks you will receive newsletters on various topics including resilience and self-care. Each newsletter will include resources and contact … Read More

Covid-19 Food Services Announcement April 20

April 20, 2020By DUSD OfficeCovid-19, Food Service

Durham Families,Durham Unified School District will be serving FREE meals to all students. No paperwork or information required. Meals will be served at Durham High School and at the Front of the FoothillMobile Park in Butte Valley. DHS served from 11:00-12:30Foothill MHP from 11:30-12:30 PARENTS MAY PICK UP THE MEALS FOR THEIR CHILDREN.Meals will be … Read More

Covid-19 Update April 11

April 11, 2020By DUSD OfficeCovid-19

Durham Community –As the students and staff complete four weeks of distances learning and take a Spring Break, I am looking back at all that they have accomplished. After the sudden closure of all schools in California, the Durhamteachers were asked to develop “distance learning” plans for students for a few weeks which soon changed … Read More

Covid-19 Update April 1

April 1, 2020By DUSD OfficeCovid-19

Durham Families, In collaboration with other Butte County School Districts and on therecommendation from Governor Newsom and State Superintendent of Schools, Tony Thurmond, there has been a decision to close school districts sites throughout Butte County for the remainder of the school year.Durham Unified School District continues to be committed to providing a high quality … Read More

Covid-19 Update March 31

March 31, 2020By DUSD OfficeCovid-19

DUSD Families and Staff,This is Superintendent Joanne Parsley. Due to the President’s recommendation/orders to continue social distancing and to not gather in groups of 10 or more, the Butte County Office of Education issued a press release stating that all Butte County School facilities (including Durham Unified) will be closed to in-person instruction through the … Read More