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
March 26, 2020 Durham Family and Friends, As the Interim Superintendent of Durham Unified School District, I wouldlike to share with you just some of the amazing work our staff is doing. Inthese uncertain times it is so refreshing to see the dedication, selflessnessand work ethic that I am witnessing throughout the District. Teachers andAdministrators … Read More
Dear Parent or Guardian, Durham Unified School District Food Services will provide an opportunity for families to pick up a grab and go style lunch for children 18 and under. This will occur Monday-Friday, beginning March 19 – April 9th between 11:30-12:30 at the following location: Durham High School Snack Window (located in the quad … Read More
DURHAM SCHOOL FAMILY, SCHOOL CLOSURE EXTENDED THROUGH FRIDAY, APRIL 17 *The Butte County Office of Education just announced that all Butte County schools (including Durham Unified School District) will be closed through Friday, April 17. We want our families to be the first to know so you can begin to plan for the extended closure. … Read More
DURHAM SCHOOL FAMILY, Thank you for coming together during this difficult time. Currently, we arewaiting for further direction from the Governor’s Office and the StateSuperintendent of Public Education. For the high school, CIF is meeting tomorrow, March 17th, to determine thestatus of the spring sports season. We will keep you informed of alldecisions. Our concerns … Read More
Corona Virus Letter to Parents and Community: After much deliberation and consultation with school leaders around the county, as well as consultation with our Public Health Officer, the County Superintendent of Schools, Mary Sakuma, has made the recommendation to close all schools in Butte County effective Monday March 16 through Friday March 27,2020. All Durham … Read More
March 13, 2020 Corona Virus Letter to Parents and Community:The Durham Unified School District is continuing to closely monitor theoutbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout the state and moreimportantly here in Butte County. As of today, March 12, 2020, ButteCounty has zero COVID-19 cases. As always DUSD’s first and mostimportant priorities are the well-being and safety … Read More
March 4, 2020 Dear Durham Unified Community, Understandably, we are hearing much concern from parents and staff regarding the Coronavirus. The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19 or Coronavirus) is a virus recently identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, and is now being spread widely in other parts of mainland China.Coronavirus cases have now been identified in … Read More
If you are looking for fun virtual field trips to take your student(s) on check out our Student Resource page for many fun links to places like the Louvre, National Parks, Disney, Broadway and many more.
We are proud to have been distinguished as a 2019 California Exemplary District by the California Department of Education. Read more about this award in this California Department of Education News Release.