The Dunham School Closed on April 18

Due to the increased threat of severe weather and possible tornadic activity, The Dunham School will follow the EBR school system and close tomorrow, Thursday, April 18. Middle and Upper School Field Day activities will be rescheduled for a later date. Please know that the safety of our students, their families, and [...]

Dunham Upper School Publishes New Issue of Literary Journal

The new issue of the Dunham Literary Journal, Volume 1.2 is here. Senior Ireland Coates’ painting, “Sacrifice” provides the opening image for the online literary journal. To access the current issue, go to This second edition includes works of fiction, poetry and visual art submitted by 30 Upper School [...]

Dunham Artist Selected As Semifinalist for Dufour Scholarship

Junior Ciara Venable has been selected as a semifinalist for the Paul A. Dufour & Julia Dufour Richardson Scholarship, awarded by the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, which provides assistance for exceptional high school students  to attend private classes with recognized professional artists in the Greater Baton Rouge area.  [...]

Tigerbots Team Brings Home First Place Trophy

Two Dunham Tigerbots teams—Tigerbots 1 (3rd/4th grade) and Tigerbots 2 (5th/6th grade)—competed in the Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit South Louisiana (RARC SOLA) contest held recently at Catholic High School.  Tigerbots 1 Wins First Place Congratulations to the  Tigerbots 1 team of Brody Burychka, Alex Gustafson, Jack McKearn, Charlie Myers and [...]

Kyle Bove Named Director of Alumni Relations

The Dunham School is pleased to announce the appointment of Kyle Bove as Director of Alumni Relations. Kyle will begin his new position on May 1, 2019. In this role, Kyle will manage alumni programming and outreach efforts to build relationships with alumni and create meaningful avenues for them to [...]

National Junior Honor Society Inducts 29 New Members

The Dunham School chapter of the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) recently inducted 29 new Middle School members in a brief ceremony held in the Brown-Holt Chapel Arts Center. Newly inducted NJHS members include  8th graders Lawson Boudreaux, Chloe Byrd, Tanvi Dhaka, Jackson Ford, Lyndsey Joseph, and Simone Riley; 7th [...]